Boppers And The Blues (CD)
Release Date: 11/08/11
25 track compilation presenting the synergy between 1940s Blues artists and the emerging Bop movement. Many of the pioneers of Bop began their careers in R&B and Jump Blues bands, as these specially chosen tracks amply illustrate. Tracks Include ' Hootie Blues ' (Jay McShann), 'Cock-A-Doodle-Doo' (Wynonie Harris), 'Walkin' Blues' (Dinah Washington), 'Bow-Legged Woman' (Wini Brown) and 'We're Gonna Boogie' (Ivory Joe Hunter).