“Nobody Knows My Troubles - Otis Spann’s Chicago Blues” by Otis Spann - album review

TJR says

Recorded in 1965 by Pete Welding. Team Otis line-up: Otis Spann (vocals, piano, organ), Johnny Young (guitar), Jimmy Lee Morris (bass), Jimmy Cotton (harmonica) and Robert Whitehead (drums). The set includes 5 reworkings from previous LPs, hence the “b” status. For the record these are: “Sarah Street” (The Blues Of Otis Spann, 1964), “Worried Life Blues” (Otis Spann Is The Blues (1960), “Spann’s Boogie” (Portraits In Blues Vol.3, 1963), “See See Rider” (See See Rider, 1964) and “Mr. Jelly Roll Baker” (Portraits In Blues Vol.3, 1963).

The Jukebox Rebel
07-Jun-2012

A1 [02:31] 6.3.png Otis Spann - Get Your Hands Out Of My Pocket (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A2 [03:24] 5.7.png Otis Spann - Nobody Knows My Troubles (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A3 [03:25] 6.7.png Otis Spann - Sarah Street [album version ’66] (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A4 [02:01] 5.8.png Otis Spann - Worried Life Blues [album version ’66] (Major Merriweather, Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A5 [02:33] 5.6.png Otis Spann - You Can’t Hide (?) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A6 [02:52] 5.6.png Otis Spann - Jack-Knife (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
A7 [02:24] 6.9.png Otis Spann - What’s On Your Worried Mind (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B1 [04:31] 5.1.png Otis Spann - Vicksburg Blues (?) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B2 [02:30] 6.4.png Otis Spann - Who’s Out There? (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B3 [02:11] 6.2.png Otis Spann - Spann’s Boogie Woogie [album version ’66] (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B4 [02:59] 6.2.png Otis Spann - See See Rider [album version ’66] (Gertrude Pridgett, Lena Arent) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B5 [03:23] 6.8.png Otis Spann - Lovin’ You (Otis Spann) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B6 [02:42] 5.9.png Otis Spann - One-Room Country Shack (Mercy Dee Walton, John Lee Hooker) Blues / Rhythm n Blues
B7 [03:00] 6.0.png Otis Spann - Mr. Jelly Roll Baker [album version ’66] (Traditional) Blues / Rhythm n Blues




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