A Man and the Blues

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All Music Guide - Bill Dahl
The guitarist's first album away from Chess -- and to be truthful, it sounds as though it could have been cut at 2120 S. Michigan, with Guy's deliciously understated guitar work and a tight combo anchored by three saxes and pianist Otis Spann laying down tough grooves on the vicious "Mary Had a Little Lamb," "I Can't Quit the Blues," and an exultant cover of Mercy Dee's "One Room Country Shack."
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Bill Dahl
The guitarist's first album away from Chess -- and to be truthful, it sounds as though it could have been cut at 2120 S. Michigan, with Guy's deliciously understated guitar work and a tight combo anchored by three saxes and pianist Otis Spann laying down tough grooves on the vicious "Mary Had a Little Lamb," "I Can't Quit the Blues," and an exultant cover of Mercy Dee's "One Room Country Shack."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/1990
  • Label: Vanguard Records
  • UPC: 015707927222
  • Catalog Number: 79272
  • Sales rank: 53,390

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Buddy Guy Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals
Fred Below Drums
Wayne Bennett Guitar, Rhythm Guitar
Aaron Corthen Saxophone
Bobby Field Saxophone
Donald Hankins Saxophone
Jack Myers Bass
Otis Spann Piano
Lonnie Taylor Drums
Bobby Fields Saxophone
Technical Credits
Samuel Charters Producer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Janie Bradford Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    As good as it gets

    The guitar work and voice are amazing. The sound is raw and electrifying. I've always loved this album.

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