Tag: Alligator Records

Rufus Thomas

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Rufus Thomas, “Walking the Dog”

“His music … brought a great deal of joy to the world, but his personality brought even more, conveying a message of grit,...

Soul Serenade - Charles Brown

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Charles Brown, “Please Come Home For Christmas”

R&B pioneer Charles Brown released a Christmas classic in 1960...

Soul Serenade - Professor Longhair

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Professor Longhair, “Go To The Mardi Gras”

Professor Longhair's music is the sound of Mardi Gras...