Thursday, December 09, 2010

His Best (Chess 50th Anniversary Collection) Little Walter


Everyone who fancies themselves a blues harmonica player should have this one in their collection as a textbook instructional tool, while the rest of us can just bask in the glow of his genius. "Essential first purchase" doesn't even begin to describe it.

  1.  "Juke"
  2.  "Can't Hold Out Much Longer"
  3.  "Mean Old World"
  4.  "Sad Hours" Instrumental
  5.  "Tell Me Mama"
  6.  "Off the Wall" Instrumental
  7.  "Blues with a Feeling"
  8.  "You're So Fine"
  9.  "Too Late" (Willie Dixon)
  10.  "Last Night"
  11. "Mellow Down Easy" (Dixon)
  12.  "My Babe" (Dixon)
  13.  "Roller Coaster" (Ellas McDaniel) Instrumental
  14. "Hate to See You Go"
  15.  "It Ain't Right"
  16.  "Boom, Boom Out Goes the Light" (Stan Lewis)
  17.  "Confessin' the Blues"
  18.  "Key to the Highway" (Big Bill Broonzy)
  19.  "Everything Gonna Be Alright"
  20.  "Just Your Fool"

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