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Junior Wells

Junior Wells Junior Wells was a harmonica player from the south side of Chicago. Considered one of the best, he jammed with all the blues greats. He also enjoyed a lengthy recording career of his own. He died of cancer … Continue reading

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Johnny “Guitar” Watson

Johnny “Guitar” Watson Johnny “Guitar” Watson was a moderately successful blues plucker who made his first recording in 1953. In 1957 he wrote and recorded “The Gangster of Love” which became his signature tune. He got the funk-fever and in … Continue reading

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Junior Walker

Junior Walker Junior Walker was saxophone player for the group “Junior Walker and the All-Stars” who enjoyed a string of hits in the mid to late sixties with “Shotgun” and “What Does It Take (To win your love?). He also … Continue reading

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Gene Vincent

Gene Vincent In 1956 “Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps” recorded and released “Be-Bop-A-Lula” which went on to sell over 200,000 copies and eventually became a fifties rock-n-roll classic and established Gene as a teenage idol. His follow-ups sold fair … Continue reading

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