Otis Spann Sweet Giant of the Blues

Sweet Giant of the Blues
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CD Details

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  • Label: Imports

Tracks:

  • 1.Got My Mojo Working
  • 2.Sellin' My Thing
  • 3.Moon Blues
  • 4.I'm a Dues Payin' Man
  • 5.I Wonder Why
  • 6.Bird In a Cage
  • 7.Hey Baby
  • 8.Make a Way

Product Description:

Liner Note Author: Dean Rudland.
Photographer: Charles Stewart .
Sweet Giant of the Blues is a solid record. Seemingly more accidental than intentional, the production is clean and separated. Yet it has a roomy quality that highlights the superb musicianship here. The set starts out with a fast and furious version of "Got My Mojo Workin'." Otis Spann's Delta-inspired voice shines over the group, which sounds very tight, and much like the Chess sessionmen. "Moon Blues" is a song highlighted with fuzz guitar leads and a '70s sound. The funky "I'm a Dues Payin' Man" is a refreshing change of pace on the album, while "Bird in a Cage" is a soulful instrumental. Coming through as the standout track, "Bird in a Cage" reaffirms blues musicians as some of the best players in music. The track showcases Ray Charles-esque piano playing and blues saxophone -- which takes away from the song by adding a '70s feel to the recording. Overall, this is a tight record by a man with one of the best voices in the blues. ~ Zachary Curd

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Product Info

  • UPC: 029667058728
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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