Maddy Waters

Maddy Waters

American bluesman, who is considered the founder of the Chicago school of blues.
Robert Johnson? No, I didn't know him, personally.More Maddy Waters quotes [07/18/2011 04:07:59]
Now that I'm gettin' old enough to get some money, I'd like to have some money. I don't get much made, I need to conquer a big chunk of money. Not quit playin' but quit playin' so hard.More Maddy Waters quotes [07/18/2011 04:07:19]
That Mississippi sound, that Delta sound is in them old records. You can hear it all the way through.More Maddy Waters quotes [07/18/2011 04:07:24]
There's no way in the world I can feel the same blues the way I used to. When I play in Chicago, I'm playing up-to-date, not the blues I was born with. People should hear the pure blues - the blues we used to have when we had no money.More Maddy Waters quotes [07/18/2011 04:07:40]
Oh, I started out young. They handed me a cotton sack when I was about 8 years old. Give me a little small one, tell me to fill it up. I never did like the farm but I was out there with my grandmother, didn't want to get away from around her too far.More Maddy Waters quotes [07/18/2011 04:07:40]

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