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Koko Taylor 1928-2009

The powerful blues singer Koko Taylor, who died yesterday after complications from surgery for gastrointestinal bleeding, never seemed particularly torn between the demands of Saturday night and Sunday morning. As she told Ben Manilla in Dan Aykroyd’s Elwood’s Blues, “Everyday I’d look forward to that 15 minutes on the radio listening to the blues. My…