(1923 – 1977)
Big John Wrencher
Similar Artists: Snooky Pryor, Joe Carter, Blind Joe Hill Influenced By: Sonny Boy Williamson, Little Walter
* Born: February 12, 1923, Sunflower, MS * Died: July 15, 1977, Clarksdale, MS * Active: '60s, '70s * Genres: Blues * Instrument: Harmonica, Vocals * Representative Albums: "Maxwell Street Alley Blues," "Big John's Boogie," "Memphis to Maxwell"
Biography The Maxwell Street open air market was a seven- to ten-block area in Chicago that from the 1920s to the middle '60s played host to various… read more
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