Re-issued 1st time on CD orig. rel. in `62 - this noted Texas blues pianist moved to Paris after rec. this album & never came back having built a large audience in Europe - contains 2 alt. takes not on LP
One of Chicago Blues authentic & distinct voices captured live at Vern`s Friendly Lounge, on Chicago`s west side. Hear exciting performer interact w/ appreciative crowd.. F/ BILLY BRANCH, LURRIE BELL & JIMMY DAWKINS.
Reissue 1968 recording originally issued as `Electric Sleep`, a riff on the Muddy Waters LP title Electric Mud, but the similarities ended there being just a country blues artist with an electric blues band.