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Book: Chicago Calling

Chapter: Got My Mojo Working

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.37104


1962 pt1: Now seen as the as the birthplace of British Rhythm & Blues and the Rolling Stones, the Ealing Club will forever be remembered as ‘the Cradle of British Rock Music.’ Keith Richards says, “Cyril Davies and Alexis Korner got a club going, the weekly spot at the Ealing Jazz Club, where Rhythm & Blues freaks could conglomerate. Without them there might have been nothing.”

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  • D. Todd Allen ( - dtallen) 'Music journalist and scholar'