Lonnie Lyons

Vocals, Piano

Date of Birth: September 29, 1926    League City, TX

Date of Death:  August 12, 1953    Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  Golden Gate Cemetery

                         8400 Hirsch Road

                         Houston, TX 77016

Has Marker:  Yes

Grave Location: Block 1 Space 4 17s

                          29° 50' 10" N / 95° 19' 23" W

SELECTED RECORDINGS

Far Away Blues / Flychick Bounce, Freedom Recording Company (1507)

Neat And Sweet - Part 1 / Neat And Sweet - Part 2, Freedom Recording Company (1512)

Helpless / Down In The Groovy, Freedom Recording Company (F 1519)

Betrayed / Sneaky Joe, Freedom Recording Company (F 1523)

I Need Romance / I'm Waiting Baby, Sittin' In With (566)

Boogie Uproar: Texas Blues And R&B 1947-1954, JSP Records (JSP7758)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Govenar, Alan. Lightnin’ Hopkins – His Life and Blues. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2010, p. 294, no. 47.

Leadbitter, Mike and Kurt Mohr. "The Unknowns (no. 18): Lonnie Lyons," Blues Unlimited, no. 37, October 1966, p. 13.

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