Little Walter (born Marion Walter Jacobs in Marksville, Louisiana; May 1, 1930; died on February 15, 1968 in Chicago, Illinois) was an American blues singer, harmonica player, and guitarist, whose revolutionary approach to the harmonica earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix for innovation and impact on succeeding generations. His virtuosity and musical innovations fundamentally altered many listeners' expectations of what was possible on blues harmonica.
Chess Blues Masters Series. Album originally compiled by Pete Welding and released in 1972 as "Boss Blues Harmonica". Other Versions (5 of 19) View All. Cat.Boss Blues Harmonica (2xLP, Album, Comp, Gat). Boss Blues Harmonica (2xLP, Comp, Gat).
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Latest albums by Little Walter. Blues With a Feelin'. Hate To See You Go. Play. The Essential Little Walter.
My Babe (Little Walter). Posted Tue, 08/14/2018 - 07:50 by Guillaume-15. Audio: Hello Everyone. Today I post another tribute to legend song from the master LWJ, "My Babe". I try to stay in the spirit of Walter but it's very difficult. I play fills first, and then I try to reproduce the melody and after I try to play in the spirit of the originel solo and then I improvise. I play this one with a marine band classic in Bb, with a old turner CX microphone and my little fender champ 20 to not annoy my neighboors ahaha.
First released in 1957, this compilation album contained ten Little Walter songs that appeared in the Top 10 of the Billboard R&B chart from 1952 to 1955, plus two B-sides. Accompanied by such masters as Muddy Waters, Robert Lockwood, Jr. or Willie Dixon, all of Walter’s biggest hits are featured on this release, including My Babe, Blues with a Feeling, You Better Watch Yourself, Sad Hours, Mean Old World, and the instrumental that catapulted him from the sideman chair in Muddy Waters’ band to the top of the R&B charts in. 1952, Juke. These are the recordings that would forever change the sound and style of blues harmonica. PERSONNEL: LITTLE WALTER, vocals & harmonica, plus
Here is a 1972 Little Walter "Boss Blues Harmonica" record. This is on the Chess label 2CH 60014. The records have a few light scratches or scuff marks. My Babe/Thunder Bird. Grading: NEAR MINT: Item is very clean, often looks near unplayed. Picture Sleeves will show little to no wear LITTLE WALTER - My Babe, Juke (45 Reissue).
What are the best albums by Little Walter? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. The best album by Little Walter is The Best Of Little Walter which is ranked number 10,006 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 139. Little Walter is ranked number 4,801 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 182. Product Details.
|You're So Fine||3:04|
|Blues With A Feeling||3:08|
|Can't Hold Out Much Longer||2:59|
|It's Too Late Brother||2:43|
|Mean Old World||2:57|
|Off The Wall||2:49|
|You Better Watch Yourself||3:04|
|Tell Me Mama||2:40|
|Just A Feeling||2:52|
|Just Your Fool||2:20|
|I Got To Go||2:48|
|2652252||Little Walter||My Babe 20 Blues Classics (CD, Comp)||Blue City||2652252||Netherlands||1989|
|2652254||Little Walter||My Babe 16 Blues Classics (Cass, Album, Comp)||Blue City||2652254||Netherlands||1989|