Live Wire/Blues Power

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All Music Guide - Thom Owens
Live Wire/Blues Power is one of Albert King's definitive albums. Recorded live at the Fillmore Auditorium in 1968, the guitarist is at the top of his form throughout the record -- his solos are intense and piercing. The band is fine, but ultimately it's King's show -- he makes Herbie Hancock's "Watermelon Man" dirty and funky and wrings out all the emotion from "Blues at Sunrise."
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Thom Owens
Live Wire/Blues Power is one of Albert King's definitive albums. Recorded live at the Fillmore Auditorium in 1968, the guitarist is at the top of his form throughout the record -- his solos are intense and piercing. The band is fine, but ultimately it's King's show -- he makes Herbie Hancock's "Watermelon Man" dirty and funky and wrings out all the emotion from "Blues at Sunrise."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/6/1991
  • Label: Stax
  • UPC: 025218412827
  • Catalog Number: 4128
  • Sales rank: 34,410

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Watermelon Man (4:04)
  2. 2 Blues Power (10:18)
  3. 3 Night Stomp (5:49)
  4. 4 Blues at Sunrise (8:44)
  5. 5 Please Love Me (4:01)
  6. 6 Look Out (5:20)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Albert King Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals
Al Jackson Jr. Drums
Technical Credits
Ron Capone Engineer
Bill Halverson Engineer
Al Jackson Jr. Composer, Producer
Gene Simmons Liner Notes
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