We Lost Another Blues Legend

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109057850 We Lost Another Blues Legend

Willie “Big Eyes” Smith, the drummer for the Muddy Waters Band passed away at age 75. We won a Grammy Award back in February with Pinetop Perkins, who also played with Muddy Waters.

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Willie “Big Eyes” Smith a harmonica player by trade, switched to the drums when he joined Muddy Waters’ band.  Here’s a video of Willie on harmonica.

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