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Johnny Clem and them

With his pianos, then keyboard, Johnny Clem kept the instrument prominent in Detroit country-western and rock’n’roll bands during the 1950s through the dawn of the 21st century.

Undecided Heart: Ralph Davis, Part Three

After playing his first gigs in Detroit, musician and songwriter Ralph Davis moved to the WSM Grand Ole Opry, where he performed for 40 years.

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