Top Hound Dog Taylor Albums
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Hound Dog Taylor - Give Me Back My Wig
Hound Dog Taylor - Give Me Back My Wig
[2013]
Live At Joe's Place
Live At Joe's Place
[2009]
Release the Hound
Release the Hound
[2004]
Deluxe Edition: Hound Dog Taylor
Deluxe Edition: Hound Dog Taylor
[1999]
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Theodore Roosevelt “Hound Dog” Taylor (April 12, 1915 - December 17, 1975) was an American blues guitarist and singer. Taylor was best known for his raw vocal style and searing slide guitar, using a cheap Teisco guitar to great advantage. Named after President Theodore Roosevelt, Mississippi-native Taylor took up the guitar when he was 20 years old. He made a few appearances on Sonny Boy Williamson's fabled KFFA King Biscuit Time radio broadcasts out of Helena, AR, before coming to Chicago in 1942. It was another 15 years before Taylor made blues his full-time vocation, though. Taylor was a favorite on the South and West sides during the late 50s and early 60s. It's generally accepted that Freddie King copped a good portion of his... read more