Johnny Jenkins

Johnny Jenkins

Profile:
Born: 5th March 1939 Macon, Georgia, USA
Died: 26th June 2006
American left-handed blues guitarist. Credited with kick-starting Otis Redding's career who drove him to a session with Booker T & the MGs as Jenkins had no drivers licence. They used the remaining studio time to record These Arms Of Mine with Steve Cropper on piano in a spontaneous arrangement.
Sites:
Variations:

Johnny Jenkins Discography

Albums

SD 33-331 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute! (Album) ATCO Records SD 33-331 US 1970 Sell This Version
314 532 565-2 Johnny Jenkins Blessed Blues(HDCD, Album) Capricorn Records 314 532 565-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
none Johnny Jenkins Handle With Care(CD, Album) Mean Old World Records none US 1999 Sell This Version
none Johnny Jenkins All In Good Time(CD, Album) Mean Old World Records none US 2000 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

45-2144 Johnny Jenkins And The Pinetoppers (2) Johnny Jenkins And The Pinetoppers (2) - Love Twist(7", RE) Atlantic 45-2144 US 1962 Sell This Version
45-122 Johnny Jenkins Spunky / Bashful Guitar(7", Single) Volt 45-122 US 1964 Sell This Version
226009 Johnny Jenkins The Voodoo In You / Backside Blues(7") ATCO Records 226009 UK 1969 Sell This Version
C-8000 Johnny Jenkins Blind Bats And Swanp Rats(7", Single) Capricorn Records C-8000 US Unknown Sell This Version
103.195 L Johnny Jenkins Voodoo In You / Blind Bats And Swanp Rats(7") ATCO Records 103.195 L France Unknown Sell This Version
45 2144 Johnny Jenkins Pinetop(7") Atlantic 45 2144 USA & Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

PR 162 The Allman Brothers Band, Bethlehem Asylum, Cowboy (6), Johnny Jenkins, Melting Pot (3), Sundown (11) & Alex Taylor (4) The Allman Brothers Band, Bethlehem Asylum, Cowboy (6), Johnny Jenkins, Melting Pot (3), Sundown (11) & Alex Taylor (4) - Paragon Agency Presents(LP, Comp, Promo) Not On Label PR 162 US Unknown Sell This Version