Been playing now for 49 years, started when I was 19 in 1966 ! Was compelled by The Holy Spirit in my heart that Spring while listening to a band in Peidmont Park, Atlanta, GA my hometown ! Please Like my music on the YOUTUBE Too !!!
What was the first concert you ever went to?
James Brown in 1966 at the Atlanta Municipal Auditorium ! His singing and power of performance and the tightness of his band was simply AWESOME !!!
What gear do you use?
M. Hohner's Marine Band, Special 20, Crossover, Super Chromonica, 64 Chromatica and Polyphonia (straight line bass harmonica). Custom Mike A JT-30 By Johnny Ace, 4 Bugera's 5 Watts 8" Speakers Stacked !!! My favorite piece is "FLYING SAUCER" by Little Walter, oh and my Mentor Big Walter Horton's solo on Jimmy Rodgers "Your The One" !!! is AWESOME !!!
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
Just to meet other "Harmonica Kats & Kittens" has me Psyched !!! Love meet other players !!!
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
My Parents Mr. Ellis & Mrs. Vera Dixon Jr. !!! As they were in every Record Club that existed in the 50's & 60's so I grew up listening to music from All Over The World !!!
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Dr. Dixon Bh.D "The Blues Physician" 1966-present
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
MUD Morganfield & Big Bill Morganfield The Sons of Blues Icon MUDDY WATERS !!! Though I played with MUDDY WATERS every time He came to Atlanta since 1967 It was always my hearts desire to be MUDDY WATERS Next Great Harpman, but my good friend Jerry Portnoy got the call and proved himself Great ! So to play with "MUD" and "BIG BILL" Would Be AWESOME !!! Oh yeah Fred Kaplan's great west coast Blues would be AWESOME TOO !!! All "Hollywood Fat's & William Clarke connections, do some duets with the great Billy Branch, Al Blake, Phil Wiggins, Sugar Blue, Rod Piazza, Kim Wilson, Rick Estrin and many other "Rockin' Harmonica Kats & Kittens" !!!
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?