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Artist: Holmes, Richard "groove" & Jimmy Witherspoon
Title: As Blue As They Want To Be
Format: CD
Label: ACROBAT
Catalog Number:120
Barcode:824046512026 itemnumber=1000021578
Price: $10.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BLUES
Release Date: 01/25/2005
Availability: In Stock
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THIS ORIGINAL ALBUM FIRST RELEASED IN 1991 ON LIONEL HAMPTON'S WHO'S WHO IN JAZZ LABEL PROVED TO BE THE FINAL RECORDINGS OF HAMMOND ORGANIST RICHARD 'GROOVE' HOLMES. JIMMY WITHERSPOON HAD RECORDED ON NUMEROUS OCCASIONS WITH HOLMES, AND ON THIS OCCASION IS JOINED BY FOLK LEGEND ODETTA ON THE TRACK "LONESOME ROAD BLUES." THE SESSION FEATURES VERSIONS OF SEVERAL BLUES STANDARDS COMPOSED BY PERCY MAYFIELD AS WELL AS NEW VERSIONS OF HOLMES' BIGGEST HITS "MISTY" AND "ONSAYA JOY."

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