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* DrinkOrder: Clyde orders a Coca-Cola from a speakeasy, in spite of all the alcohol clearly lined up behind the bar. [[spoiler: Good thing, too, as the alcohol was a trap to catch anyone who might break the town's laws against drinking.]]


In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officially back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'', still published by Kodansha.

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In 2014 2014, what many thought it was impossible happened, the happened. The series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officially back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'', still published by Kodansha.


''Me and the Devil Blues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, and years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine unfortunately declared the series as finished, leaving it where the author left.

In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officially back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'' but still published by ''Kodansha''

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''Me and the Devil Blues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, and years later publisher ''Kodansha'' Kodansha and ''Afternoon'' magazine unfortunately declared the series as finished, leaving it where the author left.

In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officially back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'' but 3rd'', still published by ''Kodansha''
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* CutShort: Official word of Kodansha as of late is that the series is finished, the SeriesHiatus is over... in the worst way possible.

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* CutShort: Official word of Until 2014, Kodansha as of late is that declared the series is finished, ending the SeriesHiatus is over... in the worst way possible.possible. Obviously, not the case anymore.


''Me and the Devil Blues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine declared the series as finished, sadly it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.

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''Me and the Devil Blues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately and years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine unfortunately declared the series as finished, sadly leaving it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.
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* PurposefullyOverpowered: When a shotgun is fired in this manga, it can blow a man's arm off.

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* PurposefullyOverpowered: PurposelyOverpowered: When a shotgun is fired in this manga, it can blow a man's arm off.


''MeAndTheDevilBlues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine declared the series as finished, sadly it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.

In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officialy back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'' but still published by ''Kodansha''

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''MeAndTheDevilBlues'' ''Me and the Devil Blues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, "Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine declared the series as finished, sadly it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.

In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officialy officially back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'' but still published by ''Kodansha''''Kodansha''



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In 2014 what many thought it was impossible happened, the series had its first new chapter in 8 years since the hiatus, the series is officialy back, now on ''Young Magazine the 3rd'' but still published by ''Kodansha''


* CharacterTics: Clyde tends to slick his hair back when he's trying to keep his cool.



* CharacterTics: Clyde tends to slick his hair back when he's trying to keep his cool.



* TheScapegoat: RJ is forced to play this role when [[spoiler: Clyde Barrow kills one of the farmers]].



* TheScapegoat: RJ is forced to play this role when [[spoiler: Clyde Barrow kills one of the farmers]].



* UncleTomfoolery: Mostly averted, surprisingly enough. RJ's sister Bessie and her husband Granville are almost [[EthnicScrappy Ethnic Scrappies]], but they even out by the time the series [[GrowingTheBeard Grows the Beard]].



* UncleTomfoolery: Mostly averted, surprisingly enough. RJ's sister Bessie and her husband Granville are almost [[EthnicScrappy Ethnic Scrappies]], but they even out by the time the series [[GrowingTheBeard Grows the Beard]].

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* UncleTomfoolery: Mostly averted, surprisingly enough. RJ's sister Bessie and her husband Granville are almost [[EthnicScrappy Ethnic Scrappies]], but they even out by the time the series [[GrowingTheBeard Grows the Beard]].

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* JerkWithAHeartOfJerk: Mr. Sanders doesn't have a moment in the manga in where hes not being a complete jackass.


* ShowTheForehead: Clyde keeps his hair slicked back. You know when he's starting to crack when his hair starts getting loose.


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-->''"My name is the Blues. And tonight, and every night, I go forth to meet my friend."''

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''MeAndTheDevilBlues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] RobertJohnson and the titular song, MeAndTheDevilBlues. RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine declared the series as finished, sadly it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.

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''MeAndTheDevilBlues'' (''Ore to Akuma no Buruuzu'', if you really need to know) is a horror manga by Akira Hiramoto [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory based on the life of blues musician]] RobertJohnson Music/RobertJohnson and the titular song, MeAndTheDevilBlues."Me and the Devil Blues". RJ, an aspiring musician, makes a DealWithTheDevil that makes him the greatest blues musician around at the cost of... well, see for yourself. RJ later finds himself wandering the countryside with a new-found companion, Ike, and later [[Film/BonnieAndClyde Clyde Barrow]]. Unfortunately, bad luck seems to follow him everywhere, and he finds himself with more than a few enemies as well. A lushly illustrated series. The series was put into a hiatus in 2006, unfortunately years later publisher ''Kodansha'' and ''Afternoon'' magazine declared the series as finished, sadly it ends where the author left; if it ever comes back it won't be in the same print.

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