The Stomp The Blues Out of Homelessness Festival has announced their much-anticipated lineup for the non-for-profit festival's third annual event!
Songwriter George Jackson, co-author of "Old Time Rock and Roll" and hundreds of other soul, rock and rhythm and blues tunes, has died. He was 68.
"Luther was one of the all-time greats," Trout continues, "and it was just an unbelievably potent thing to watch him perform. Just the energy and commitment that guy had, he was one of a kind. We played together once, at the Jazz Fest that year, and just as we walked offstage, somebody pointed a camera and we hugged and smiled.
On July 6, 1974, the Mississippi-Delta bluesman was a star attraction...