Handful of Blues

Handful of Blues

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by Robben Ford & the Blue Line
     
 
On Handful of Blues, Robben Ford strips his sound back to the basics, recording a set of blues with only a bassist and a drummer. The group runs through a handful of standards, including "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood" and "I Just Want to Make Love to You," and a number of made-to-order originals. Throughout the album the

Overview

On Handful of Blues, Robben Ford strips his sound back to the basics, recording a set of blues with only a bassist and a drummer. The group runs through a handful of standards, including "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood" and "I Just Want to Make Love to You," and a number of made-to-order originals. Throughout the album the musicians play well, but Ford's voice is never commanding. However, this is a minor flaw, since his guitar speaks for itself.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/12/1995
Label:
Blue Thumb
UPC:
0011105700429
catalogNumber:
7004
Rank:
38198

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Robben Ford & the Blue Line   Primary Artist,Track Performer
Henry Butler   Piano
Robben Ford   Guitar,Vocals
Ricky Peterson   Hammond Organ
Mark Ford   Harmonica
C. Roscoe Beck   Bass,Background Vocals
Tom Brechtlein   Drums,Background Vocals
Russell Ferrante   Piano,Electric Piano
Danny Kortchmar   Guitar

Technical Credits

Thom Cadley   Engineer
Armando Anthony Corea   Executive Producer
Bruck Dawit   Contributor
Danny Kortchmar   Producer
Ron Moss   Executive Producer
Brian Scheuble   Engineer
Richard Stutting   Art Direction

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Handful of Blues 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
mm- More than 1 year ago
My 60-year old guitar playing brother was thrilled with this CD and has thanked me several times.