Born: March 20, 1937
Eddie Shaw - tenor saxophone, composer, bandleader, Bluesman
Eddie Shaw has done just about everything in the blues business. Heâ€™s been a sideman, singer, bandleader, songwriter, arranger, producer and tavern owner. In most of those roles, he has worked on behalf of other artists. The whole West Side blues scene benefited from Eddieâ€™s efforts, which included acting as bandleader and manager for the late Howlinâ€™ Wolf from 1972 to 1975. After working for years behind the scenes, Eddie stepped out on his own...