SOU-146187

Sonny Boy Williamson Down and Out Blues + 14 Bonus Tracks

8,26 €

Product details

INCLUDES 14 BONUS TRACKS

This quintessential CD includes Sonny Boy's complete debut long play, the fabulous Down and Out Blues, originally released in 1959 in the Chess Records subsidiary label Checker. It's one of Williamson's finest albums, accompanied by such Chicago blues legends as Muddy Waters, Jimmy Rogers, Robert Lockwood, Jr., Willie Dixon, and Otis Spann. In addition to the orginal masterpiece, this remastered collector's edition also contains 14 bonus tracks, including a bunch of hard-to-find sides taped between 1958 and 1961. All of thesegreat recordings forever changed the sound and style of the blues harmonica, making this an indespensable set for any blues devotee.

PERSONNEL:

SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON, vocals and harmonica, plus:

Muddy Waters, Jimmy Rogers, Robert Lockwood, Jr. (guitar),
Willie Dixon (bass), Otis Spann, Lafayette Leake (piano)
Fred Below (drums), among others

Recorded in Chicago, between 1955 and 1961

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET

TRACKS:

01. DON'T START ME TO TALKIN'
02. I DON'T KNOW
03. ALL MY LOVE IN VAIN
04. THE KEY (TO YOUR DOOR)
05. KEEP IT TO YOURSELF
06. DISSATISFIED
07. FATTENING FROGS FOR SNAKES
08. WAKE UP BABY
09. YOUR FUNERAL AND MY TRIAL
10. “99”
11. CROSS MY HEART
12. LET ME EXPLAIN

BONUS TRACKS:
13. LET YOUR CONSCIENCE BE YOUR GUIDE
14. YOUR IMAGINATION
15. NINE BELOW ZERO
16. THE GOAT
17. UNSEEING EYE
18. TEMPERATURE 110
19. BORN BLIND
20. LONESOME CABIN
21. TOO CLOSE TOGETHER
22. TRUST MY BABY
23. STOP RIGHT NOW
24. IT'S SAD TO BE ALONE
25. THE HUNT
26. ONE WAY OUT

Référence: SOU-146187
Label: Soul Jam
Code du label: 600865
Format: CD
Nombre de disque(s): 1
EAN: 8436559460163