Date of Birth: April 23, 1929 Houston, TX
Date of Death: February 21, 2008 Houston, TX
Place of Burial: Cremated
That's Your Booty, TA2 Records (11 61382)
Keeping Big Band Blues Alive, Sawdust Alley Records (no #)
The House Is Burning, Sawdust Alley Records (TCT 5052)
True Blue, Top Cat Records (TC02932)
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______. Texas Blues: The Rise of a Contemporary Sound. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2008.
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Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.