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Wayne Sharp & The SharpShooter Band

Rank #5 US Gulfport, MS Blues


Bio: Wayne Sharp was born in the Louisiana bayous, south of New Orleans, in the small town of Houma. His love of music starts with his mother. "She had an incredible ear and could play anything that she heard or imagined." It was an older sister, Dianna, who first put his hands on the keys. He grew... See Full Bio

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“His face painted in the back cover of the CD and the internal picture of Wayne Sharp with children, friends and family, I said absolutely nothing a physiognomic trait level, the surname awakened some vague memory… Then I started to hear the CD, the first track sounds like Wang Dang Doodle indeed is "Wang Dang Doodle”, a nice blues with hammond organ and two solo guitars and a pleasant vocione who knows how to treat the topic http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYxAHL-VjXU. Then you go deeper in the notes and see that Wayne is like some "brothers in Blues", including Lamar Williams, with whom, along with Jaimoe, had shared a band at the beginning of the 80 's, from the Allman Brothers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwPrNThQZ28. But the name that leaps to the eye is that of Michael Burks, who Sharp has shared four albums for Alligator and a dozen years on the road, as organist of his band and everything becomes clearer. Another bluesman, which makes record debut, the class is the”
—  Bruno Conti, Pubblicato in Carbonari
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Q: Um, doesn't my name come to mind? I did fill in for Gladys a few times :-)~ Still love you my bro.
A: you sent the question...thought it was a given!...btw...don t ever remember you replacing Gladys..who was he with?..he and I are still in touch...he s in lil rock...love u too....and much success to you....keep rocking it!

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