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    Wynonie Harris 78 Blues Group of 11 (1945-55). Wynonie Harris, nicknamed "Mr. Blues," is a legendary Bluesman for his prodigious performing and recording career, and for his considerable influence on the early days of Rock and Roll. His 1948 #1 R&B hit "Good Rockin' Tonight" moved Elvis Presley, who later covered the song on one of his early Sun records. Included in this comprehensive group are recordings spanning 10 years, including : "Time to Change Your Town"/ "Everybody's Boogie" (Apollo 378, 1945) in VG-EX 6, and these selections on King: "Rock Mr. Blues"/ "Be Mine My Love" (King 4389, 1950) in MT 9, "Tremblin'"/ "Just Like Two Drops of Water" (4448, 1951), "My Playful Baby's Gone"/ "Here Comes the Night" (4507, 1951), "Do It Again, Please"/ "Night Train" (4555, 1952) in NM 8, "Adam Come and Get Your Rib"/ "Drinking Blues" (Promo King 4565, 1952), "Greyhound"/ "Rot-Gut" (4592, 1952), "Bad News Baby"/ "Bring It Back" (4593, 1952), "Mama You Daughter's Done Lied On Me"/ "Wasn't That Good" (4620, 1953), "The Deacon Don't Like It"/ "Song of the Bayou" (4635, 1953) in NM 8, and "Mr. Dollar"/ "Fishtail Blues" (4789, 1955) in NM 8. All are in EX 7, unless otherwise noted.

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    April, 2008
    5th Saturday
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