Very little of interest happening Friday, leading to the inevitable -- a Saturday that's ridiculous (even with one less show than anticipated).
Though known as a Chicago blues artist, L.V. Banks spent a number of his formative years in St. Louis.
Born in St. Louis in 1935, Malcolm Frager took up the piano at an early age, moving to New York at age 14 for six years of study, eventually attending Columbia University.
A pretty remarkable musician, James "Bat" Robinson was born in Louisiana in 1903 but raised in Memphis.