Willie Dixon ‎– The Original Wang Dang Doodle: The Chess Recordings & More

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Checker ‎– MCD 09353
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CD, Compilation
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1 The Willie Dixon Orchestra Wang Dang Doodle
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonOrchestra – The Willie Dixon Orchestra
2 The Willie Dixon Orchestra So Long
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonOrchestra – The Willie Dixon Orchestra
3 The Big Three Trio Violent Love
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Ollie CrawfordPiano, Backing Vocals – Leonard "Baby Doo" Caston*
4 Willie Dixon Walking The Blues
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonDrums, Percussion – Fred BelowPiano – Lafayette Leake
5 Willie Dixon Crazy For My Baby
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonDrums – Fred BelowGuitar – Ollie CrawfordPiano – Lafayette LeakeSaxophone [Tenor] – Harold Ashby
6 Willie Dixon This Pain In My Heart
Drums – Fred BelowGuitar – Ollie CrawfordPiano – Lafayette LeakeSaxophone [Tenor] – Harold Ashby
7 Willie Dixon Twenty-Nine Ways To My Baby's Door
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonDrums – Al DuncanInstruments [Remainder] – Unknown ArtistPiano – Lafayette LeakeSaxophone [Tenor] – Harold Ashby
8 Willie Dixon All The Time
Bass, Vocals – Willie DixonGuitar – Jody WilliamsInstruments [Remainder] – Unknown Artist
9 Willie Dixon Tail Dragger
Bass – Jerome ArnoldDrums – Junior BlackmanGuitar – Hubert SumlinPiano – Johnny Jones*Saxophone [Second Sax] – Unknown ArtistSaxophone [Tenor] – J.T. BrownVocals – Willie Dixon
10 Willie Dixon Wrinkles
Bass – Willie DixonDrums – Clifton JamesPiano – Lafayette Leake
11 Willie Dixon Weak Brain, Narrow Mind
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Willie Dixon
12 Willie Dixon It Don't Make Sense (You Can't Make Peace)
Bass – Freddie DixonDrums – Jimmy TillmanGuitar – John Watkins, Johnny B. MooreHarmonica – Billy BranchPiano – Lafayette LeakeVocals – Willie Dixon
13 Willie Dixon I Just Want To Make Love To You
Drums – Chucki BurkeGuitar – Cash McCallHarmonica – Stanley BehrensPiano – Arthur "Butch" DixonVocals – Willie Dixon
14 Willie Dixon Dustin' Off The Bass
Bass – Rob Wasserman, Willie DixonDrums – Al DuncanVocals – Willie Dixon

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Recorded / Released:
Track 1, 2: 17 Feb 1954 / Previously unreleased
Track 3: 1951 or 1955 / on 'Willie Dixon - The Box Set'
Track 4: May or July 1955 / Checker single 822
Track 5: November 1955 / Checker single 828
Track 7: 27 July 1956 / Checker single 851
Track 8: April 1957 / Previously unreleased
Track 9: 28 September 1962 / Previously unreleased
Track 10: 1962 / Tuba single 8002
Track 11: 1964 New York City / on 'Willie Dixon - The Box Set'
Track 12: 1981 / Blues Heaven single (unnumbered)
Track 13: 1989 Los Angeles / on 'Ginger Ale Afternoon' soundtrack LP
Track 14: 1990 Los Angeles / on 'Trios' Rob Wasserman LP

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  • Barcode: 076732935323

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