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Johnny Shines (1915–1992)

Johnny Shines was born on April 26, 1915 in Frayser, Tennessee, USA as John Ned Shines. He was married to Candy. He died on April 20, 1992 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA. See full bio »

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 2008 The Yellow Handkerchief (writer: "My Black Mare" - as John Ned Shines)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Feel Like Going Home (2003) ... (performer: "Walkin' Blues")
 1993 All Tied Up (Video) (performer: "LONESOME WHISTLE BLUES")
 1992 The Search for Robert Johnson (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "I Believe I'll Dust My Broom", "Kindhearted Woman Blues")
 1971 The Velvet Vampire (performer: "Evil Hearted Woman" - as Johny Shines) / (writer: "Evil Hearted Woman" - as Johny Shines)
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 1971 The Velvet Vampire
Bluesman (uncredited)
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 1992 The Search for Robert Johnson (TV Movie documentary) (in memory of)
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 1992 The Search for Robert Johnson (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Blues Player

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