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(Wolf Records) 16 tracks "Clarence Edwards: Baton Rouge Downhome Blues" is a CD with 16 tracks... more

Clarence Edwards: Baton Rouge Downhome Blues (CD)

(Wolf Records) 16 tracks

"Clarence Edwards: Baton Rouge Downhome Blues" is a CD with 16 tracks recorded in the USA. The main musicians are Clarence on guitar and vocals, Steve Coleridge on bass and Ronnie Houston on drums. Various local musicians are involved in the tracks, which were recorded in Fort Worth, St. Louis, Edwardsville and Montgomery, Alabama. The album received positive reviews, with Norman Darwen praising Clarence's strong and authentic vocals. Steve Coleridge partially identified places and musicians based on his memories.

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Edwards, Clarence - Baton Rouge Downhome Blues (CD) CD 1
01 Every Night About This Time Antoine Domino
02 Dealin’ From The Bottom Of The Deck Cornelius Green /Bruce Bromberg
03 Crawling King Snake Trad
04 All Your Love Sam Maghett
05 Down Home Blues George Jackson
06 Well, I Done Got Over It Eddie Jones
07 Still A Fool McKinley Morganfield
08 I’m The One Trad, arr Clarence Ed
09 Rocky Mountain Blues Bill Gaither / Honey Hill
10 Don’t Make Me Pay For His Mistakes Miles Grayson / Bobby Lexing
11 I Want You To Love Me McKinley Morganfield
12 Hoochie Coochie Man Willie Dixon
13 Everybody Has Their Ups And Downs Clarence Edwards
14 The Things That I Used To Do Eddie Jones
15 It’s Love Baby (24 Hours A Day) Ted Jarrett
16 Highway 61 Blues Trad, arr Clarence Edwards
Clarence Edwards Clarence Edwards was one of the part-time folk-blues musicians recorded by... more
"Clarence Edwards"

Clarence Edwards

Clarence Edwards was one of the part-time folk-blues musicians recorded by Harry Oster in the late 1950s and early 1960s. In the Baton Rouge area, apart from Cage and Thomas, Oster recorded Robert Pete Williams and a number of neighbours and acquain- tances of these three men; Sally Dotson, Robert Brown, Charles Henderson, William Dotson, and others. He also mentioned Arthur Jenkins, Roselle Wilkerson and Leslie Anders, and con- cluded, 'in the back country of the deep South, the roots of negro folk music are still alive and vibrant.'

In the case of Clarence Edwards, though, Oster found a man whose repertoire was based on the recorded blues of recent years by men like Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf. Edwards was an excellent guitarist and singer who said he was self-taught. This recording provides us with a more folky, down-home take on the theme recorded by both of his inspira- tions, complete with Wolf-like howl.

Born in Linsey in 1933 and living since the early 1940s in Alsen on Highway 61 just out from the Scotlandville area of north Baton Rouge, Edwards was proficient enough to be jamming in Zachary with Butch Cage and others including his brother Cornelius. To Oster, Clarence Edwards was a good looking young man "currently working in a junk yard during the week and playing as part of a trio, two guitars and drums, on weekends at dances." Working the joints and bars...

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Extract from: Various Artists - Blues Kings Of Baton Rouge (2-CD) - BCD17512
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Tracklist
Edwards, Clarence - Baton Rouge Downhome Blues (CD) CD 1
01 Every Night About This Time
02 Dealin’ From The Bottom Of The Deck
03 Crawling
04 All Your Love
05 Down Home Blues
06 Well, I Done Got Over It
07 Still A Fool
08 I’m The One Trad, arr
09 Rocky Mountain Blues
10 Don’t Make Me Pay For His Mistakes
11 I Want You To Love Me
12 Hoochie Coochie Man
13 Everybody Has Their Ups And Downs
14 The Things That I Used To Do
15 It’s Love Baby (24 Hours A Day)
16 Highway 61 Blues Trad, arr