Lightnin’ Hopkins – Smokes Like Lightning (Vinyl LP)


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*This is a Vinyl LP*

Release Date:  2016

Label:  4 Men With Beards


Track List

Side A

1. T Model Blues
2. Jackstropper Blues
3. You Cook All Right
4. My Black Name
5. Never Miss Your Water

Side B

1. Let’s Do The Susie-Q
2. Ida Mae
3. Smokes Like Lightning
4. Prison Farm Blues



Drums – “Spider” Kilpatrick (tracks: A4, B2, B4)
Harmonica – Billy Bizor (tracks: A4, B2, B4)
Piano – “Buster” Pickens (tracks: A4, B2, B4)
Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin’ Hopkins



Originally released in 1963 from sessions recorded in 1962, ‘Smokes Like Lightning’ features Hopkins solo on guitar and vocals except for a full band on three of the tracks. Includes a re-recording of ‘T Model Blues’ and ‘Let’s Do The Susie-Q’. Reissued on 180 gram vinyl.

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