Big Mama Thornton - Big Mama-The Queen Of Monterey

 (Limited Edition on Colored Vinyl)


Label:

Arhoolie Records

Genre:

Blues

Product No.:
AARH 10321
Availability:
Back Ordered
Category:

Vinyl Record





Edition limited to 500 copies on gold-colored vinyl

Big Mama Thornton was one of the greatest blues shouters of all time. Her music has influenced the likes of Janis Joplin and Elvis, who would later cover songs originally recorded by Big Mama. She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1984. In 1966 she joined up with the Muddy Waters Blues Band to cut a classic album of down home shoutin' blues for Arhoolie Records. Tracks include "Bumble Bee", "I'm Feeling Alright" and "Life Goes On."

Musicians:
Muddy Waters, guitar
Otis Spann, piano
James Cotton, harmonica
Sammy Lawhorn, guitar
Luther Johnson, bass
Francis Clay, drums



Side 1
1. I’m Feeling Alright
2. Sometimes I Have A Heartache
3. Black Rat
4. Life Goes On
5. Everything Gonna Be Alright

Side 2
6. Bumble Bee
7. Gimme A Penny
8. Looking The World Over
9. I Feel The Way I Feel
10. My Love

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