Rockin' My Life Away

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Rockin' My Life Away
Studio album by George Thorogood
Released March 25, 1997
Recorded November-December 1996
Genre Blues rock
Boogie rock
Length 44:33
Label Capitol
Producer Delaware Destryers
Waddy Wachtel
George Thorogood chronology
Haircut
(1993)
Rockin' My Life Away
(1997)
Half a Boy/Half a Man
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Rockin' My Life Away is a studio album released by George Thorogood. It was released in 1997 on Capitol Records.[2] The album peaked at #5 on the Billboard Top Blues Album chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Get Back into Rockin'" (Jerry Lynn Williams) - 4:16
  2. "Trouble Every Day" (Frank Zappa) - 4:16
  3. "Night Rider" (Thorogood) - 3:43
  4. "The Usual" (John Hiatt) - 3:51
  5. "Living With the Shades Pulled Down" (Merle Haggard) - 3:26
  6. "Manhattan Slide" (Elmore James) - 3:31
  7. "Rocking My Life Away" (Mack Vickery) - 3:33
  8. "Jail Bait" (Andre Williams) - 3:41
  9. "My Dog Can't Bark" (Otis "Big Smokey" Smothers) - 4:00
  10. "Blues Hangover" (Slim Harpo, West) - 4:18
  11. "Stoop Down Baby" (Chick Willis) - 3:18
  12. "Rock & Roll Man" (Thorogood) - 2:50

Personnel[edit]

The following personnel are credited on the album:[2]

  • Tony Berg - tambourine, tamboura
  • Billy Blough - bass
  • Hank Carter - guitar, keyboards, saxophone, vocals
  • Chris Cuffaro - photography
  • Delaware Destroyers - producer
  • Robert Laverdiere - package design
  • Jim Liberato - guitar technician
  • Henry Marquez - art direction
  • Brian Scheuble - engineer
  • Jeff Simon - drums
  • George Thorogood - guitar, vocals
  • Waddy Wachtel - guitar, producer

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