Billy Bizor

Vocals, Harmonica

Date of Birth:  September 3, 1914     Middleton, TX

Date of Death:  April 5, 1969     Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  Centerville/Houston?

Has Marker: Unknown

Grave Location:  Not yet located


Blowing My Blues Away, Collectables (COL CD-5225)

Lightnin' Hopkins & Billy Bizor: Wake Up The Dead!, Cicadelic (CICD-6869)


Bogdanov, Vladimir et al. (Ed.). All Music Guide to The Blues. San Francisco: Backbeat Books, 2003, 3rd Edition.

Govenar, Alan. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.

_____. Lightnin’ Hopkins – His Life and Blues. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2010.

Herzhaft, Gérard. Encyclopedia of the Blues (Second Edition). Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1997.

O’Brien, Timothy J. and David Ensminger. Mojo Hand – The Life and Music of Lightnin’ Hopkins. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2013.

Billy Bizor (l) and Lightnin' Hopkins

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