17 Apr 2010

Access All Areas: Mose Allison

From Access All Areas, 5:00 pm on 17 April 2010

During his career Mose Allison has been covered by the likes of the Who, Leon Russell, Bonnie Raitt, Tom Waits, John Mayall, Georgie Fame, Elvis Costello and Van Morrison. Even the Clash. Mose was not only known for his skills as a pianist, but soon his way with words earned him the reputation as "the William Faulkner of jazz." For Access All Areas Trevor Reekie talks to Mose Allison, one of the original hipsters of 'cool'.