2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: Home of the Blues

Paul Oscher

Thursday, March 17
8:00PM - 8:40PM

305 E 5th St


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Paul Oscher

Former Muddy Waters Blues Band member, Blues Singer and multi-instrumentalist (harmonica, guitar and piano) Paul Oscher first came to national attention as a member of the great Muddy Waters Blues Band from 1967-1972 and was the first Caucasian member of the group. Paul lived in Muddy’s house on Chicago’s South Side and shared the basement with blues piano player Otis Spann. Paul played the Chitlin’ Circuit and recorded with Muddy for the legendary Chess Records Company. Paul traveled the world with Muddy. Besides Muddy, Paul has performed and/or recorded with T-Bone Walker, Otis Spann, John Lee Hooker, Johnny Young, Johnny CopeIand, Louisiana Red, Big Mama Thornton, Victoria Spivey, and others. In 2003 he was featured playing harmonica, guitar. and singing on Hubert Sumlin's Grammy Nominated Album, "About Them Shoes," along with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, and Levon Helm. In 2006 he collaborated with Mos ...

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