Atlantic Blues: Chicago

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All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Chess is arguably the first label for blues, but behemoth Atlantic has enough of the stuff -- albeit a bit past its prime -- to still warrant a multi-disc box. This separately sold part of that package takes in some of the giants from the Illinois epicenter of urban blues. Two of the best, Howlin' Wolf and Muddy Waters, as well as latter-day Windy City queen Koko Taylor, are featured on cuts taped live at the 1972 Ann Arbor Blues Festival. Back in the studio, the mighty tandem of Buddy Guy and Junior Wells mixes it up with Dr. John and Eric Clapton, while Southern blues scion Duane Allman contributes fine slide work to a couple of top-notch Otis Rush performances. Freddie ...
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All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Chess is arguably the first label for blues, but behemoth Atlantic has enough of the stuff -- albeit a bit past its prime -- to still warrant a multi-disc box. This separately sold part of that package takes in some of the giants from the Illinois epicenter of urban blues. Two of the best, Howlin' Wolf and Muddy Waters, as well as latter-day Windy City queen Koko Taylor, are featured on cuts taped live at the 1972 Ann Arbor Blues Festival. Back in the studio, the mighty tandem of Buddy Guy and Junior Wells mixes it up with Dr. John and Eric Clapton, while Southern blues scion Duane Allman contributes fine slide work to a couple of top-notch Otis Rush performances. Freddie King's three numbers, featuring honking sax star King Curtis and the arrangements of soul great Donny Hathaway, take the prize, though. Not a good primer, maybe, but a solid blues roundup all the same.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/12/1990
  • Label: Atlantic
  • UPC: 075678169724
  • Catalog Number: 81697

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Luther Allison Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Boogie Woogie Red Piano
Big Bill Broonzy Track Performer
Willie Dixon Bass, Vocals, Track Performer
Buddy Guy Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Freddie King Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Percy Mayfield Track Performer
Louis Myers Guitar
Steve Nardella Harmonica
A.C. Reed Tenor Saxophone
Eddie Shaw Tenor Saxophone
Hubert Sumlin Guitar
Koko Taylor Vocals, Track Performer
Junior Wells Harmonica, Vocals, Track Performer
Dr. John Piano
Rufus Thomas Track Performer
Chuck Willis Track Performer
George Coleman Saxophone
King Curtis Saxophone
Joe Newman Trumpet
Ernie Royal Trumpet
James Booker Keyboards
Johnny Jones Piano, Vocals, Track Performer
Andrew McMahon Bass
Johnny Nicholas Guitar
Don Nix Track Performer
Richard Wright Piano
Luther "Guitar Junior" Johnson Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Deacon Jones Organ
T-Bone Walker Guitar, Vocals
Calvin "Fuzz" Jones Bass
Duane Allman Guitar
Joe Arnold Tenor Saxophone
Martin Banks Trumpet
Barry Beckett Keyboards
Brian Bisesi Guitar
Willie Bridges Saxophone
J.T. Brown Tenor Saxophone
Sarah Brown Bass
George "Mojo" Buford Harmonica
Howlin' Wolf Harmonica, Vocals, Track Performer
Fran Christina Drums
Eric Clapton Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Bottleneck Guitar
Cornell Dupree Guitar
Detroit Junior Piano
Richard Drake Alto Saxophone
Ronnie Eades Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Roger Hawkins Drums
J.B. Hutto Vocals, Slide Guitar, Track Performer
Gary Illingsworth Keyboards
LeRoy Jackson Drums
Elmore James Bass, Guitar, Track Performer
Gerald Jemmott Bass, Guitar
Jimmy Johnson Guitar
Jimmy Johnson Guitar
B.B. King Track Performer
Riley King Track Performer
Ransom Knowling Bass
Kenny Krumbholz Bass
Melvin Lastie Trumpet
Trevor Lawrence Saxophone
S.P. Leary Drums
David Maxwell Piano
Gene Miller Trumpet
Muddy Waters Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Mark Naftalin Keyboards
David "Fathead" Newman Saxophone
Odie Payne Jr. Drums
Pinetop Perkins Piano
Norman Pride Drums
Bob Richey Drums
Charles Robinson Drums
Jimmy Rogers Guitar
Otis Rush Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Roosevelt Shaw Drums
Johnny Shines Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Willie "Big Eyes" Smith Drums
Leroy Stewart Bass
George Stubbs Piano
Benny Turner Bass
Mike Utley Keyboards
Aaron Varnell Tenor Saxophone
Aaron Walker Track Performer
Frank Wess Saxophone
Paul White Organ
Mighty Joe Young Guitar
Billy Butler Guitar
Ben Emerson Trumpet
James "Pee Wee" Madison Guitar
Jacoola Peters Bass
Lefty Pina Drums
Gary Illingworth Keyboards
Bobby Rickey Drums
Andrew McMahan Bass
Marcus Johnson Alto Saxophone
Walter Hambrick Tenor Saxophone
Kenneth "Spider Webb" Rice Drums
Technical Credits
Michael Bloomfield Producer
Donny Hathaway Arranger
King Curtis Arranger, Producer
Nick Gravenites Producer
Eric Clapton Producer
Michael Cuscuna Producer
Tom Dowd Producer
Ahmet Ertegun Producer, Executive Producer
Nesuhi Ertegun Producer
Bob Porter Producer
Philippe Rault Producer
Johnny Shines Arranger
Dick Shurman Liner Notes
Jerry Wexler Producer
Tunc Erim Producer
Mark Myerson Producer
Carol Bobolts Art Direction
Jimmy Douglas Producer
Zal Schreiber Mastering
Sam Feldman Mastering
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