Rayfield "Guitar Slim" Jackson

Vocals, Guitar

Date of Birth:  May 11, 1935    Houston, TX

Date of Death:  August 1, 2009    Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  Houston National Cemetery

                          10410 Veterans Memorial Drive

                          Houston, TX 77038

Has Marker:  Yes

Grave Location:  Section T1, Site 370

                            29° 55' 49" N / 95° 26' 49" W

SELECTED RECORDINGS

Saturday Night at Rockerfeller's: Live Texas Blues Party, 1992, Collectables (COL-5288)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Gallaher, Edwin, “Houston Scene,” Living Blues, July/August 1998, issue 140, volume 29, no. 4, pp. 50-51.

Govenar, Alan. Meeting the Blues – The Rise of the Texas Sound. New York: Da Capo Press, 1995.

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

Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.

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