...hot 50's Rock'N'Roll...far to crazy in his time???
Born Eskew Reeder (1935-1986) - Esquerita did not only sing but also played piano, helped
by PAUL PEEK (from Gene Vincent group) he got signed by Capitol Records in 1958.
Some singles and his only original album (released 1959) got released through Capitol, but
did not sell. Other 45s he got on release through Brunswick, Minit, Okey, Motown or Speciality.
He played with LITTLE RICHARD, JIMMY HENDRIX, GENE VINCENT and DR.JOHN ..only to
name a few.
Style: Raunchy Rock N Roll ;
Little Richard ; Gene Vincent ; Jimi Hendrix ; Neville Brothers ; Dr.John ;
Esquerita - vocals, piano;
Jou South, Jerry Reed, Paul Peek, Vincent Mosley - guitars;
Tony White - bass; Ricardo Young - drums; + unknown sax player;
Rockin the Joint
This Thing called Love
Please come on Home
I got a Lot to learn
What was wrong
Sweet Skinny Jenny
Dew Drop Inn
Little Richard Interview