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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: Johnson, Luther
Date: 1988
Description: Luther Johnson with Jimmy Boleman will be at Blind Willies, May 20 and 21

View of guitarist Luther Johnson on stage with Jimmy Boleman in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.04.66

Luther "Guitar Junior" Johnson is a blues singer and guitarist. He has performed with Magic Sam and with Muddy Waters' band from 1972 to 1980. Johnson fronted his own band, the Magic Rockers, and he won a Grammy Award in 1985 for Best Traditional Blues Album for his part in Blues Explosion.

Local identification number: ahc158004066a.jpg

Subjects: Musicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Musicians--Georgia | Musicians | Musical instruments--Georgia--Atlanta | Musical instruments--Georgia | Musical instruments | Music--Georgia--Atlanta | Microscopes--Georgia--Atlanta | Johnson, Luther | Boleman, Jimmy | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Virginia Highland (Atlanta, Ga.) | Georgia
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305, 2009
Original Material: Southline Press, Inc. Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/southline,214

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Southline Press, Inc. Photographs