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Ode To Billie Joe - The Jimmy Dawkins Band - Blisterstring (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Label: Delmark Records - DS • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Blues • Style: Chicago Blues Ode To Billie Joe: B3: Welfare Line Arranged By – Sonny Thompson Written-By – J. Dawkins* The Jimmy Dawkins Band: Blisterstring /5(16).
  2. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about The Jimmy Dawkins Band - Blisterstring at Discogs. Complete your The Jimmy Dawkins Band collection/5(20).
  3. This album may be just as good as Jimmy Dawkins' debut album FAST FINGERS. The reviews I read (for Blisterstring) agree "Chitlins con Carne" is a song that jumps out at (you), and I agree. "Ode to Billy Joe" is a superb instrumental; and "Welfare Line" hits one particular "blistering" chord that simply forces the listener to take notice/5(8).
  4. "Ode to Billie Joe" is a song written and recorded by Bobbie Gentry, a singer-songwriter from Chickasaw County, Mississippi. The single, released on July 10, , was a number-one hit in the US within three weeks of release and a big international Country.
  5. Commercial performance. The album peaked at No. 1 on the US Billboard Top LP's chart. It was the only album to displace the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band from its week reign at the top of the chart. It also peaked at No. 1 on the US Billboard Hot Country Albums chart and at No. 5 on the US Billboard Top Selling R&B Albums chart.. The album's first single, "Ode to Billie.
  6. Sep 19,  · "Ode to Billie Joe" was selected by Rolling Stone magazine as one of the top songs of all time. It went to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot and .
  7. Chicago guitarist Jimmy Dawkins would have preferred to leave his longtime nickname "Fast Fingers" behind. It was always something of a stylistic misnomer anyway; Dawkins' West Side-styled guitar slashed Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography ↓ Discography ↓ Songs ↓.
  8. Only a few of these story songs ever inspired dramatization, like The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia and Harper Valley P.T.A.. “Ode To Billie Joe” eventually found its way to a movie, directed by Max Baer, best known as Jethro on The Beverly movie promised that “what the song didn’t tell you, the movie will show you,” but it took a surprisingly different.

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