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Originally released as Big Bill Broonzy in the UK in 1956, this classic blues album is reissued with its 1958 American artwork and title. Born Lee Bradley Conley, the revered blues musician Big Bill Broonzy first picked up performing at the early age of 10, playing a violin made from a cigar box. He switched from fiddle to guitar in the 1920s, after returning from a two-year World War Two service in Europe, and immediately leaving his home in