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Otis Taylor's career in music performance and recording has taken a circuitous path. Born in Chicago 1948, and growing up in Denver after his family relocated there, he began listening to blues and folk-blues in his teens. Through Denver's Folklore Center, he began to play the blues. By 1977, though, he "retired" from music and had a successful antiques business. He returned to music when he was nearly 50, and having immersed himself in the history of the folklore of… read more

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  • "I think we're all here because of Public Enemies" - no (2) The first time I've seen his stuff was in the ending credits song from the movie "Shooter" (2007) From that moment on I became an instant fan. His music is powerful and amazing!
  • AjlekaHgep: Nice reference to the Doors but does not belong to Otis Taylor. Try to respect the talent this man has - and how terrible it would be if he was 'dead and gone'.
  • Poor Otis dead and gone Left me here to sing his song
  • Echt gut..................................
  • All Hail The King!
  • Anyone know where I can download or buy and of his live performances other than grabbing videos from YouTube? Message me.
  • "Definition of a Circle" is amazing. DON'T just listen to "10 million honkies." Bitch what??? Like them there dang ol' Mess'kin Cowgirls.
  • Ten Million Slaves <3 [3]
  • They gave an amazing gig in Warsaw. Awesome guys.

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