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B.B. King live in Cook County Jail

Author: B B King
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA, [1998?]
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
Recorded at his live performance at Cook County Jail, this album is one of B.B. King's most noted and unusual gigs.

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Genre/Form: Live sound recordings
Material Type: Music, Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: B B King
OCLC Number: 40281045
Notes: Blues.
Originally released in 1971.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Geoffrey Harding and [inmate] 2,117 ([8] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Credits: Reissue coordination, Andy McKaie ; originally produced by Bill Szymczyk.
Performer(s): B.B. King, guitar, vocals; with assisting instrumentalists (John Browning, trumpet; Louis Hubert, tenor saxophone; Booker Walker, alto saxophone; Ron Levy, piano; Wilbert Freeman, bass; Sonny Freeman, drums).
Event notes: Recorded in performance at Cook County Jail, Chicago, IL, Sept. 10, 1970.
Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introductions --
Every day I have the blues / Peter Chatman --
How blue can you get? / Jane Feather --
Worry, worry / Davis Plumber, Jules Taub --
Medley. 3 o'clock blues ; Darlin' you know I love you / Jules Taub, B.B. King --
Sweet sixteen / Joe Josea, B.B. King --
The thrill is gone / Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins --
Please accept my love / B.B. King, Sam Ling.
Other Titles: Live in Cook County Jail


Recorded at his live performance at Cook County Jail, this album is one of B.B. King's most noted and unusual gigs.


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