The Mississippi Sheiks were well known in their time, throughout the Mississippi Delta. Armenter “Bo” Carter is probably the most famous of the family group. He was influential to such artists such as: Howlin’ Wolf, Robert Johnson, Harry Bellafonte and even the Grateful Dead and Bob Dylan. Here’s an amazing slice of vintage American music, surprisingly well preserved.
Mississippi Sheiks – “Still I’m Travelling On” (play/download mp3)You might like: BackUpUrMusic