R&B from the Marquee

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R&B from the Marquee
R&B from the Marquee (album) 1962.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedNovember 1962 (1962-11)
Recorded8 June 1962
StudioWest Hampstead Studios, London
GenreBritish rhythm and blues, blues rock[1]
Length34:31
LabelDecca
ProducerJack Good
Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated chronology
R&B from the Marquee
(1962)
Red Hot From Alex
(1964)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[2]
The Penguin Guide to Blues Recordings[3]

R&B from the Marquee is an album by Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated released in November 1962 on Decca Records. Blues Incorporated was a British rhythm and blues band in the early 1960s. Although never very successful commercially, it was extremely influential on the development of British rock music in the 1960s and later.[4]

Track listing[edit]

Side A
No.TitleWriter(s)Featured vocalistLength
1."Gotta Move"Alexis Korner 2:28
2."Rain is Such a Lonesome Sound"Jimmy Witherspoon, Rachel WitherspoonLong John Baldry2:49
3."I Got My Brand On You"Willie DixonCyril Davies3:46
4."Spooky But Nice"Davies 2:57
5."Keep Your Hands Off"DaviesDavies2:28
6."I Wanna Put a Tiger in Your Tank"DixonDavies2:52
Total length:17:20
Side B
No.TitleWriter(s)Featured vocalistLength
7."I Got My Mojo Working"Preston FosterDavies3:09
8."Finkle's Cafe"Korner 2:44
9."Hoochie Coochie"DixonDavies3:02
10."Down Town"Korner 2:58
11."How Long, How Long Blues"Leroy CarrBaldry3:00
12."I Thought I Heard That Train Whistle Blow"BaldryBaldry2:18
Total length:17:11

Re-releases[edit]

  • The album was re-released by Decca on CD (UDCD 657) with a bonus track "I'm Built For Comfort" (Willie Dixon) Vocal: John Baldry.
  • Limited re-issued CD in Japan in 2007 (24 January 2007) Strange Days Records (POCE-1087)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Top 30 British Blues Rock Albums Of All Time". Classic Rock. Future plc. 23 March 2007. Retrieved 1 September 2018.
  2. ^ AllMusic review
  3. ^ Russell, Tony; Smith, Chris (2006). The Penguin Guide to Blues Recordings. Penguin. p. 371. ISBN 978-0-140-51384-4.
  4. ^ "Cyril Davies and Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated". Cyrildavies.com. Retrieved 29 July 2016.

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