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J.J. Cale

J.J. Cale

John Weldon Cale, professionally known as J.J. Cale, was an American singer-songwriter, recording artist and influential guitar stylist. Though he deliberately avoided the limelight his influence as a musical artist has been widely acknowledged by figures as diverse as Mark Knopfler, Neil Young and Eric Clapton who described him as “one of the most important artists in the history of rock”. He is considered to be one of the originators of the Tulsa Sound, a loose genre drawing on blues, rockabilly, country, and jazz influences. Many songs written by Cale have been recorded by other artists including "Magnolia" by Beck; "I Got The Same Old Blues" by Captain Beefheart ... more on Wikipedia

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