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The Chicago String Band - The Chicago String Band Full Album

The Chicago String Band - The Chicago String Band Full Album Performer: The Chicago String Band
Title: The Chicago String Band
Style: Chicago Blues, Country Blues
Label: Testament Records
# Cat: T-2220
Released: 1966
Country: US
FLAC album: 1344 mb
MP3 album: 1341 mb
Rating: 4.9
Genre: Blues / Folk


1Trouble On Your Hands
2The Sun Is Sinking Low
3Railroad Blues
4You Got Good Business
5Weeping And Moaning
6Clean Cut Mama Blues
7I Got To Find That Woman
8Memphis, Tenn., 1939 Blues
9Hoodoo Blues
10John Henry
11You Know I Do
12Don't Sic Your Dog On Me


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
T-2220The Chicago String Band The Chicago String Band ‎(LP, Album, RE)Testament RecordsT-2220USUnknown
TCD 5006The Chicago String Band The Chicago String Band ‎(CD, Album)Testament RecordsTCD 5006US1994


  • GuitarCarl Martin, John Lee Granderson
  • HarmonicaJohn Wrencher
  • Liner Notes, Edited By, Producer, Photography ByPete Welding
  • MandolinJohnny Young
  • Mastered ByCecil Charles Spiller
  • Recorded ByNorman Dayron
  • ViolinCarl Martin


Recorded June 18, 1966, Chicago, Illinois.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): T - 2220 - A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): T - 2220 - B


  • Published By – Testament Music


The Chicago String Band. This is a particularly intriguing project, for producer Pete Welding in 1966 gathered together four veteran Chicago blues musicians three of whom were playing electric blues at the time and had them re-create the style of a 1920s'30s string band. Carl Martin 60 at the time was part of the original era, and he is heard on violin and guitar. Also featured in different combinations are Johnny Young on mandolin, guitarist John Lee Granderson, and John Wrencher on harmonica all four musicians have their spots taking vocals. The music is very much in the early tradition, and the music is. Listen to music from The Chicago String Band like Hoodoo Blues, The Sun Is Sinking Low & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from The Chicago String Band. This unique album, recorded in 1966, was an experiment to recreate, with four Chicago blues veterans, the sound of the blues string band that had been such a conspicuous feature of Southern country musical life. This sound had not been heard on record since the early 40s. Although several members of this group had become part of the Chicago electric blues band scene they took their basic musical motivation from the older blues styles they had learned as youth in the rural South. Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, calling themselves the Chicago Transit Authority in 1968 before shortening the name in 1969. The self-described rock and roll band with horns blended elements of classical music, jazz, R&B, and pop music. They began writing songs with politically charged lyrics, and later moved to a softer sound, generating several hit ballads. The group had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s. In September 2008, Billboard. Originally issued on the 1970 album The Chicago String Band Testament T-2220 LP. This recording taken from the 1994 CD of the same title. Trouble On Your Chicago String Band 1966 The Sun Is Sinking Low Trouble on Your Hands Weeping & Moaning You Know I Do Hoodoo Blues You Got Good Business Take It Easy Baby I Got to Find That Woman Clean Cut Mama Railroad Blues Don't Sic Your Dog on Me John Henry Memphis, Tenn. 1939 Blues Bye Bye Pete. Error Warning. The Chicago String Band by Chicago String Band. Release date. which songs from which albums The Chicago String Band played through the , retroactively known as Chicago II, was the bands second studio album and delivered several top ten hits including selections from the albums centerpiece suite Ballet for a Girl in Buchannon. The album was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America RIAA in April of the same year of its release, and was certified platinum in 1991. Cover Design: Silver Bar Track Listing: Movin In. The Road. Poem for the People. In the Country. Wake Up Sunshine. Ballet for a Girl in Buchannon. 2007 2007 Remaster. Chicago 17. 2006 Expanded & Remastered. 25 Or 6 To 4 - Live. Chicago Presents the Innovative Guitar of Terry Kath. Chicago XXVI: Live in Concert. 2005 Live in Chicago, IL, 1999. Love Songs. The Greatest Seventies Album. Retro Chart Toppers Revived. Acoustic 70s. Chicago String Band Format: Audio CD. 0 out of 5 stars 1 rating. 1966 album by 4 Chicago Blues veterans. Track Listings. Disc: 1. The Sun Is Sinking Low. Trouble On Your Hands. Weeping & Moaning