Having decided that his choice of instrument was limiting his opportunities for work, he joined Little Hudson's Red Devil Trio as a drummer; it would remain his primary instrument.
By 1959 he was working on an occasional basis with, arguably, the most important figure in the Chicago blues field, Muddy Waters, and by 1961 had replaced Francis Clay as the singer's full-time drummer.
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" (1956), and worked, too, with Johnny Shines and Arthur "Big Boy" Spires".
He was born in Helena, Arkansas, home to the world's longest-running daily radio show, King Biscuit Time on KFFA.
Hosted by "Sunshine" Sonny Payne, it gave prime exposure to a number of important blues musicians, including Robert Nighthawk and Sonny Boy Williamson II.
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We're told that many of the best business ideas are developed in the pub, and this is where we were in 2006, mulling over the changing perception of online dating sites and their increasing popularity in urban areas, when we came up with the idea for Muddy Matches.