Backwater Blues - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
Track Listing
  1. Climbing on Top of the Hill
  2. Louise
  3. My Father's Words
  4. Backwater Blues
  5. Wine Headed Woman
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  1. Climbing on Top of the Hill
  2. Louise
  3. My Father's Words
  4. Backwater Blues
  5. Wine Headed Woman
  6. Careless Love
  7. Playing with the Blues
  8. I Can't Sleep at Night
  9. My Baby's Leavin'
  10. Lose Your Money
  11. Jet Plane Blues
  12. Rainy Day
  13. I'm a Stranger Here
  14. Women on My String
  15. One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer
  16. Key to the Highway
  17. You'd Better Mind
  18. Walk On
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Songs of whiskey, women, and money -- nothing was more important to the repertoire of this classic acoustic blues duo. Good relations on stage were not, but during this 18-tune club date at Sugar Hill in San Francisco, Terry and McGhee are in good spirits. The former's fingerpicking, good-time guitar strummin', and even-keeled singing, joined by Terry's frantic harmonica and frequent whoops and hollers were the epitome of this genre's style, and these two performing in their heyday. They do hits familiar to all like "One ...

Backwater Blues 1999, Fantasy

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