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9 thoughts on “ Moanin Blues - John Lee Hooker - Testament (CD, Album)

  1. The late Mississippi-born John Lee Hooker was one of the great Blues singers and guitar innovators - he began his career in the '40s and is still going strong today. Originally released on Vee-Jay Records and digitally remastered, this album includes Lost/5(3).
  2. The title may be Blues Legend, and while John Lee Hooker certainly fits that bill, the problem here is that this isn't the material that made him a legend -- it's comprised of latter-day recordings from the late '80s and '90s. Granted, Hooker was still quite listenable at that point in time, but the music itself was rarely legendary. Nevertheless, he had enough good moments -- and enough of.
  3. Jan 04,  · John Lee Hooker (c. August 22, [1] or – June 21, ) was an American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist. The son of a sharecropper, he rose to .
  4. An interesting budget collection of John Lee's little recycled Vee-Jay recordings. The usual suspects like "Boom Boom," "Maudie," and "I'm Mad Again" are here, but the real delights are obscure favorites like "Everybody Rockin,'" "Run On," "Crawlin' Black Spider," and "Trouble Blues," all loaded with shards of explosive guitar from Hooker as he drags a rhythm section by the scruff of the neck.
  5. It may boast the sleeve art work of the old Kent LP Original Folk Blues (KLP /) but the bonus you get with this CD release is a previously unissued cut of Let Your Daddy Ride and 6 additional tracks (recorded between and '54) among them a previously unissued Cold Chills. to '54 was a prime period for John Lee Hooker and this sampler of the recordings he made for Modern Records 5/5(3).
  6. Outstanding John Lee stuff. Knowing some of these songs have roots in the 20's and onward to almost the 80's and that the album is over 30 years old is amazing. Greatest hits and great Hooker it is a wonderful definitive album that if you are only getting one thing by John Lee /5(67).
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  8. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Moanin' and Stompin' Blues - John Lee Hooker on AllMusic - - Fine early solo sides.
  9. Aug 31,  · 50+ videos Play all Mix - John Lee Hooker - ONLY BLUES MUSIC YouTube The Best of John Lee Hooker (full album) - Duration: Jazz and Blues Experience 2,, views.

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