Eddie Shaw, wearing a straw fedora, closes his eyes as he stands behind a microphone and blows into a tenor saxophone that has a microphone pointed as its bell on Beale Street, Memphis, for the W.C. Handy Awards.
Steve "Mr. Microphone" Cox of the blues band, Four Fried Chickens & a Coke, sings into a microphone wearing a fedora and a lame shirt. Sherry "The Chick" Oswald is visible behind Steve blowing into a saxophone.
Snooky Pryor, one of the national acts at the 1st Annual Acoustic Showcase of the Kansas City Blues Society, from his left, wearing a bowler hat, smiles into a microphone he's holding with his left hand.
Mojo Buford, from the left, wearing a leather fedora, closes his eyes as he blows into an amplified harmonica he clutches in his hands on Beale Street, Memphis, for the W.C. Handy Awards. His guitar strap has the letters of his name embossed on it.