Monday, February 28, 2011

Eddie Kirkland dies in crash

Bluesman Eddie Kirkland, 88, was killed Sunday morning in an automobile accident in Florida. The Jamaican-born singer-harmonica player-guitarist had moved to Detroit as teenager and played with John Lee Hooker and Otis Redding, among many others.

Kirkland, who later relocated to Macon, Georgia, was still actively performing.

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