Eddie 'blue' Lester - Funky Basement Blues (CD)


Price:
$ 17.99

Description

Release Date: 05/27/14

Texan Eddie 'Blue' Lester, is known in the US as a vocalist and saxophonist extraordinaire. Before he was 20, he was playing on the chitlin circuit in the southern states with The Jimmy Church Revue and for a while played with Jimi Hendrix. Over the years he's played all over the US from large stages to small bars, alongside such blues artists as Magic Slim, Carl Weathersby, Tab Benoit, Big Jack Johnson, Deanna Bogart and Tommy Castro. Now a resident of Kalamazoo, Michigan, Eddie ran jam nights at the local Funky Basement which attracted many well known touring musicians. He liked it so much he wrote a song about it.This superb album was originally intended as something for Eddie and the band to sell at gigs and promote their tours. But this old-fashioned 'live in the studio' set turned out to be something that is way, way better than that - it's as good and probably better than most contemporary blues recordings. That's what happens when great musicians who have fresh and creative ideas get together with a studio and engineer totally sympathetic to real music values. When I heard it I knew I had to release it! JOHN STEDMAN

Label: Jsp Records
Genre: Blues
 

Payment & Security

American Express Diners Club Discover Elo JCB Mastercard PayPal Shop Pay Venmo Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

Estimate shipping

NOTE: International orders are shipped using FedEx International Mail Service. Delivery can take up to 8 weeks and no tracking number is provided by this service. This is done to reduce shipping costs. If you require faster shipping or shipping with tracking, please contact us for a shipping cost.

You may also like

Recently viewed