Coronet, May 1965, pp 138-143.


... The "blues" harmonica moves in an underground world most of the time, not in the glare of publicity. It has "in" celebrities who are little known to most people. Sonny Terry, the great folk artist, is perhaps the most legendary figure. Then there's Mel Lyman, the Grand Old Man of the "blues" harmonica in his mid-twenties, who plays in a jug band and who has started many a young man on a promising "blues" career....

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Mel Lyman