Charlie's second Gator blends his amazing harp and down home voice with a horn section; guest appearance by John Lee Hooker. "Consistently dazzling"--AUDIO "Magnificent harp, rock-solid vocals"--LIVING BLUES
Charlie Musselwhite, Vocals and Harmonica Andrew Jones, Jr., Guitar Artis Joyce, Bass Tommy Hill, Drums Horns (on Mama Long Legs and Me And My Baby And The Blues ) arranged...
Charlie Musselwhite, Vocals and Harmonica Andrew Jones, Jr., Guitar Artis Joyce, Bass Tommy Hill, Drums
Horns (on Mama Long Legs and Me And My Baby And The Blues ) arranged and produced by Art Baron: Art Baron, Trombone Lenny Pickett, Tenor and Baritone Saxes Lou Soloff, Trumpet
John Lee Hooker, Vocals and Guitar on Cheatin' On Me
Produced by Charlie Musselwhite Project coordinator: Henrietta Musselwhite Engineered and co-produced by Jay Shilliday Additional Engineering by Jim Capfer, Joe Ferla, and Bob Skye Recorded at The Plant, Sausalito, CA; Editel, San Francisco, CA; Studio D, Sausalito, CA, and Sear Sound, New York, NY Assistant recording engineers: Larry Brewer, Drew Waters, Tony Eckert, and Fred Kevorkian Mixed at Skywalker Sound, San Rafael, CA by Charlie Musselwhite, Jay Shilliday, Bruce Iglauer, and Jim Capfer Assistant mixing engineers: M.T. Silvia and Craig Silvey Cover photos by Peter Amft Cover design by Matt Minde
Lenny Pickett appears courtesy of Carthage Records
Thanks to John Lee Hooker, my longtime friend and inspiration; Kevin Morrow, Chris Goldsmith, Diana Martinez and the staff of Falk & Morrow Talent; Bruce Iglauer, Nora Kinnally and the staff of Alligator Records; Mike Kappus; Ken Dowton; Barry Levine; Lee Oskar and Kit Gamble
Very special thanks to Henrietta "Mama Long Legs" Musselwhite
Charlie Musselwhite is managed and booked by Falk & Morrow Talent
Charlie Musselwhite plays Lee Oskar Harmonicas through a Randall Amplifer.
Andrew "Junior Boy" Jones, Jr. plays a Schecter Guitar through a Randall Amplifier.
In memory of two special friends: Bill "Grandpa" Buchanan, died California, 1991 Dennis "Tony" Anthony, died in Alaska's Spring Creek Correctional Facility, Christmas Eve, 1990