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Napoleon "Chico" Chism

May 23, 1927 - January 28, 2007

Chico Chism, Emory, and more Fine Art.

Chico Chism, legendary 'blues drummer, singer and song writer'.

His impressive credentials includes being "Howlin' Wolf's" last touring drummer.

Painting; "14th Street Players" created by; Lynne Avril

Photography (02/06/04) courtesy of; Lynne Avril

February 8, 2003

6th Annual "Phoenix Drum Gathering" drum show

Phoenix, AZ

November 10, 2002

Phoenix Blues Society "Blues Showdown"

"Rhythm Room", Phoenix, AZ

Emory Grodek @ 'break time' New Years Eve 1999, San Antonio, Texas.

Rogers Red Onyx Dyna-sonic snare drum

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October 1997, San Antonio, TX

Beginnings of

October, 1995, Phoenix, AZ, "Percussive Arts Society Annual Show"

Gene Krupa, Steve Gadd, Emory Grodek

photo by Professor Ron Fink

More to come!