Various ‎– Sweet Home Chicago: The Blues Of Magic Sam, Luther Allison, Big Mojo, Eddie Shaw, Louis Myers, Lefty Lopez

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Delmark Records ‎– DS-618
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Vinyl, LP, Album
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Credits

Notes

From the back of the record jacket: This LP is "an anthology of primarily unknown bluesmen of Chicago's West Side, prior to the 1968 Democratic Convention and its displays of political cynicism in the hall and disorderly police illegalities in the street."

Discography:
MAGIC SAM'S BLUES BANDS with EDDIE SHAW (MBS Studios, Feb. 6, 1966)
LUTHER ALLISON, BIG MOJO, etc (Wonderful Records, March 8, 1967)
LOUIS MYERS (Wonderful Records, April 1, 1968)
LEO EVANS with the JAZZ PROPHETS (8032 South Luella, July 21, 1968)

Lefty Lopez, mentioned in the album subtitle, is called Leo Evans in the track listing and in the liner notes, but is more known as Lucky Evans.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other: Roots Of Jazz Series

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jn0tcp

jn0tcp

March 25, 2016
I have this album, but it says Lucky Lopez, not Lefty. It's also not the UK or Japanese pressing. Is there an alternate pressing?
stabbybobby

stabbybobby

December 9, 2014

Insanely good album.
A must own for anyone who loves real music.