I’ll put a spell on you

…and while I was working on the Jazz Festival project today I followed a musical path (via Nina Simone if you’re asking) back to one of my all time fave guys.

What a song.  What a performer.  What an awesome loon for the ages.

I give you… Screamin’ Jay Hawkins…

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2 thoughts on “I’ll put a spell on you

  1. Around Barnseys heyday they started being oiled up, musclebound gents with Billy-Ray super mullets.

    I seem to remember one honking along with him and Tina to ‘Simply the Best’ at the rugby grand final one year…

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