Rolling Stone Mag: The Drifter album stream and article

Years before becoming the go-to organist for ZZ Top and Jimmie Vaughan, Mike Flanigin paid the bills as a lead guitarist. He'd play pick-up gigs and weekly shows in Austin, occasionally hitting the road as a sideman for touring groups like the Red Devils. One night back home in Texas, he was playing with the house band at Antone's Nightclub when he began eyeing a Hammond B3 organ that occupied a corner of the venue's stage.