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I'm a Lover Not a Fighter

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All Music Guide - Thomas Ward
Lazy Lester is, without doubt, one of the great blues harpists, whose somewhat lethargic style is distinctive and unique. I'm a Lover Not a Fighter acts as something of a tribute to the Louisiana blues scene of the 1960s, and reflects the growing interest in Louisiana blues that Lester's recordings have initiated. Containing such swamp blues classics as "I Hear You Knockin" and the inimitable title track, this release sees Lester in fine form, ably backed by some of the best musicians in Louisiana. Indeed, although showing further signs of the artist's creative renaissance will appeal to devotees, this disc also acts as a perfect introduction to the artist's work, and to ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Thomas Ward
Lazy Lester is, without doubt, one of the great blues harpists, whose somewhat lethargic style is distinctive and unique. I'm a Lover Not a Fighter acts as something of a tribute to the Louisiana blues scene of the 1960s, and reflects the growing interest in Louisiana blues that Lester's recordings have initiated. Containing such swamp blues classics as "I Hear You Knockin" and the inimitable title track, this release sees Lester in fine form, ably backed by some of the best musicians in Louisiana. Indeed, although showing further signs of the artist's creative renaissance will appeal to devotees, this disc also acts as a perfect introduction to the artist's work, and to both groups, this disc comes highly recommended.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2002
  • Label: Ace Records Uk
  • UPC: 029667151825
  • Catalog Number: 518
  • Sales rank: 204,425

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lazy Lester Primary Artist, Guitar, Harmonica, Vocals, Overdubs
Katie Webster Organ, Piano
Rufus Thibodeaux Bass, 6-string bass
Warren Storm Drums
Henry Clement Drums
Sylvester Buckley Harmonica
Isaiah Chatman Guitar
Al Foreman Guitar
Guitar Gable Guitar
Bobby McBride Guitar, Bass Guitar
Merton Thibodeaux Piano
Elgin Thibodeaux Drums
U.J. Meaux Organ, Bass
Pee Wee Trahan Guitar
Tal Miller Piano
Lionel Torrence Tenor Saxophone
Sammy Drake Cardboard Box
Technical Credits
Fred Reif Liner Notes
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