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As the infamous '63 American Folk Blues Festival made it's triumphant progress through Europe, stamping it's name across music history for many years to come, it left behind a body of recorded work that has for good reason seen countless reissues over the years. This one however has somehow remained a secret. Recorded live in Oberhausen, West Germany in 1963, this gem of big names and even bigger performances only saw the light of day through Alan Merson's Friday evening jazz show on local French radio in 1985 and see's Memphis Slim, Matt Murphy and Sonny Boy Williamson team up with Willie Dixon on bass and Billie Stepney on drums to bring you an unbelievable night of blues mayhem on tracks including 'In the Evening' and 'All My Love in Vain'.
As the infamous '63 American Folk Blues Festival made it's triumphant progress through Europe, stamping it's name across music history for many years to come, it left behind a body of recorded work that has for good reason seen countless reissues over the years. This one however has somehow remained a secret. Recorded live in Oberhausen, West Germany in 1963, this gem of big names and even bigger performances only saw the light of day through Alan Merson's Friday evening jazz show on local French radio in 1985 and see's Memphis Slim, Matt Murphy and Sonny Boy Williamson team up with Willie Dixon on bass and Billie Stepney on drums to bring you an unbelievable night of blues mayhem on tracks including 'In the Evening' and 'All My Love in Vain'.
730167343183

Details

Format: CD
Label: GOOD TIME
Rel. Date: 11/17/2023
UPC: 730167343183

Unissued 1963 Blues Festival (Mod)
Artist: Sonny Williamson Boy / Slim,Memphis / Murphy,Matt
Format: CD
New: Available $13.98
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Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Memphis Slim - Wish Me Well
2. Memphis Slim - I Wrote This Song
3. Memphis Slim - All By Myself
4. Sonny Boy Williamson - 99
5. Sonny Boy Williamson - Bye Bye Bird
6. Memphis Slim - in the Evening
7. Matt Murphy - Grooving on Bounce
8. Matt Murphy - Taking Off
9. Sonny Boy Williamson - All My Love in Vain
10. Sonny Boy Williamson - Your Funeral and My Trial
11. Sonny Boy Williamson - Don't Start Me Talking

More Info:

As the infamous '63 American Folk Blues Festival made it's triumphant progress through Europe, stamping it's name across music history for many years to come, it left behind a body of recorded work that has for good reason seen countless reissues over the years. This one however has somehow remained a secret. Recorded live in Oberhausen, West Germany in 1963, this gem of big names and even bigger performances only saw the light of day through Alan Merson's Friday evening jazz show on local French radio in 1985 and see's Memphis Slim, Matt Murphy and Sonny Boy Williamson team up with Willie Dixon on bass and Billie Stepney on drums to bring you an unbelievable night of blues mayhem on tracks including 'In the Evening' and 'All My Love in Vain'.
        
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