Blind Snooks Eaglin


That's All Right

  • Release Date: 25 Apr 1994
  • OBCCD-568-2

Sometimes billed as "Ford," more often as "Snooks," blind singer-guitarist Fird Eaglin, Jr. was a prolific recording artist for over three decades. His early sides, however, were more in a country blues vein. At this 1961 session, he moved easily from moaning the down-home "I'm a Country Boy" to shouting the Ray Charles R&B hit "I Got a Woman." Whether drawing material from anonymous folk sources, the delta blues of Big Boy Crudup and Tommy McClenna… MORE