Frogtoon Music - Artist Biography For R.L. Burnside & the Sound Machine
R. L. Burnside (November 23, 1926 – September 1, 2005) was an American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He played music for much of his life but did not receive much attention until the early 1990s. In the latter half of the 1990s, Burnside recorded and toured with Jon Spencer, garnering crossover appeal and introducing his music to a new fan base in the punk and garage rock scene.
His music came from both his heart and his soul.
He knew he was good but never admitted it even to himself.
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