Jimmy "Louisiana" Dotson

Vocals, Guitar, Drums

Date of Birth:  October 19, 1933    Ethel, LA

Date of Death:  March 26, 2017    Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  CREMATED


Looking For My Baby / I Wanna To Know, Zynn (No. 511)

Oh Baby / I Need Your Love, Rocko Records (45-516)

Search No More / Feel Alright, Home of the Blues (244)

The Legendary Jay Miller Sessions, Vol. 3: Rooster Crowed For Day, Flyright Records (FLY LP 518)

The Legendary Jay Miller Sessions, Vol. 42: Baton Rouge Blues, Flyright Records (FLY 607)

Baton Rouge HarmonicaFlyright Records (FLY 614)


Dansby, Andrew. ​"Blues player Jimmy Dotson dies," Houston Chronicle, Monday, March 27, 2017. 

     https://www.chron.com/entertainment/music/article/Blues-player-Jimmy-Dotson-dies-11030048.php. Accessed December 23, 2018.

Hawkins, Martin. Slim Harpo Blues King Bee Of Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016.

Larkin, Colin. Virgin Encyclopedia Of The Blues. London: Virgin Books, 1998.

Piper, Julian. Blues From The Bayou: The Rhythms of Baton Rouge. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing, 2017.

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