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Memphis Jug Band

Memphis Jug Band
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Genre: Blues, Country, Folk
Group Members: Memphis Minnie, Casey Bill Weldon, Tewee Blackman, Charlie Burse, Hattie Hart, Jab Jones, Hambone Lewis, Charlie "Bozo" Ni..., Charlie Pierce, ...See All
Biography: One of the definitive jug bands of the '20s and early '30s, this seminal group was comprised of Will Shade, Will Weldon, Hattie Hart, Charlie Polk, Walter Horton, and others, in various configurations. Guitarist/harpist Will Shade formed the Memphis Jug Band in the Beale Street section of Memphis in ...Read full biography