Here's a little fact about Les Paul that you might not know: rock icon Steve Miller is Les Paul's godson. In this hour, Steve talks about his memories of his legendary godfather and Paul's underappreciated role in shaping 20th-century music.  Read more
Normally we don't think of jazz and the blues as things that are all that racy or raunchy. But at least in the early days, they sure could be.  Read more
 

 

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