Smoke N' Fire - Smokey Wilson
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  1. Don't Burn Down L.A.
  2. You Took Everything from Me
  3. Smoke N' Fire
  4. Tired of Cryin'
  5. 88th Street Blues
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  1. Don't Burn Down L.A.
  2. You Took Everything from Me
  3. Smoke N' Fire
  4. Tired of Cryin'
  5. 88th Street Blues
  6. Killing Floor
  7. Tired of Waiting on You
  8. Nobody's Bid'ness
  9. I Didn't Know
  10. Just Messin' Around
  11. Why Don't You Let Me Be
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Transplanted Mississippian Smokey Wilson has made plenty of records, but usually for poorly distributed regional labels. So although he is far from a newcomer, he might as well be a fledgling rookie to the average listener. The songs, aside from the lyrically commendable but awkward "Don't Burn Down L.A.," are primarily his own urgent expositions on love, life's unfairness, and pain. His playing blends slamming fills, chunky riffs, and sonic barrages mixed with expert uses of distortion, bent notes, and flashy chords. This ...

Smoke N' Fire 1993, Bullseye Blues

UPC: 011661953420

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