Or is he? The mortal shell called Rudy Ray Moore passed away on 19 October after 81 years on earth. But this remains:
What if he is dead? It only means that Petey Wheatstraw, the Devil's Son-in-Law, has gone to claim what's rightfully his. He's the godfather of the eternal, infernal disco, now, and we who remain are only living off his leftovers. His like may not be seen again.