Today’s Music: Tony Joe White, Dino Danelli, Alison Krauss

Blues-country-rock singer/songwriter Tony Joe White was born today in 1943. Here are two of his compositions that were popularized by other artists, Polk Salad Annie and Rainy Night in Georgia.

Young Rascals drummer Dino Danelli pounded forth this day in 1944. Originally a jazz percussionist, Dino has been called ‘one of great unappreciated drummers in rock history.’ Here are some examples of his work.

Country fiddler, singer and songwriter Alison Krauss greeted the world this day in 1971.

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