To fix my bike, show me how to drive my first car, that kinda thing.” Mud remains extremely close with his 81 year old mother today. He doesn’t tour for more than 13 days for fear of being away from his mother if something should happen.
“The sun doesn’t shine until she wakes up,” he says. “It would break my heart, if she was to make a transition and I wasn’t there to hold her.” As Mud grew up, his father’s significance continued to grow, as a generation of young stars picked up on his blues numbers.
On , Pro Sieben launched a pay TV channel called Pro Sieben Fun.
A third channel called Pro Sieben Maxx started broadcasting on 3 September 2013.
But to Larry "Mud" Morganfield, Muddy was simply known as "Pops".