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Wild About You Baby - Slim Harpo - Slim Rocks

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  1. Slim Harpo. Whether it was another of Crowley, Louisiana swamp blues producer J.D. Miller’s brainstorms or the inspiration of the harpist’s wife (reports vary), James Moore was rechristened Slim Harpo at his first session as a leader in March of ’57 after being informed that his previous stage name, Harmonica Slim, was already spoken for/10(2).
  2. Jul 29,  · Small ensemble electrified country blues that really rocks! James 'Slim Harpo' Moore ( - ) crammed a great deal into his 45 years. One of the biggest Southern blues stars of the '50s, he appealed to rockabillies of all generations. Sun artist Warren Smith covered I Got Love If You Want It while Marty Stuart revived Shake Your Hips. Rock 5/5(2).
  3. James Isaac Moore (January 11, – January 31, ), better known by his stage name Slim Harpo, was an American blues musician, a leading exponent of the swamp blues style, and "one of the most commercially successful blues artists of his day". His most successful and influential recordings included "I'm a King Bee" (), "Rainin' in My Heart" (), and "Baby Scratch My Back" (
  4. Slim Harpo was a bit too laid-back to really rock yet deserves a volume in Bear Family’s Rocks series because there was a wonderful looseness to his recordings. He may not have pushed the beat hard but there was a big, infectious swing that really rocked, as this terrific track collection proves.9/

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