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Artist: Wells, Junior
Title: Blues Hit Big Town
Format: LP
Label: DELMARK  ( http://www.delmark.com/ )
Catalog Number:640
Barcode:038153064013 itemnumber=1000002412
Price: $21.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BLUES
Release Date: 5/6/2016
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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Blues Hit Big Town contains the historic first recordings of Junior Wells. Junior was still a teenager at the time of the first session and between sessions replaced Little Walter in the Muddy Waters band. In a Down Beat review Pete Welding said "In their power, directness, unerring taste and utter consistency of mood, these may well be the most perfectly distilled examples of Wells' music ever recorded, taking their place alongside of those of Waters, Walter, Wolf and other masters of the period. Five stars." Blues Hit Big Town captures genius emerging from one of the greatest blues personalities and harmonica players of all time.(Previously deleted:3/1/03. Original release date:4/1/92)

Track Listing
 1. 
[3:03] Hoodoo Man

 2. 
[2:49] Better Cut That Out

 3. 
[2:52] Junior's Wail

 4. 
[2:25] Tomorrow Night

 5. 
[3:13] Lovin' Blues

 6. 
[2:22] Eagle Rock

 7. 
[2:53] Blues Hit Big Town

 8. 
[2:38] Lawdy! Lawdy!

 9. 
[3:13] Early In The Morning

10. 
[2:26] Throw This Poor Dog A Bone

11. 
[3:17] So All Alone

12. 
[2:36] Blues Hit Big Town


Performers on this Album
Junior Wells: vocals, harmonica
Louis Myers: guitar
Elmore James: guitar [1-6]
Johnnie Jones: piano [1-6]
Dave Myers: bass guitar [1-6]
Fred Below: drums [1-6]
Muddy Waters: guitar [7-12]
Otis Spann: piano [7-12]
Willie Dixon: bass [7-12]
Odie Payne, Jr.: drums [7-12]
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: LP         
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