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Full Name: William Bunch
Description: Pianist,Guitarist, USA
Known For: Wheatstraw began recording in 1930
Instruments: Piano, Voice
Music Styles: Blues
Location: United States of America
Web Site: http://www.cascadeblues.org/History/PeetieWheatstraw.htm
Date Born: 21st December 1902
Location Born: Ripley, Tennessee, United States of America
Date Died: 21st December 1941
Location Died: St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Car struck by train
Summary: On his records Wheatstraw is occasionally heard playing guitar, but he usually took to the piano and required a guitarist to play with him—among his collaborators were Kokomo Arnold, Lonnie Johnson, Charley Jordan, Papa Charlie McCoy and Teddy Bunn, in addition to pianist Champion Jack Dupree.
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