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Super Blues (1968)

Artist: Bo Diddley
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Format: CD
Sku: 257207306
UPC: 664425406122
UPC 14: 00664425406122
Release Date: 11/19/2013
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Song Listing

Disc 1
Song Title
1. Long Distance Call
2. Who Do You Love
3. I'm A Man
4. Bo Diddley
5. You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover
6. I Just Want To Make Love To You
7. My Babe
8. You Don't Love Me

Album Notes and Credits

Notes & Personnel Info
Muze PNote Full performer name: Bo Diddley/Muddy Waters/Little Walter.
Muze PNote Personnel: Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters (vocals, guitar); Little Walter (vocals, harmonica); Cookie Vee (vocals, tambourine); Buddy Guy (guitar); Otis Spann (piano); Sonny Wimberley (bass); Frank Kirkland (drums).
Muze PNote Recorded in Chicago, January 4, 1967. Originally released on Checker (3008). Includes liner notes by Andy McKaie and original release liner notes by Terry Vail.
Muze PNote Audio Remasterer: Michael Sampson.
Muze PNote Liner Note Author: Terry Vail.
Muze PNote Recording information: Ter Mar Studios, Chicago, Illinois (01/1967).
Muze PNote This is the first of two super session albums that Chess produced in the late '60s. Time has been a bit kinder to this one, featuring Muddy, Bo Diddley and Little Walter, than the one cut a year later with Howlin' Wolf standing in for Walter. It's loose and extremely sloppy, the time gets pushed around here and there and Little Walter's obviously in bad shape, his voice rusted to a croak and trying to blow with a collapsed lung. But there are moments where Bo's heavily tremoloed guitar sounds just fine and the band kicks it in a few spots and Muddy seems to be genuinely enjoying himself. Granted, these moments are few and way too far between, but at least nobody's playing a wah-wah pedal on here. ~ Cub Koda

Engineer: Doug Brand; Ron Malo

Compilation Appearances

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Muze Music Compilations Cadillac Records (Music from the Motion Picture)
Muze Music Compilations Cadillac Records (Music From The Motion Picture) ( Deluxe Version)
Muze Music Compilations Best Of Chess:original Versions Of So
Muze Music Compilations All Time Greatest Blues Songs
Muze Music Compilations Duane Allman's Jukebox

Associated Artists and Works

Diddley, Bo
Guy, Buddy
Rogers, Jimmy (Blues)

Technical Info

Music Release Date Release Date : 11/25/2013
Music Original Release Date Original Release Date : 1968
Music CatalogId Catalog ID : GET 54061CD
Music Label Name Label : Get On Down
Music Number of Discs Number of Discs : 1
Music Studio or Live Studio/Live : Studio
Music SPAR code SPAR Code : n/a
Music UPC UPC : 00664425406122

Product Attributes

Product attributeArtist:   Diddley,Bo
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