Very Best of Buddy Guy

The Very Best of Buddy Guy

by Buddy Guy
     
 
The Very Best of Buddy Guy is a credible attempt to digitally summarize Buddy Guy's entire pre-Silvertone career on a single 18-song disc. It encompasses the guitarist's 1957 demo "The Way You Been Treating Me," two killer Cobras, four of his hottest Chess sides, a couple notable Vanguards, a pair of alluring Atlantics, and three tremendously unsubtle 1981

Overview

The Very Best of Buddy Guy is a credible attempt to digitally summarize Buddy Guy's entire pre-Silvertone career on a single 18-song disc. It encompasses the guitarist's 1957 demo "The Way You Been Treating Me," two killer Cobras, four of his hottest Chess sides, a couple notable Vanguards, a pair of alluring Atlantics, and three tremendously unsubtle 1981 items from Guy's days with the British JSP label.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/12/1992
Label:
Rhino
UPC:
0081227028022
catalogNumber:
70280
Rank:
38026

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Buddy Guy   Primary Artist,Guitar,Vocals
Willie Dixon   Bass
Little Brother Montgomery   Piano
A.C. Reed   Tenor Saxophone
Junior Wells   Harmonica
Dr. John   Piano
Gary Bartz   Alto Saxophone
Harold Ashby   Tenor Saxophone
Ed Jones   Tenor Saxophone
Harold Burrage   Piano
Bill Wyman   Bass
Phil Guy   Guitar
Jim Gordon   Drums
Ray Allison   Drums
Lefty Bates   Guitar
Fred Below   Drums
Jackie Brenston   Baritone Saxophone
Leonard Caston   Piano
Eric Clapton   Guitar
McKinley Easton   Baritone Saxophone
Jarrett Gibson   Tenor Saxophone
Donald Hankins   Baritone Saxophone
Clifton James   Drums
Lafayette Leake   Organ,Piano
Jesse Lewis   Drums
Abe Locke   Tenor Saxophone
Junior Mance   Piano
Jack Meyers   Bass
Mike Morrison   Bass
Bob Neely   Tenor Saxophone
Odie Payne   Drums
Carlson Oliver   Tenor Saxophone
Pinetop Perkins   Piano
Carl Radle   Bass
Otis Rush   Guitar
Roosevelt Shaw   Drums
Otis Spann   Piano
Leroy Stewart   Bass
Dallas Taylor   Drums
Terry Taylor   Guitar
Phil Thomas   Drums
Murray Watson   Trumpet
Doug Williams   Guitar
Eddie Jones   Tenor Saxophone
Doug Williams   Guitar
Sonny Turner   Trumpet

Technical Credits

Eddie Boyd   Composer
Willie Dixon   Composer
Buddy Guy   Composer
John Lee Hooker   Composer
James Austin   Producer
Ike Turner   Composer
Jesse Lewis   Contributor
Ron Badger   Composer
Bill Dahl   Liner Notes
Geoff Gans   Artwork
Sheldon Feinberg   Composer
Robert Geddins   Composer

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