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Various ‎– Texas Guitar - From Dallas To L.A. - VG Lp Record 1972 Atlantic USA Vinyl - Texas Blues / Country Blues

Various ‎– Texas Guitar - From Dallas To L.A. - VG Lp Record 1972 Atlantic USA Vinyl - Texas Blues / Country Blues

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Various ‎– Texas Guitar - From Dallas To L.A.

Label:
Atlantic ‎– SD 7226
Series:
Blues Originals – Vol. 3
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Compilation, Mono
Country:
US
Released:
1972
Genre:
Blues
Style:
Texas Blues, Country Blues

 Tracklist 

A1 Al King Reconsider Baby
Written-By – Lowell Fulson
2:47
A2 Lawyer Houston* Dallas Bebop Blues
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:48
A3 Lawyer Houston* Western Rider Blues
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:39
A4 Ray Agee Tin Pan Alley
Written-By – Robert Geddins*, Jimmy Wilson (10)
2:43
A5 Lawyer Houston* Hug Me Baby
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:25
A6 Lawyer Houston* Out In California Blues
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:21
A7 T-Bone Walker T-Bone Blues Special
Written-By – Aaron Walker*
2:28
B1 R.S. Rankin You Don't Know What You're Doing
Written-By – Ace Adams, Horace Holmes
1:43
B2 Lawyer Houston* In The Army Since 1941
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:56
B3 Lawyer Houston* Lawyer Houston Blues
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:32
B4 Guitar Slim* Along About Midnight
Written-By – Eddie Jones*
2:25
B5 Lawyer Houston* Going To The West Coast
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:34
B6 Lawyer Houston* Lawton, Oklahoma Blues
Written-By – Lawyer Houston*
2:41
B7 T-Bone Walker How Long Blues
Written-By – Leroy Carr
5:15

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Mastered At – Atlantic Studios
  • Pressed By – Presswell

Credits

  • Bass – Joe Comfort (tracks: B1, B7), Percy Heath (tracks: B4)
  • Design – Stanislaw Zagorski
  • Drums – Philly Joe Jones* (tracks: B4), Earl Palmer (tracks: B1, B7)
  • Engineer [Mastering] – Dennis King
  • Guitar – Barney Kessel (tracks: B1, B7), Jimmy Rogers (tracks: A7), Johnny Heartsman (tracks: A1, A4), R.S. Rankin (tracks: B7), T-Bone Walker (tracks: B1)
  • Harmonica – Junior Wells (tracks: A7)
  • Liner Notes, Concept By [Series] – Pete Lowry
  • Photography By – Darryl Stolper, Pete Lowry
  • Piano – Elmo Hope (tracks: B4), Ray Johnson (tracks: B1, B7)
  • Producer – Ahmet Ertegun (tracks: A7), Herb Abramson (tracks: B4), Jerry Wexler (tracks: A7), Jim Beck (tracks: A2, A3, A5, A6, B2, B3, B5, B6), Johnny Heartsman (tracks: A1, A4), Nesuhi Ertegun (tracks: B1, A7), Ron Badger (tracks: A1, A4)
  • Research, Compiled By – Ilhan Mimaroglu, Pete Lowry
  • Tenor Saxophone – Johnny Griffin (tracks: B4), Plas Johnson (tracks: B1, B7)
  • Trombone – Matthew Gee (tracks: B4)
  • Trumpet – Joe Morris (2) (tracks: B4)
  • Vocals – Al King (tracks: A1), Ray Agee (tracks: A4)
  • Vocals, Guitar – Guitar Slim* (tracks: B4), R.S. Rankin (tracks: B1), Lawyer Houston* (tracks: A2, A3, A5, A6, B2, B3, B5, B6), T-Bone Walker (tracks: A7, B7)

Notes

Reconsider Baby recorded in Los Angeles, California on March 30, 1964
Tin Pan Alley recorded in Los Angeles, California in 1963
T-Bone Blues Special recorded in Chicago, Illinois on April 21, 1855
You Don't Know What You're Doing recorded in Los Angeles, California on December 27, 1959
Along About Midnight recorded in New York, NY on January 22, 1958
How Long Blues recorded in Los Angeles, California on December 27, 1959
Dallas Bebop Blues, Western Rider Blues, Hug Me Baby, Out In California Blues, In The Army Since 1941, Lawyer Houston Blues, Going To The West Coast, Lawyer, Oklahoma Blues recorded in Dallas Texas in 1950

A1 originally issued on Al King - Reconsider Baby / On My Way (Shirley 117).
A2 and B3 originally issued on Atlantic 916.
A3 and B5 originally issued on Soldier Boy Houston - Western Rider Blues / Hug Me Baby (Atlantic 971).
A4 originally issued on Ray Agee - You Hit Me Where It Hurts (Shirley 111).
A6, A7, B1, B2, and B4 to B7 previously unissued.
Includes the complete recorded works of Soldier Boy Houston, AKA Lawyer Houston

Thanks to Darryl Stolper and Lee Hildebrand for their assistance with this album.