Fulton Allen "Blind Boy Fuller"

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Fulton Allen
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Born July 10, 1907 in Wadesboro, N.C., Allen was a prolific North Carolina blues guitarist and vocalist who recorded under the name Blind Boy Fuller, owing to blindness caused by retinal ulcers. A prime example of the Piedmont style, Fuller was one of the most popular blues performers of his time, particularly well known for his distinctive use of the resonator guitar and his upbeat, "hokum" numbers often featuring washboard performances by Bull City Red. Allen's career was cut short by his death from kidney failure and other complications in Durham, N.C., on February 13, 1941.
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MM0111-2 Blind Boy Fuller - Bad Luck Blues album art Various I Want Some Of Your Pie (as Fulton Allen and 11 more… Various - Bad Luck Blues(2xCD, Comp) Art Of Blues MM0111-2 Europe 2001 Sell This Version