Harmonica Almanac – May 18
Rock bass guitar and harmonica player George Alexander was born on this day in 1946. Alexander played with the band, The Flamin’ Groovies during the 1980’s.
Blues harmonica player Andy Santana works out of the San Francisco Bay area and has performed with Jimmy Rogers, Willie Dixon, Angela Strehli and many other Blues Greats. Santana was born on this day in 1951.
Blues singer and harmonica player Good Rockin’ Charles Edwards came to Chicago in 1949 and was soon working in the city’s Blues scene. He worked with quite a few of the city’s Blues greats, but didn’t start recording until 1975. Edwards died on this day in 1989.
That’s it for today. Have fun and practice!