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September 21, 2011

skip james – devil got my woman (vanguard lp, 1968) album

This 1968 album by Mississippi bluesman Nehemiah Curtis “Skip” James is getting much play these days: the easy-going and plaintive songs by the then 66-year old singer strike an unexpected chord in the middle of diapers, naps and feeding. Great sleeve as well!

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  1. November 9, 2011 8:45 am

    eindelijk aan luisteren van deze plaat toegekomen. mooi bluesy plaatje. helaas regent het niet.


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