Ep. 56: Canned Heat & the Death of Alan “Blind Owl” Wilson


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You may have heard of Janis Joplin or Kurt Cobain of the "27 Club", but now it’s time to meet Alan “Blind Owl” Wilson from Canned Heat! The Dolls will tell you all about how Canned Heat got started, their success at Woodstock, Blind Owl’s issues with his band cofounder Bob “The Bear” Hite, and his struggles with depression and addiction.

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