Blues and News, August 27, 2017: Jimmi Mayes

For today’s episode of Blues and News, I interviewed the Legendary and Amazing Jimmi Mayes! We talked about his history as a drummer working with the likes of Jimi Hendrix,  James Brown, Sam Lay, Pinetop Perkins and much more!

We also talked about his book, “The Amazing Jimmi Mayes, Sideman to the Stars”, which can be purchased at this link:

Here is the playlist from the show:

Boom Boom – John Lee Hooker

Ain’t That The Blues – Teeny Tucker

I’ve Never Found A Man To Love – Lavelle White

Sunshine Lady – Latimore

Texas Flood – Buddy Guy

Messin’ With The Kid – Jimmi Mayes

Tryin’ To Hold On – Diunna Greenleaf

You Won’t Support Me – Mill Street Depot

Eternal Life – Willie Rogers

God Is Our Creator – Dorothy Norwood

Love Trap – Jimmi Mayes

Miss Mae’s Juke Joint – Nora Jean

Turn Back The Clock – Tyrone Davis

Guitar Man – Little Milton

Someone Else is Steppin’ In – Z.Z. Hill

Shake The Sheets – Latimore

I Can’t Stand The Rain – Ann Peebles

We’ll Meet Again – John Lee Hooker


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