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  1. Memphis Slim was definitely a stage performer: it was there, onstage, in places ranging from the most sordid to the most strait-laced, that he forged his unique style. In Montreux the atmosphere was rather warmer, especially when Freddie King came on at the end of the set as a kind of luxury special guest.
  2. Jan 05,  · TRACKLIST Steppin out Wish Me Well Blue And Lonesome Goin Down To The River Going down slow Highway
  3. Memphis Slim Candid Candid (label) Blues (CD, LP) Soul (CD, LP) We realize that there are many different interpretations of the standard grades used for pre-owned vinyl record albums & CD, so we thought we'd offer you the ones that we are working with, so you have an idea what we mean when we give the grade for a non-new item on our pages.
  4. Like John Lee Hooker, Memphis Slim was very much a label-hopper -- from the '40s to the '80s, it was safe to assume that the singer/pianist wouldn't stay at one label for too long. In the '50s, Slim did some of his best work for United, a Chicago-based indie whose catalog has since been acquired by Delmark (another Windy City label). Slim's United period of is the focus of The Come.
  5. Aug 31,  · Very Much Alive and in Montreux, an Album by Memphis Slim. Released in on Barclay (catalog no. XBLY ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Piano Blues. Featured peformers: Memphis Slim (piano, vocals), Joe Jammer (lead guitar), Mickey Baker (rhythm guitar), Philippe Rault (producer), Charlie Meyers (bass), Melvyn Jones (drums)/5(1).
  6. Memphis Slim song lyrics collection. Browse lyrics and Memphis Slim albums. Lyrics. Very Much ALive and In Montreux. Bluesingly Yours. Blues Infusion, Vol. 5 ( Essential Tracks) Sings the Blues. Booze In My Blues the Drinkin' Blues Album. L'Histoire du Jazz Vocal - .
  7. Memphis Slim (3 September, in Memphis, Tennessee – 24 February, in Paris, France) was a blues pianist and singer. His birth name was John Len Chatman although he himself claimed to be born Peter Chatman (the name he gave himself in honour of his father Peter Chatman Sr. when he first recorded for Okeh in ).
  8. Listen to music from Memphis Slim. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Memphis Slim.
  9. A great little album from Memphis Slim – recorded with a few rock luminaries (John Paul Jones, Chris Spedding, Peter Winfield, Peter Green), in a sweetly electric mode that has Slim singing some excellent laidback lyrics. There's a bit of jazz to the backings, which gives the album a slick LP, Vinyl record album.

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