When: Sat., March 23, 2-4 p.m. 2019
In the mid-1950s, Lester was on the margins of the Louisiana blues scene. According to Rolling Stone . Lester's career took off when he found a seat next to Lightnin' Slim on a bus transporting Slim to an Excello recording session. At the studio, the scheduled harmonica player did not show up and Lester filled in. He soom followed Lightnin Slim to Pontiac Mi where he would make his home.