Bernie Pearl is really a local Angeleno who learned the blues through the music artists who frequented the fabled Ash Grove (a folk and blues membership work by Pearl’s sibling Ed), including Lightnin’ Hopkins and Mance Lipscomb. The Bernie Pearl Blues Music group started in 1984, with Robert Lucas on harmonica. Harvey “Harmonica Extra fat” Blackston changed Lucas in 1986, resulting in the start of an extended and fruitful relationship. Extra fat’ witty tracks and on stage radar magnetism is certainly captured on Live at Cafe Lido, an record originally intended being a demonstration. The popular for the Live at Cafe Lido record led Extra fat and Pearl to create Bee Bump Information, with its initial release being I PUT to obtain Nasty. Pearl confident Extra fat to are an acoustic duo, launching Two Minds Are Better in 1995. The next season, they released Blow Fats Daddy Blow!, focused on the storage of Extra fat’ wife and civil privileges activist Johnnie Tillman.