40 Blue Fingers, Freshly Packed and Ready to Serve

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40 Blue Fingers, Freshly Packed and Ready to Serve
Studio album by Chicken Shack
Released June 1968 (1968-06)
Recorded 5–7 February 1968 CBS Studios, London
Genre Blues
Length 42:22
Label Blue Horizon
Producer Mike Vernon
Chicken Shack chronology
40 Blue Fingers, Freshly Packed and Ready to Serve
(1968)
O.K. Ken?
(1969)

40 Blue Fingers, Freshly Packed and Ready to Serve is the debut album by the blues band Chicken Shack, released in 1968. The album reached number 12 in the UK charts.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Stan Webb, except where noted. 

Side One
No. Title Length
1. "The Letter"   4:25
2. "Lonesome Whistle Blues"   3:02
3. "When the Train Comes Back" (Christine Perfect) 3:32
4. "San-Ho-Zay" (Freddie King, Sonny Thompson) 3:02
5. "King of the World"   4:59
Side Two
No. Title Length
1. "See See Baby"   2:22
2. "First Time I Met the Blues"   6:24
3. "Webbed Feet"   2:53
4. "You Ain't No Good" (Perfect) 3:35
5. "What You Did Last Night"   4:36

Personnel[edit]

Chicken Shack[edit]

Additional Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producer – Mike Vernon
  • Engineer – Mike Ross
  • Studio – CBS
  • Photography and design – Terence Ibbott

References[edit]

  1. ^ Album page at Chartstats