I came across this Howlin’ Wolf clip last night and it’s just astounding.
I can only imagine what it must have been like to see him perform in his physical prime. Is it possible to be intimidated by the blues?
“For me, I want to be the favorite. The underdog, it does not matter if you lose, because no one was expecting anything out of you. The favorite, you have those expectations, but you kind of go in and work. I would not want it any other way. I want somebody to expect something out of me. So I can go in to work, grind, and hopefully, we can win one more game next year.” — Jake Fromm, Dawgs247, 6/24/18