Joe Turner Meets Jimmy Witherspoon


Patcha, Patcha, All Night Long

  • Release Date: 07 Mar 1996
  • OJCCD-887-2

In the last year of his life, Joe Turner got together with Jimmy Witherspoon, who had shouted the blues in bars, dance halls, dives, and recording studios for almost as long as Turner's half century. In Patcha, Patcha, All Night Long, Big Joe and Spoon documented what the art of the blues singer is all about. It's about life's joys. It's about life's frustrations and complexities. It's about the good of love and the bad of love. It runs far deeper than the stories its simple couplets… MORE