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Memphis Slim

Willie Dixon records his debut album : ‘Willie’s Blues’ with…

Willie Dixon’s ‘Willie’s Blues’ is his debut album recorded on December 3, 1959 with Memphis Slim on piano and released the same year by Prestige Bluesville. Track Listing : 1.Nervous (Willie Dixon) – 03:15 . 2.Good Understanding (Willie Dixon) – 02:15 . 3.That’S My Baby (Willie Dixon) – 03:22 . 4.Slim’S Thing (Memphis Slim) – […]

The Rolling Stones release their twenty third album : ‘Blue &…

‘Blue & Lonesome’ by The Rolling Stones is their twenty third (British) album featuring only cover versions of blues songs. Track Listing : 1.Just Your Fool (Buddy Johnson) – 02:16 . 2.Commit A Crime (Howlin’ Wolf) – 03:38 . 3.Blue And Lonesome (Memphis Slim) – 03:07 . 4.All Of Your Love (Magic Sam) – 04:46 […]

We remember Memphis Slim

February 25, 1988 – Mr.Memphis Slim, American blues pianist & singer with a distinctive streak of white hair passed away in Paris aged 72. He is remembered.

Maybe(s)

From ‘Maybe This Time’ to ‘Tomorrow May Never Come’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Strict Jazz with a bit of Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Uncertainties‘. It has Steve Tyrell, Duke Ellington, Louis Jordan And His Orchestra, Jack Teagarden and many more.

Boogie Me!

From ‘Spann s Boogie’ to ‘Saint-Louis stomp’ , we have mixed 22 ‘True Swing‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Boogie Woogie‘. It has Speckled Red, Blind John Davis , Dave Brubeck, Memphis Slim and many more.

Hundred

From ‘Blue Seven’ to ‘Six bridges to cross’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Sum Of Numbers Equals 100‘. It has Dianne Reeves, Benny Carter, Paul Desmond, Memphis Slim and many more.

The Blues of House

From ‘One Room Country Shak’ to ‘Red House’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Blues‘ tunes around the theme of ‘The House and Other Rooms‘. It has Bessie Smith, John Lee Hooker, Pink Anderson, Lonnie Mack and many more.

Jive Talking

From ‘I Want To Rock’ to ‘Dont jive me’, we have mixed 18 ‘Swing Music‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Jive‘. It has Sarah Vaughan, June Richmond, Louis Prima, Memphis Slim and many more.