Fleetwood Mac in Chicago

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Blues Jam at Chess/Fleetwood Mac In Chicago/Blues Jam In Chicago vols 1 & 2
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Compilation album by Fleetwood Mac
Released December 5, 1969
Recorded January 4, 1969, Chess Ter-Mar Studios, Chicago
Genre Blues rock
Length 103:28
Label Blue Horizon
Epic Records
Sire Records (US)
Producer Mike Vernon
Marshall Chess
Fleetwood Mac compilations chronology
The Pious Bird of Good Omen
(1969)The Pious Bird of Good Omen1969
Fleetwood Mac in Chicago
(1969)
Black Magic Woman
(1971)Black Magic Woman1971

Blues Jam at Chess/Fleetwood Mac In Chicago/Blues Jam In Chicago Vols. 1 & 2 was the result of a recording session in early 1969, at Chess Records in Chicago (home to Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, et al.) with Fleetwood Mac, then a young British blues band, and a number of famous Chicago Blues artists from whom they drew inspiration.

Volume 1[edit]

Original release

Side one

  1. "Watch Out" (Peter Green) - 4:20
  2. "Ooh Baby" (Howlin' Wolf) - 4:05
  3. "South Indiana" (take 1) (Walter Horton) - 3:21
  4. "South Indiana" (take 2) (Walter Horton) - 3:46
  5. "Last Night" (Little Walter Jacobs) - 5:01
  6. "Red Hot Jam" (Peter Green) - 6:02

Side two

  1. "I'm Worried" (Elmore James) - 3:46
  2. "I Held My Baby Last Night" (Elmore James, Jules Taub) - 5:16
  3. "Madison Blues" (Elmore James) - 4:55
  4. "I Can't Hold Out" (Elmore James) - 4:48
  5. "I Need Your Love" (Walter Horton) - 4:31
  6. "I Got the Blues" (Walter Horton) - 3:59

2004 CD extended version

  1. "Watch Out"
  2. "Ooh Baby"
  3. "South Indiana" (take 1)
  4. "South Indiana" (take 2)
  5. "Last Night"
  6. "Red Hot Jam" (take 1 with studio talk)
  7. "Red Hot Jam" (take 2 - master version)
  8. "I'm Worried"
  9. "I Held My Baby Last Night"
  10. "Madison Blues"
  11. "I Can't Hold Out"
  12. "Bobby's Rock" (previously unreleased) (Elmore James) - 3:59
  13. "I Need Your Love"
  14. "Horton's Boogie Woogie" (take 1 with studio chatter - previously unreleased) (Walter Horton) - 3:37
  15. "I Got the Blues" (master version with previously unreleased false start)

Volume 2[edit]

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Original release

Side one

  1. "World's in a Tangle" (Jimmy Rogers) - 5:25
  2. "Talk With You" (Danny Kirwan) - 3:27
  3. "Like It This Way" (Danny Kirwan)) - 4:24
  4. "Someday Soon Baby" (Otis Spann) - 7:36
  5. "Hungry Country Girl" (Otis Spann) - 5:46

Side two

  1. "Black Jack Blues" (J. T. Brown) - 5:08
  2. "Everyday I Have the Blues" (Memphis Slim) - 4:54
  3. "Rockin' Boogie" (Jeremy Spencer) - 3:57
  4. "Sugar Mama" (Howlin' Wolf)
  5. "Homework" (Dave Clark, Al Perkins, Otis Rush) - 3:20

2004 CD extended version

  1. "World's in a Tangle"
  2. "Talk With You"
  3. "Like It This Way"
  4. "Someday Soon Baby"
  5. "Hungry Country Girl"
  6. "Black Jack Blues"
  7. "Everyday I Have the Blues"
  8. "Rockin' Boogie"
  9. "My Baby's Gone" (David Edwards) - 4:04
  10. "Sugar Mama" (take 1 - previously unreleased) - 0:49
  11. "Sugar Mama" (take 2 - master version)
  12. "Homework"
  13. "Honey Boy Blues" (previously unreleased) (David Edwards) - 2:19
  14. "I Need Your Love" (take 1 - previously unreleased) (Jimmy Rogers) - 2:15
  15. "Horton's Boogie Woogie" (take 2 - previously unreleased) - 3:40
  16. "Have a Good Time" (previously unreleased) (Walter Horton) - 4:54
  17. "That's Wrong" (previously unreleased) (Walter Horton) - 4:12
  18. "Rock Me Baby" (previously unreleased) (Lil' Son Jackson) - 3:24

Personnel[edit]

Fleetwood Mac

Chicago Blues artists