Funky. Rootsy. Soulful. Jammy.
Southern. Fried. Tasty. Grassy.
Original. Mississippi. Shimmy. Shake.
Van. Gregg. Gram. Lowell. Duane.
Born near the banks of the Mississippi River in Memphis, started hangin & jammin with second generation bluesmen in the fields of the Mississippi Delta. Wrote a Billboard top 20 country hit when he was 18. Signed to the Rounder/ Okratone label by blues guru Jim O'Neil. Toured the world for the next 10 years with his band opening and headlining with everyone from Bob Dylan, the Allman Brothers, Little Feat, the Blind Boys of Alabama, Widespread Panic, Wilco, Warren Haynes, David Alan Coe, Keb Mo and B B King to name a few. Has recorded 7 studio albums and one live album, "Live from Telluride." Has performed and presented on "The Handy Blues Awards" and is featured on a Mississippi Blues Trail Marker, "Livin In Lula." "A staunch interpreter of the South, not a conterfeiter. "Mohead is the best songwriter you never heard of," Bill Ellis The Commercial Appeal.