Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown
04/18/1924-09/10/2005 in Vinton, LA


Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown (April 18, 1924 – September 10, 2005) was an American musician from Louisiana and Texas. He is best known for his work as a blues musician, but embraced other styles of music, having "spent his career fighting purism by synthesizing old blues, country, jazz, Cajun music and R&B styles". His work also encompasses rock and roll, rock music, folk music, electric blues, and Texas blues. ... (see more)