Category Archives: Mose Allison

My Mom’s Birthday — March 22, 1908

Thanks to catman916 for the You Tube That was Somewhere Along The Way by Nat King Cole. The song was written by “Kurt Adams” (Jimmy Van Husen) and lyric by Sammy Gallop in 1952. It was probably a Nelson Riddle … Continue reading

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Memphis Country Blues — Memphis Jug Band; Memphis Minnie; Maria Muldaur

You Tube Thanks RagtimeDorianHenry That was the Memphis Jug Band with On the Road Again.  On the Road Again was recorded September 11, 1928 and released on the Victor label. The Memphis Jug Band was active from the 1920’s to … Continue reading

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Mose Allison (11-11-1927 11-15-2016) Rest In Peace

You Tube thanks to Rodney Radalj I was deeply saddened to learn yesterday that Mose Allison died November 15 of this month. I don’t get too many chances to feature a performer who I actually saw live in person, so … Continue reading

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