Memphis Monday - Little Walter

A fellow carphead mentioned Little Walter in a recent email discussion and I thought I would do some digging around to find some info on him. Little Walter was a Louisiana guy but spent some time in Memphis. Ultimately he landed in Chicago and is typically associated with the blues scene there. He's the only artist to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame specifically as a harmonica player. Pretty interesting character.

"My Baby Don't Stand No Cheatin'" is one of the all-time great blues songs. The standard in my opinion is Lightnin' Hopkins version, but Little Walter's take is up there too: