Boogie-woogie pianist Meade “Lux” Lewis was born on this day in 1905. Here he is in a 1940s musical short–or “Soundie”–performing “Low Down Dog.”
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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