Live Wire/Blues Power

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Live Wire / Blues Power
Live album by Albert King
Released 1968
Recorded 1968
Genre Blues
Length 38:16
Label Stax
Producer Al Jackson, Jr.
Albert King chronology
Born Under a Bad Sign
(1967)Born Under a Bad Sign1967
Live Wire/Blues Power
Years Gone By
(1969)Years Gone By1969
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars link
Rolling Stone(positvie) [1]

Live Wire/Blues Power is a blues album by Albert King, recorded live in June 1968 at the Fillmore Auditorium. This was Albert King's first live album. Leftovers from these live recordings were released later in 1990 in the albums Wednesday Night in San Francisco and Thursday Night in San Francisco.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Watermelon Man" (Herbie Hancock) – 4:04
  2. "Blues Power" (King) – 10:18
  3. "Night Stomp" (Raymond Jackson, King) – 5:49
  4. "Blues at Sunrise" (King) – 8:44
  5. "Please Love Me" (B.B. King, Jules Taub) – 4:01
  6. "Look Out" (King) – 5:20



  1. ^ Greenberg, Jerrold (November 23, 1968). "Records". Rolling Stone. San Francisco: Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc. Retrieved July 15, 2014.