CLICK! Tail Dragger is 80 today. Happy birthday! September 30, 2020 1 Comment James Yancey Jones, known professionally as Tail Dragger, was born in September 30, 1940 in Altheimer, Arkansas. Check his albums out! Read his interview with the Chicago Defender. Tail Dragger – American People Tail Dragger – Stop Lyin’ DVD: Tail Dragger – My Head Is Bald: Live At Verne’s Friendly Lounge, Chicago Tail Dragger – My Head Is Bald: Live At Verne’s Friendly Lounge Tail Dragger – Live At Rooster’s Lounge DVD: Tail Dragger – Live at Rooster’s Lounge INTERVIEW: What happened to the blues?