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Tommy Bankhead and the Blues Eldorados

  • Tommy Bankhead and the Blues Eldorados [Deep Morgan, 1985] B

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Tommy Bankhead and the Blues Eldorados [Deep Morgan, 1985]
After thirty-five years as a professional, Bankhead is as authentic as blues gets and his first album sounds that way. I can even hear the harp-only prison song as a set-opener. I can even imagine checking out this hunch at some East St. Louis joint next time I'm out that way. B