365 Days of Song Recommendations: Nov 18

Preacher Boy
Nov 19 · 2 min read
Roll ’Em Pete-Big Joe Turner

Roll ’Em Pete—Big Joe Turner

I don’t know why, but it feels like no one really talks about Big Joe Turner anymore. And that’s crazy. He might be the single most important person in the history of rock n’ roll. He’s like the Forrest Gump of American music—he was there for everything. He’s the throughline from Kansas City jazz to jump blues, and to rhythm and blues and rock and…