SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON - KING BISCUIT TIME - CD NEW
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Disc 1 1. Do It If You Wanna 2. Cool, Cool Blues 3. Come on Back Home 4. Stop Crying 5. Eyesight to the Blind 6. West Memphis Blues 7. I Cross My Heart 8. Crazy About You Baby 9. Nine Below Zero 10. Mighty Long Time 11. She Brought Life Back to the Dead 12. Stop Now Baby 13. Mr. Downchild 14. Sonny Boy's Christmas Blues 15. Pontiac Blues 16. Too Close Together 17. Kffa Radio Program: V-8 Ford / Stormy Monday / Right Now / Come Go With Me - (live) 18. Dust My Broom Personnel: Sonny Boy Williamson (vocals, harmonica); Cliff Bivens (vocals, bass); Joe Willie Wilkins (guitar); Dave Campbell, Clarence Lonnie (piano); Frock (drums).
Producer: Bill Holford.
Reissue producer: Chris Strachwitz.
Recorded in Jackson, Mississippi in 1951.
Digitally remastered by Chris Strachwitz (1989, Arhoolie).
Sonny Boy Williamson was one of the most influential of the early blues harmonica players. KING BISCUIT TIME refers to his popular 15-minute radio show broadcast which, beginning in 1938, was sponsored by the Interstate Grocery Company, and originated out of Helena, Arkansas every afternoon at 12:45 p.m. over radio station KFFA.
Recorded in 1951, many of the selections on KING BISCUIT TIME were