His new release, Drink My Wine (2012) is collaboration of some the best Memphis musicians around. There are 11 songs with 9 originals and covers of Willie Dixon's Hoochie Coochie Man and Robert Geddins' Tin Pan Alley. Special guests on the record include Grammy Winner and Music Hall of Fame inductee Wayne Jackson (trumpet) on originals Workday Blues and Too Late Baby. Wayne Jackson is best known for his work as part of the Memphis Horns whos recordings appeared on nearly every Stax Records recording, helping the label define its sound. Rodd Bland, son of legendary Bobby Blue Bland, appears on drums on the original instrumental Zilla.
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