(2010 Big Jack Music’) 63:20/10, 4-plated Digipak with 12-page booklet Recorded in Clarksdale, Mississippi in February 2010, one year prior to his untimely death. Next to R. L. Burnside, Roosevelt ‚Booba‘ Barnes und James ‚Super Chikan‘ Johnson he probably was the most influential contemporary artist performing his unique electrified Delta style blues, mixed with soul harmonies. N 1962 he joined Frank Frost’s band, the Jelly Roll Kings, and stayed for 15 years (see also their groundbreaking blues album, ‘Hey Boss Man’ on Bear Family vinyl, BAF 18010). If you like extensive blues grooves and improvisations, this is Jack Johnson at his best! Big Jack Johnson – gtr/voc, Dave Groningner – gtr, Tony Ryder –bass, Dale Wise – drums. Special guests – Terry ‘Big T’ Williams – gtr, Dick Lourie – sax.
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