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Listen: Bluesman CeDell Davis' 'Catfish & Cornbread'

Listen: Bluesman CeDell Davis' 'Catfish & Cornbread'

Whether singer and guitarist CeDell Davis is literally the “Last Man Standing” among rural Delta blues players, as the title of his forthcoming album puts it, he belongs to an undeniably exclusive club.

At 88, Davis is about to release a collection of songs that shines a spotlight on his earthy growl of a voice, though he now leaves the guitar playing to the younger cohorts backing him on this one (specifically Squirrel Nut Zippers founder Jimbo Mathus, who also produced "Last Man Standing").

Pop & Hiss is premiering “Catfish & Cornbread,” a track from the sessions recorded by and large live in the studio with a band that also includes Zippers bassist Stu...

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