” We used to play the Savoy Ballroom, and we always had a boogie tune in the set. Bands like Tommy Dorsey used to do a little boogie woogie. The big bands. “


” We didn’t let a night go by that we didn’t play. “


” My family was a Christian family. But I had to get to Kansas to play the blues. “


” I had listened to Joe Turner. When they’d book Joe there, I’d play the blues behind him. “



All 4 Jay McShann Quotes about Play in picture


We used to play the Savoy Ballroom, and we always had a boogie tune in the set. Bands like Tommy Dorsey used to do a little boogie woogie. The big bands.
We didn


My family was a Christian family. But I had to get to Kansas to play the blues.
I had listened to Joe Turner. When they
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