Billy Boy Arnold

More-Blues-On-The-South-Side

More Blues On The South Side

  • Release Date: 26 Aug 1993
  • OBCCD-562-2

Billy Boy Arnold's incisive harmonica sound first caught the national ear on a series of mid-Fifties hits by Bo Diddley. Arnold's own Vee-Jay singles from the same period later provided fodder for such rock artists as the Animals, the Yardbirds, David Bowie, and the Blasters. For his gripping 1963 session, Arnold's first LP, he surrounded himself with the cream of the Chicago blues scene, including guitarist Mighty Joe Young, pianist Lafayette Leake, and bassist-brother Jerome Arnold, then wi… MORE