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Louisiana Red (1932–2012)

Blues guitarist Louisiana Red was born Iverson Minter in Vicksburg, MS, in 1936. His childhood in Mississippi was not an easy one--his mother died shortly after he was born and his father was lynched by the Ku Klux Klan--and he taught himself how to play the guitar and the harmonica. He moved to Pittsburgh, PA, in 1945,but the only musical jobs he... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2005 Red and Blues (TV Movie)
 1982 Comeback
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 2007 Family Meeting (Documentary) (performer: "Backroom Delta", "Ride on Red", "It Hurts Me Too") / (writer: "Backroom Delta", "Ride on Red")
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 2007 Family Meeting (Documentary)
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CD: "Lowdown Back Porch Blues" (VCL) See more »

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Hit #117 on the Billboard Singles Charts in 1964 with "I'm Too Poor to Die" (Glover 3002) See more »

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