Second Winter

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Second Winter
Studio album by Johnny Winter
Released October 27, 1969
Recorded July 19–22 and August 8–12, 1969
Nashville, TN
Genre Blues-rock
Length 46:53
Label Columbia
Producer Johnny Winter
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(1969) Cover photography by Richard Avedon
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]
Rolling Stone (Not rated) [2]
Music Box 4/5 stars [3]

Second Winter is the third studio album by Texas blues guitarist Johnny Winter, released in 1969. The original plan was to edit the songs from the recording session into one album but it was later thought that all the recordings were good enough to be released. The album was released as a "three-sided" LP, with a blank fourth side on the original vinyl. Two more songs, "Tell the Truth" and "Early in the Morning" were left unfinished but released on a 2004 re-release of the album.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Memory Pain"   Percy Mayfield 5:34
2. "I'm Not Sure"   Johnny Winter 5:23
3. "The Good Love"   Dennis Collins 4:43
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Slippin' and Slidin'"   Eddie Bocage, Albert Collins, Little Richard, James Smith 2:47
2. "Miss Ann"   Enotris Johnson, Little Richard 3:42
3. "Johnny B. Goode"   Chuck Berry 2:49
4. "Highway 61 Revisited"   Bob Dylan 5:07
Side three
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I Love Everybody"   Johnny Winter 3:44
2. "Hustled Down in Texas"   Johnny Winter 3:32
3. "I Hate Everybody"   Johnny Winter 2:33
4. "Fast Life Rider"   Johnny Winter 7:00
5. "Early In the Morning (Legacy Bonus Track)"   Johnny Winter 3:49
6. "Tell the Truth (Legacy Bonus Track)"   Johnny Winter 4:30
Legacy Edition Bonus Disc Live at Royal Albert Hall 04-17-70
No. Title Length
1. "Help Me"   4:49
2. "Johnny B. Goode"   3:41
3. "Mama Talk To Your Daughter"   5:16
4. "It's My Fault"   12:00
5. "Black Cat Bone"   5:38
6. "Mean Town Blues"   11:13
7. "Tobacco Road"   11:05
8. "Frankenstein"   9:11
9. "Tell the Truth"   9:08



  1. ^ Koda, Cub. "Second Winter - Johnny Winter : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  2. ^ "Rolling Stone Music | Album Reviews". Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  3. ^ John Metzger. "Johnny Winter - Second Winter: Legacy Edition (Album Review)". Retrieved 2012-06-23.