Dialtone Records Release
Texas Southside Kings

Various Artists

Texas Southside Kings


Documenting central Texas Blues doesn't get any better than this, it includes one of the artists who started Jive Boogie Woogie, Walter 'Thunderbird' Price. This recording reunites his first band he recorded with in the 50s, and also includes Blues artists from Nixon, Gonzales, Austin, San Antonio and Houston.

Track Listing

Play clip for Mimbo (Jr. Moore) 1. Mimbo (Jr. Moore)
Play clip for Leo’s Shuffle (Leo Morris with Oscar O’Bear) 2. Leo’s Shuffle (Leo Morris with Oscar O’Bear)
  3. Come On Down (Bubba Mitchell)
Play clip for Big Bad Woman (Big Walter “The Thunderbird” Price) 4. Big Bad Woman (Big Walter “The Thunderbird” Price)
Play clip for It’s My Own Fault (Willie Sampson) 5. It’s My Own Fault (Willie Sampson)
  6. Everyday I Have The Blues (Spot Barnett)
  7. I Want To Know (Leo Morris with Oscar O’Bear)
  8. Low Down Dresser (Spot Barnett)
  9. One Room Country Shack (Jr. Moore)
  10. New Orleans & Galveston (Big Walter “The Thunderbird” Price)
  11. Some Day (Willie Sampson)
  12. Tammy, Tammy (Leo Morris with Oscar O’Bear)
Play clip for Oh No (Big Walter “The Thunderbird” Price) 13. Oh No (Big Walter “The Thunderbird” Price)
  14. Drifting Blues (Jr. Moore)

Credits

Lead Guitar: Jr. Moore 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15; Guitar: Oscar O'Bear 2, 7, 12; Guitar: Leo Morris 2, 7, 12; Rhythm Guitar: Mike Keller; Organ / Piano: Gene Taylor; Sax: Spot Barnett; Drums: Willie Sampson; Bass: Bubba Mitchell; Bass: Vernon Moore 9, 11; Recorded at: Sugar Hill Studio; Mastered and Mixed at: Sounds Outrageous by Lars Goransson; Produced by: Eddie Stout; Graphic Design: Den Zelig; Photos: Keely Stout