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Encyclopedia > Wayne Bennett (blues guitarist)

Wayne Bennett was a blues guitarist. He was born on December 13, 1933 in Sulphur, Oklahoma and died on November 28, 1992 in New Orleans Louisiana. He worked with prominent blues musicians such as Bobby Bland, Boxcar Willie, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker and Elmore James. For the emotional state, see Depression (mood). ... Steve Howe playing lead guitar for Yes in 1977 A guitarist is a musician who plays the guitar. ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1933 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Sulphur is a city located in Murray County, Oklahoma. ... Oklahoma is a South Central state of the United States (with strong southern, western and midwestern influences) and its U.S. postal abbreviation is OK; others abbreviate the states name Okla. ... November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... New Orleans is the largest city in the state of Louisiana, United States of America. ... State nickname: Pelican State Other U.S. States Capital Baton Rouge Largest city New Orleans Governor Kathleen Blanco (D) Official languages None; English and French de facto Area 134,382 km² (31st)  - Land 112,927 km²  - Water 21,455 km² (16%) Population (2000)  - Population 4,468,976 (22nd)  - Density 39. ... Bobby Blue Bland (born January 27, 1930) is an American singer and was an original member of The Beale Streeters. ... Boxcar Willie (September 1, 1931 – April 12, 1999; real name Lecil Travis Martin) was an American country music singer who sang in the hobo music style. ... Buddy Guy Buddy Guy (born George Guy, July 30, 1936 in Lettsworth, Louisiana) is an American blues music and rock music guitarist, as well as a singer. ... John Lee Hooker John Lee Hooker (August 22, 1916 – June 21, 2001) was an influential American blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter born in Clarksdale, Mississippi. ... Elmore James album cover Elmore James (January 27, 1918 – May 24, 1963) was an American blues singer and guitarist. ...

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