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Chicago blues

form of blues music indigenous to Chicago, Illinois

The Chicago blues is a form of blues music that developed in Chicago, Illinois by adding electrically amplified guitar, drums, piano, bass guitar and sometimes saxophone to Delta blues.

Chicago blues
Stylistic originsDelta blues, instrumentation
Cultural originsEarly twentieth century: US
Typical instrumentsElectric guitar, Harmonica, Drums, Piano, Bass guitar, Saxophone
Fusion genres
Rock and roll, Rock music

Important Chicago blues musiciansEdit

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