Milton Hopkins & Jewel Brown: Milton Hopkins & Jewel Brown
Two Texas veterans. Milton Hopkins' career began in 1950. During the ,50s and ,60s, he worked with Grady Gaines, on and off. From 1971 til 1980 he was the rhythm guitar player in B.B. King 's band. Jewel Brown began to sing professionally in 1948. She worked with several jazz orchestras, and she was featured with Louis Armstrong's band from 1961 to 1969. Together, they have recorded a fine set of cool urban blues and r&b, backed by a stellar group of players. JEWEL BROWN - voc, MILTON HOPKINS - gtr, MIKKE KELLER - gtr, NICK CONNOLLY - pno, KAZA KAZANOFF - sax, JOHNNY BRADLEY - bass, JASON MOELLER - drums.