Evenin' Blues

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Evenin' Blues
Studio album by Jimmy Witherspoon
Released 1963
Recorded August 15, 1963
Los Angeles, California
Genre Blues
Length 39:25
Label Prestige
PRLP 7300
Producer David Axelrod
Jimmy Witherspoon chronology
Baby, Baby, Baby
(1963)
Evenin' Blues
(1963)
Blues Around the Clock
(1963)

Evenin' Blues is an album by blues vocalist Jimmy Witherspoon, which was recorded in 1963 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars calling it "A good, relaxed (but not laid-back) session, and one of his bluesier ones".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jimmy Witherspoon except as indicated

  1. "Money's Gettin' Cheaper" - 2:49
  2. "Grab Me a Freight" (Larraine Walton) - 3:45
  3. "Don't Let Go" (Jesse Stone) - 2:49
  4. "I've Been Treated Wrong" (Robert Brown) - 3:27
  5. "Evenin'" (Royce Swain) - 2:42
  6. "Cane River" - 2:33
  7. "Baby, How Long" (Brownie McGhee) - 2:48
  8. "Good Rockin' Man" (Roy Brown) - 2:43
  9. "Kansas City" (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) - 3:05
  10. "Drinking Beer" - 2:15
  11. "Don't Let Go" [alternate take] (Stone) - 2:41 Bonus track on CD reissue
  12. "I've Been Treated Wrong" [alternate take] (Brown) - 3:18 Bonus track on CD reissue
  13. "Evenin'" [alternate take] (Swain) - 2:42 Bonus track on CD reissue
  14. "Cane River" [alternate take] - 2:31 Bonus track on CD reissue


Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed May 14, 2013
  2. ^ a b Unterberger, R. Allmusic listing accessed May 14, 2013