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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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Known For

Family Meeting
Family Meeting Himself
Comeback Louisiana
Red and Blues


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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)
 1977 Whistle Test (TV Series)
- Episode #7.7 (1977) ... Themselves

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