Chester Arthur Burnett, a.k.a. Howlin’ Wolf, was born on this day one hundred and five years ago. Here he is performing “How Many More Years,” God knows when.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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