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Respected R&B writer Phil Wight has given a lengthy and detailed review of Acrobat's recent release of "The Greatest R&B Hits of 1950" in Blues & Rhythm magazine. The full t...
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Here's a selection of recent reviews of Acrobat releases in respected specialist magazines fRoots, Jazzwise, Jazz Views and Blues & Rhythm
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Fats Domino was one of the most important figures in the development and popularisation of rock ‘n’ roll, representing as he did the bridging of the previously yawning gap between the blac...
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Sam Cooke is widely recognised as the pioneer of soul music, creating the crossover between R&B and pop during the late ‘50s and hugely influential as both a performer and songwriter. He had...
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It could be argued that The Kingston Trio, even more than Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and Rambling Jack Elliott, paved the way for the whole massive folk music movement of the early 'Sixties which ...
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Eddie Fisher spent more weeks in the US Top 20 in the 1950s than any other act, and no one notched up more American Top 10 entries than the youngest, and arguably the most popular, of the early 1950s ...
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Artie Shaw was one of the most successful and highest-paid bandleaders of the swing era, but was also a brilliant and innovative musician, and an equal to Benny Goodman as a clarinettist
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