“WHY IS You So Rough?” was the musical query asked by Teddy Humphries with an obscure 1959 solitary. The answer may be: from the musical family members. Humphries, a pianist and vocalist, descends from a Pittsburgh brood who included, to be able of how high their particular discographical hemorrhoids are, drumming cousin Roger Humphries and a set of horn-playing uncles, Frank Humphries and Hildred Humphries. All and also a few even more scattered Humphries have already been members from the Humphries Brothers Music group, a Pittsburgh family members band institution. By himself, Teddy Humphries is definitely acknowledged by discographer Tom Lord as having demonstrated through to four recording classes between 1958 and 1962. Among these was these song, in conjunction with lots entitled “Acoustic guitar Pickin’ Fool” to get a release within the Ruler label. While drummer Roger Humphries caused Ray Charles and His Music group for a long time, the Teddy Humphries solitary represents among the family’s primary forays beyond your world of jazz, though whether this fresh kind of music was tempo and blues, stone, or rockabilly had not been a choice that were manufactured in 1959. The Ruler solitary has remained obtainable through enthusiasts, and appears to be a favorite choice for addition on different compilations.