Walter Horton

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born April 06, 1917 in Horn Lake, Mississippi, USA (other sources say 1918)
died December 8, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

American blues harmonica player usually billed as Big Walter Horton or Walter "Shakey" Horton,
He learnt to play in the thirties in Memphis, started recording in 1939 with Little Buddy Doyle. In 1953 he also played with Muddy Waters.
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Albums

Walter Horton - The Soul Of Blues Harmonica album art Shakey Horton* The Soul Of Blues Harmonica (Album) Argo (6), Argo (6), Argo (6) US 1964 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Chicago Blues album art Johnny Young (3) & Big Walter* Johnny Young (3) & Big Walter* - Chicago Blues (Album) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records France 1968 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Electrifying Performances By Two Masters Of Modern Chicago Blues album art Johnny Shines With Big Walter Horton* Johnny Shines With Big Walter Horton* - Electrifying Performances By Two Masters Of Modern Chicago Blues (Album) Testament Records US 1969 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Blues Jam At Chess album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam At Chess (Album) Blue Horizon Germany 1969 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume One album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honeyboy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honeyboy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume One (Album) Blue Horizon US 1969 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Southern Comfort album art Walter ‛Shakey’ Horton* / Martin Stone (2) / Jessie Lewis* / Jerome Arnold Walter ‛Shakey’ Horton* / Martin Stone (2) / Jessie Lewis* / Jerome Arnold - Southern Comfort (Album) Sire UK 1969 Sell This Version
BH 4805 Walter Horton - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume Two album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Walter "Shakey" Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Walter "Shakey" Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume Two(LP, Promo) Blue Horizon BH 4805 US 1970 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - King Of The Harmonica Players album art Big Walter Horton* King Of The Harmonica Players (Comp) Delta Records (22) Sweden 1972 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Walter Shakey Horton With Hot Cottage album art Walter Shakey Horton* With Hot Cottage Walter Shakey Horton* With Hot Cottage - Walter Shakey Horton With Hot Cottage (Album) London Records Canada 1972 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - An Offer You Can't Refuse album art Walter Horton & Paul Butterfield Walter Horton & Paul Butterfield - An Offer You Can't Refuse (Comp) Red Lightnin' UK 1972 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Big Walter Horton With Carey Bell album art Big Walter Horton* With Carey Bell Big Walter Horton* With Carey Bell - Big Walter Horton With Carey Bell (Album) Alligator Records US 1973 Sell This Version
MLP 301 Walter Horton - Do Nothing Til You Hear From Us album art Walter* & Floyd* Walter* & Floyd* - Do Nothing Til You Hear From Us(LP, Album) Magnolia Productions MLP 301 Sweden 1976 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Fine Cuts album art Walter Horton Fine Cuts (Album) Blind Pig Records US 1977 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Little Boy Blue album art Walter Horton Little Boy Blue (Album) JSP Records UK 1980 Sell This Version
SPL-1007 Walter Horton - Looka Here album art Walter 'Shakey' Horton* Looka Here(LP) Stony Plain Records SPL-1007 US 1980 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Old Friends Together For The First Time album art David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Sunnyland Slim, Walter Horton, Kansas City Red, Floyd Jones (2) David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Sunnyland Slim, Walter Horton, Kansas City Red, Floyd Jones (2) - Old Friends Together For The First Time (Album) Earwig Music US 1981 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Can't Keep Lovin' You album art Walter Horton Can't Keep Lovin' You (Album) Blind Pig Records US 1984 Sell This Version
JSP 1071 Walter Horton - The Deep Blues Harmonica Of Walter Horton album art Walter Horton The Deep Blues Harmonica Of Walter Horton(LP) JSP Records JSP 1071 UK 1984 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Harmonica Genius album art Walter Horton Harmonica Genius Black Magic Records (2) Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
RLCD0088 Walter Horton - Live At The El Mocambo album art Big Walter 'Shaky' Horton* Live At The El Mocambo(CD, Album) Red Lightnin' RLCD0088 UK 1991 Sell This Version
TCD 5005 Walter Horton - Otis Spann's Chicago Blues album art Otis Spann With James Cotton, Johnny Young (3), Big Walter Horton*, Johnny Shines Otis Spann With James Cotton, Johnny Young (3), Big Walter Horton*, Johnny Shines - Otis Spann's Chicago Blues(CD, Album) Testament Records TCD 5005 US 1994 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Well All Right! album art Walter Horton & King Biscuit Boys Walter Horton & King Biscuit Boys - Well All Right! (Album, Comp) Sequel Records UK 1996 Sell This Version
CD9801 Walter Horton - Live album art Walter "Shakey" Horton* Live(HDCD) Pacific Blues Recording Company CD9801 US 1999 Sell This Version
Walter Horton - Harmonica Blues Kings album art Big Walter Horton* And Alfred "Blues King" Harris* Big Walter Horton* And Alfred "Blues King" Harris* - Harmonica Blues Kings Pearl Records (5) US 2000 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Walter Horton - Hard-Hearted Woman album art Big Walter* Hard-Hearted Woman States Record Company US 1954 Sell This Version