Folk music legend Leadbelly was born on this day in 1889. Though he was best known as the master of the 12-string guitar, Leadbelly could also play the harmonica.
Bluesman Jesse Lonecat Fuller had been playing music since the age of five and reportedly taught a young Bob Dylan how to play using a neckbrace. He passed away on this day in 1976.
That’s it for today. Have fun and practice!