My Kind of Blues

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My Kind of Blues
My Kind of Blues.jpg
Studio album by B. B. King
Released August 1961
Recorded March 1960; Los Angeles, California
Genre Blues
Label EMI, Capitol
Producer John Broven
B. B. King chronology
Sings Spirituals
(1960)Sings Spirituals1960
My Kind of Blues
(1961)
Blues For Me
(1961)Blues For Me1961

My Kind of Blues is the sixth studio album released by B. B. King in 1961. It apparently emanates from a single recording session from about March 3, 1960. A remastered and expanded edition was released in 2003.

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Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now" (B. B. King, Joe Josea) - 5:15
  2. "Mr. Pawnbroker" (King, Jules Taub) - 3:16
  3. "Understand" (Cecil Gant) - 2:39
  4. "Someday Baby" (Lightnin' Hopkins) - 2:54
  5. "Driving Wheel" (Roosevelt Sykes) - 2:52

Side two[edit]

  1. "Walking Dr. Bill" (Doctor Clayton) - 3:41
  2. "My Own Fault" (King) - 3:34
  3. "Fishin' After Me" (Robert Petway) - 2:29
  4. "Hold That Train" (Clayton) - 3:58
  5. "Please Set the Date" (Minnie McCoy) - 2:49

2003 re-release bonus tracks[edit]

  1. "Sunny Road" (Sykes) - 2:57
  2. "Running Wild" - 2:19
  3. "Blues at Sunrise" (Ivory Joe Hunter) - 3:00
  4. "Drifting Blues" (Charles Brown, Eddie Williams, Johnny Moore) - 3:15
  5. "Somebody Done Changed the Lock on My Door" (Casey Bill Weldon) - 2:46
  6. "Look the World Over" (Ernest Lawlars) (Undubbed version) - 3:23
  7. "Walking Dr. Bill" (Clayton) (Overdub) - 3:44
  8. "Hold That Train" (Clayton) - 5:05

Personnel[edit]

with, probably:

  • Ralph Hamilton - bass
  • Jessie Sailes - drums
Technical
  • Joesph Tauber - photography