Pete Johnson’s Blast From My Past: The James Cotton Band – “100% Cotton”

Pete Johnson’s Blast From My Past: The James Cotton Band – “100% Cotton”

I have to give credit where credit is due. I owe my love of James Cotton to Victor Campanile, drummer of Shyneboxx. He was the one who told me about the core band on Muddy Waters’ “Hard Again”. That album was my real introduction to my love of the blues. When we’d listen to the record, I’d ask Victor what Muddy was saying in between lines and verses of the song. I had no idea…

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