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Hubert Sumlin


Sunday, February 13 2005

Hubert Sumlin: About Them Shoes

He was the secret weapon behind the success of Howlin' Wolf. The secret is out, and he still makes other musicians sound better than they have any right to.


Thursday, December 8 2011

Guitarist Hubert Sumlin energized Howlin’ Wolf’s hits

CHICAGO — When Howlin’ Wolf romped through “Wang Dang Doodle” or thundered in “Three Hundred Pounds of Joy,” the snarling guitar that accompanied him belonged to

Sunday, December 4 2011

Blues legend Hubert Sumlin dies at 80

Hubert Sumlin, who died of heart failure Sunday at 80, is a crucial figure whose remarkable, mercurial, breathtaking style and long-standing legacy (Jimi Hendrix and Stevie

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