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8 thoughts on “ Dont You Know - Otis Spann - Otis Spann (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Otis Spann may not have been the blues, but he was sure close to being the blues pianist. Spann provided wonderful, imaginative, tasty piano solos and better-than-average vocals, and was arguably the best player whose style was more restrained than animated. Not that he couldn't rock the house, but Spann's forte was making you think as well as making you dance, and the tracks on Otis Spann Is.
  2. Although Otis Spann will always be known as the piano player in the Muddy Waters band, his solo work should not be overlooked. Possessing a beautifully expressive voice, Spann was also a facile songwriter, and freed of the restrictions inherent in a working electric blues band, his solo sides find him stretching out on piano, as well. This set was recorded live in in a Copenhagen studio.
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Otis Spann Is The Blues on Discogs. Label: Candid - CJS • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo • Country: US • Genre: Blues • Style: Piano Blues/5(4).
  4. Artist: Otis Spann. Very Good = Generally worth 25% of the Near Mint value, Surface noise will be evident upon playing. Groove wear will start to be noticeable, as Seller Rating: % positive.
  5. Otis Spann' - by Alan Balfour, from the British Blues Archive. Otis Spann first recorded with Muddy Waters in If we discount an isolated Johnny Jones session this was Muddy's first recording with a pianist since his Chess debut with Sunnyland Slim in
  6. Boasting fellow Chicago blues dynamo James Cotton on both harmonica and lead vocals, The Blues Never Die! is one of Otis Spann's most inspired albums. When this session was recorded for Prestige's Bluesville subsidiary in , Spann was still best known for playing acoustic piano in Muddy Waters' band. But The Blues Never Die! (which Fantasy reissued on CD in on its Original Blues.
  7. An integral member of the nonpareil Muddy Waters band of the s and '60s, pianist Otis Spann took his sweet time in launching a full-fledged solo career. But his own discography is a satisfying one nonetheless, offering ample proof as to why so many aficionados considered him then and now Chicago's leading post-war blues pianist. Spann played on most of Waters' classic Chess waxings between.
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Blues Of Otis Spann on Discogs. Label: Decca - LK ,Decca - LK • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Mono • Country: UK • Genre: Blues • Style: Chicago Blues, Piano Blues/5(7).

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