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Dr. John & The Spirit Of The Bayou

on August 5, 2014 - 6:02pm

Malcolm John Rebennack, Jr. came to prominence under the moniker “Dr. John, the Night Tripper,” in the 1960s. His brand of music infused New Orleans inspired funk, jazz, blues, psychedelic rock and rhythm and blues.

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Jerry Wexler, The Godfather of R&B

on January 22, 2014 - 11:32am

Jerry Wexler worked as a producer with some of the most influential and iconic artists in music history during his tenure at Atlantic.

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The Record Man: Ahmet Ertegun, Founder of Atlantic Records

on January 16, 2014 - 12:12pm

Ahmet Ertegun dedicated his life to supporting and promoting the artists who made the music that he loved.

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The Father of the Atlantic Sound

on December 4, 2013 - 2:51pm

Find out what the hit song “What’d I Say” by Ray Charles and the atomic bomb have in common...