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)
RecordedJune 8, 1962
StudioWest Hampstead Studios, London
GenreBritish blues, blues rock[1]
Length34:31
LabelDecca
ProducerJack Good
Blues Incorporated chronology
R&B from the Marquee
(1962)
Red Hot From Alex
(1964)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic5/5 stars[2]

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 R&B band in the early 1960s, which was led by Alexis Korner and featured various musicians. Although never very successful commercially, it was extremely influential on the development of British rock music in the 1960s and later.[3]

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. ^ "Cyril Davies and Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated". Cyrildavies.com. Retrieved 29 July 2016.

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