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Artist: Wheeler, James
Title: Ready!
Format: CD
Label: DELMARK  ( )
Catalog Number:719
Barcode:038153071929 itemnumber=1000030631
Price: $15.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BLUES
Release Date: 6/5/2009
Availability: In Stock
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This 1997 recording was James Wheeler's debut as leader. James had played guitar in the bands of Otis Rush (for seven years), B.B. King, O.V. Wright, Billy Boy Arnold, Otis Clay, Mississippi Heat and Willie Kent. "The Chicago native and prolific songwriter exudes a relaxed, knowing authority...simple, grounded, no-nonsense blues from the soulful elder with a milk chocolate voice." - JazzTimes With Billy Flynn, guitar; Ken Saydak, piano; Bob Stroger, bass; Vern Rodgers, drums; Golden "Big" Wheeler, harmonica (on two songs); and guest vocalist Gloria Thompson-Rodgers. Features eleven original compositions and covers of "I'm Just Your Fool" and "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl". (Previously deleted:4/1/06. Original release date:3/24/98)

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