"Derek suggesting this song to me was what got the whole project started."
“I wanted to do a traditional blues album — all the stuff I used to play when I was younger." - Alex Dixon
When Booker performs at Chicago City Winery on November 14th for an ambitious 8 pm set, he’ll begin with a reading from Time is Tight and stick around afterwards to greet fans and autograph books.
"This track is Delta Blues meets Philadelphia old school Hip Hop."
Gip's Place became, over the years, a must-stop venue for blues musicians across the Southeast. They cited the "authentic Delta" feel of the little shack that could hold 50 people shoulder-to-shoulder.
"I hope everybody finds the song uplifting!” - Joey Sommerville aka Papa J