Alan Lomax

Muddy Waters and Son Sims.

Today in Music: January 31st (“Baby, Scratch My Back”)

Music history and highlights that happened on January 31st… from the birthplace of the blues… and rock n’ roll. (featured image on this article’s frontispiece is Muddy Waters and Son Sims about the same time as Alan Lomax first recorded Muddy) 1797:  Franz Peter Schubert (“Unfinished Symphony”) born in Vienna, Austria. 1901:  Anton Checkov play […]

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