Muddy Waters

The Best of Muddy Waters (772240 LP)

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The Best of Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters

Waxtime

8436559464093

LPS 152693

772240 LP

BLUES

1

LP 12,39 €

4 1/2 STARS ALL MUSIC GUIDE

This edition presents a who’s who of the Chicago blues from the 1960s. Featured here are such talents as Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Howlin’ Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson II, and Willie Dixon, performing at the peak of their careers. This WPOA live radio broadcast was emceed in the early 1960s by local disc jockey Big Bill Hill at Chicago’s intimate Copacabana Club. (When the album was reissued in 1967, it was retitled Blues from Big Bill’s Copacabana.)

PERSONNEL:

SIDE A [1]: Muddy Waters (voc), Willie Dixon (voc),
Jarrett Gibson (ts), Donald Hankins (bs), Otis Spann (p),
Buddy Guy (voc & g), Jack Meyers (b), Fred Below (d).

SIDE A [2] / SIDE B [1, 3 & 5]: Muddy Waters (voc),
Jarrett Gibson (ts), Donald Hankins (bs),
Otis Spann (p), Buddy Guy (g), Jack Meyers (b),
Fred Below (d).

SIDE A [3] / SIDE B [4]: Buddy Guy (voc& g),
Jarrett Gibson (ts), Donald Hankins (bs),
Otis Spann (p), Jack Meyers (b), Fred Below (d).

SIDE A [5] / SIDE B [2]: Howlin’ Wolf (voc)
Jarrett Gibson (ts), Donald Hankins (bs),
Otis Spann (p), Buddy Guy (g), Jack Meyers (b),
Fred Below (d).
All above tracks recorded live at the Copa Cabana Club,
Chicago, Illinois, July 26, 1962.

SIDE A [4]: Sonny Boy Williamson (voc & hca),
Lafayette Leake (org), Matt Murphy (g)
Milton Rector (b), Al Duncan (d)
Recorded in Chicago, January 1962.
[This is a studio recording with overdubbed applause]

SIDE A:

01. WEE, WEE BABY
02. SITTING AND THINKING
03. WORRIED BLUES
04. BRING IT ON HOME
05. SUGAR MAMA

SIDE B:

01. CLOUDS IN MY HEART
02. MAY I HAVE A TALK WITH YOU
03. GOT MY MOJO WORKING
04. DON’T KNOW WHICH WAY TO GO
05. (SHE’S) 19 YEARS OLD