Alvin Robinson

Profile:
Vocalist and guitarist. Alvin ‘‘Shine’’ Robinson grew up in the fertile New Orleans music scene of the 1950s and became one of the city’s favorite guitarists and leading sidemen. He worked with Professor Longhair, Big Joe Turner, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, David Lastie, James Booker, and Harold Battiste.

Born. 22 December 1937; New Orleans, LA
Died 25 January 1989; New Orleans, LA
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Singles & EPs

Alvin Robinson - I'm Leaving You Today / Pain In My Heart album art Al Robinson* I'm Leaving You Today / Pain In My Heart (Single) Imperial US 1961 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Something You Got / Searchin' album art Alvin Robinson Something You Got / Searchin' (Single) Tiger Records (5) UK 1964 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Fever / Down Home Girl album art Alvin Robinson Fever / Down Home Girl (Single) Red Bird US 1964 Sell This Version
RBEV. 28003 Alvin Robinson - Something You Got album art Alvin Robinson Something You Got(7", EP) Red Bird RBEV. 28003 France 1964 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Bottom Of My Soul / Let The Good Times Roll album art Alvin Robinson Bottom Of My Soul / Let The Good Times Roll (Single) Blue Cat US 1965 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - How Can I Get Over You / I'm Gonna Put Some Hurt On You album art Alvin Robinson How Can I Get Over You / I'm Gonna Put Some Hurt On You (Single) Blue Cat US 1965 Sell This Version
BC 113 Alvin Robinson - Bottom Of My Soul / Down Home Girl album art Alvin Robinson Bottom Of My Soul / Down Home Girl(7", Single, RP) Blue Cat BC 113 US 1965 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - You Brought My Heart Right Down To My Knees / Whatever You Had You Ain't Got It No More album art Alvin Robinson You Brought My Heart Right Down To My Knees / Whatever You Had You Ain't Got It No More (Single) Strike (2) UK 1966 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Let Me Down Easy / Baby Don't You Do It album art Alvin Robinson Let Me Down Easy / Baby Don't You Do It (Single) Atco Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Sho 'Bout To Drive Me Wild / Empty Talk album art Al Robinson* Sho 'Bout To Drive Me Wild / Empty Talk (Single) Pulsar Records US 1969 Sell This Version
CYZ 7-124 Alvin Robinson - Tell It Like It Is / Fever album art Aaron Neville / Alvin Robinson Aaron Neville / Alvin Robinson - Tell It Like It Is / Fever(7") Charly Records CYZ 7-124 UK 1988 Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Barefootin' / Something You Got album art Robert Parker / Alvin Robinson Robert Parker / Alvin Robinson - Barefootin' / Something You Got Trip Oldies US Unknown Sell This Version
Alvin Robinson - Oh Red album art Al Robinson* Oh Red Post (2) US Unknown Sell This Version
X5762 Alvin Robinson - Wake Up album art Al Robinson* Wake Up(7", Single) Imperial X5762 US Unknown Sell This Version
CS 1002 Alvin Robinson - Down Home Girl / Let The Good Times Roll  7" album art Alvin Robinson Down Home Girl / Let The Good Times Roll 7"(7", Single) Charly Records CS 1002 UK Unknown Sell This Version
2417 Alvin Robinson - Soulful Woman album art Al Robinson* Soulful Woman(7", Single, Promo) Pulsar Records 2417 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

CRB 1181 Alvin Robinson - Shine On album art Alvin Robinson Shine On(LP, Comp) Charly R&B CRB 1181 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
EALZ1001 Alvin Robinson - An Introduction To Alvin "Shine" Robinson album art Alvin Robinson An Introduction To Alvin "Shine" Robinson(10", Comp, Ltd, Num) En Avant La Zizique ! EALZ1001 France 2009 Sell This Version