The Earthshaker

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The Earthshaker
The Earthshaker Koko Taylor.jpg
Studio album by Koko Taylor
ReleasedMarch 1, 1978[1]
Genre
Length36:47
LabelAlligator[1]
ProducerKoko Taylor, Bruce Iglauer, Richard McLeese[3]
Koko Taylor chronology
Southside Baby
(1975)
The Earthshaker
(1978)
From the Heart of a Woman
(1981)

The Earthshaker is a blues album by Koko Taylor, released as an LP on March 1, 1978 by Alligator Records.[1] The album has since been released on CD by Alligator Records,[4] and digitally on iTunes[1] and Spotify.[5]

Track listing[edit]

Side One[3]
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Let the Good Times Roll"Moore[a], Theard3:00
2."Spoonful"Dixon3:00
3."Walking the Back Streets[b]"Jones[c]6:45
4."Cut You Loose"London3:24
5."Hey Bartender"Terry[d]2:51
Side Two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."I'm a Woman"McDaniel, Taylor4:36
2."You Can Have My Husband (But Please Don't Mess With My Man)"La Bostrie2:45
3."Please Don't Dog Me"Taylor5:16
4."Wang Dang Doodle"Dixon4:51
Total length:36:28

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "The Earthshaker (iTunes USA)". Apple Inc. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  2. ^ Keepnews, Peter. "Koko Taylor, Queen of Chicago Blues, Is Dead at 80". The New York Times. Retrieved 28 July 2018.
  3. ^ a b c The Earthshaker (Media notes). Chicago: Alligator Records. 1978.
  4. ^ "The Earthshaker". Alligator Records. Retrieved 28 July 2018.
  5. ^ "The Earthshaker". Spotify. Retrieved 28 July 2018.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Fleecie Moore
  2. ^ Walking the Back Streets and Crying
  3. ^ Sandy Jones, Jr.
  4. ^ Dossie Terry