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Shuggie Otis.

Listen Shuggie Otis On World Cafe WXPN

October 4, 2013 – The blues musician performs songs from Wings of Love, his first new album in nearly four decades. WXPN


Shuggie Otis' Inspiration Information was first released nearly 40 years ago.

Read Shuggie Otis: 40 Years Later, Still An 'Inspiration'

June 4, 2013 – New generations continue to discover the reclusive soul singer-guitarist's most acclaimed album.


Shuggie Otis' Inspiration Information/Wings of Love comes out April 16.

Read First Listen: Shuggie Otis, 'Inspiration Information/Wings Of Love'

April 7, 2013 – A deluxe reissue of Otis' 1974 cult classic includes a generous assortment of unreleased material.

Read Hammock Jams: Party In Your Backyard

June 17, 2009 – Gather up some loved ones and a pitcher of iced tea, and let these songs set the tone.

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