From Bob Corritore
- RIP Wesley "Junebug" Jefferson 3/23/1944-7/22/2009: This sad news just in from Roger Stolle: Iconic Clarksdale blues singer/bassist/bandleader Wesley "Junebug" Jefferson passed away yesterdae Jefferson. He would go on to play with Frank Frost, Sam Carr, David "Pecan" Porter, Robert "Bilbo" Walker, Little Jeno Tucker, Super Chikan, Willie Foster, Big Jack Johnson, and many others before fronting his own band and working regularly throughout the south. His first recordings appeared in 1970 on the compilation Coahoma the Blues on the Rooster Blues record label. He would later release the self-produced Delta Blues Live from the Do Drop Inn, and most rM for MississippiBlues Music Award be greatly missed. For an in-depth bio on this great musician by Scott Barretta, click here.