Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Cart: items - $0.00
Title Qty
your cart is empty

Explore

In Stock

Artists

Format

Genre

Label

Specialty

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Artists

Format

Genre

Label

Specialty

In Paris
  • Artist: Memphis Slim
  • Label: Fantasy
  • UPC: 888072360303
  • Item #: 1374791X
  • Genre: Blues
  • Release Date: 7/17/2015
  • Rank: 1000000000
LP 
Price: $16.99
  • Share on Google+
  • Digg It
  • Stumble Upon

You May Also Like

Description

In Paris on LP

Vinyl LP repressing. Recorded live in Paris, this has the two blues legends accompanying each other (Slim on piano, Dixon on bass) and trading lead vocals, backed by drummer Phillipe Combelle. Slim recorded a lot of LPs in the early '60s, often as a solo pianist/vocalist, and this is frankly more lively than his norm for the era, if for nothing else than the fact that he's playing in a band. The Dixon-sung tracks are interesting inasmuch as he didn't record much during this period. When Slim sings, he sticks mostly to self-penned material; the Dixon-fronted cuts may stir some curiosity among blues fans due to the inclusion of some of Willie's more obscure compositions, like the novelty-tinged "African Hunch with a Boogie Beat."