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Lot with most famous British rhythm & blues MONO album: Alexis Korner's "R & B from the Marquee" in a vg+++ state,first UK press(1962!) on the Ace of Clubs label,flipback cover

Lot reference 12820809

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Current bid $53
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Location: Netherlands
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the cover has minor ware, light discolouration,very light staining,ALL SPINES ARE 100% INTACT, on front laminiation(100%),light spindle ware, the media playgraded as excellent,some light clicks in 2tracks.still great lustre and sheen. This is a true GEM

Media Source: LP Album
Condition: Very Good Plus

Rhythm-and-blues, a music genre influenced by jazz, gospel and blues that originated in African-American culture in the 1940s

When Alexis Korner’s Blues Incorporated was formed in London in 1961, there was not much of a British blues scene to speak of. Korner formed Blues Incorporated with his longtime collaborator, Cyril Davies, who like Korner, loved American blues. Blues Incorporated became the first amplified British blues band.The album was recorded on June 8, 1962, and featured Alexis Korner on acoustic guitar (no electric here) vocal duties by Baldry and Davies, Keith Scott on piano, Heckstall-Smith on tenor sax, Spike Heatley on string bass, Teddy Wadmore on bass guitar, Graham Burbidge on drums, and Big Jim Sullivan on vocals and guitar, though he was not credited for his guitar playing. I find this album so exciting to listen to because it really is the inception of recorded British blues, one of the records that started it all.

One of the most exciting components of the album is the back to back Muddy Waters special, “I Wanna Put a Tiger in Your Tank” and “I Got My Mojo Working”. The tempos are brisk and keep your feet moving, bringing out the energy, machismo, and sexual undercurrents of these songs. Most of Britain may not have gotten Muddy Waters yet, but Alexis Korner’s Blues Incorporated sure did. The former presence of Charlie Watts aside, you can hear the major influence this music would have on The Rolling Stones, a band which one can see as an eventual continuation of the tradition started by Blues Incorporated.

The distinctive appeal of Baldry’s vocals can be clearly heard on this record too, especially on the Leroy Carr penned “How Long, How Long Blues”.

R&B from the Marquee isn’t just an archaeological relic for those interested in the history of (British) blues, but is truly a thrilling, moving album that hits hard and should appeal to both casual and hardcore blues fans alike. Yes, it’s historical location enhances its mystique, but don’t be fooled. This album is all about great music.

the album:
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Gotta Move
Written-By – Korner*

Rain Is Such A Lonesome Sound
Written-By – J. Witherspoon*, R. Witherspoon*

I Got My Brand On You
Written-By – Morganfield*

Spooky But Nice
Written-By – Davies*

Keep Your Hands Off
Written-By – Davies*

I Wanna Put A Tiger In Your Tank
Written-By – Morganfield*

I Got My Mojo Working
Written-By – Foster*

Finkle's Cafe
Written-By – Korner*

Hoochie Coochie
Written-By – Morganfield*

Down Town
Written-By – Korner*

How Long, How Long, Blues
Written-By – Carr*

I Thought I Heard That Whistle Blow
Written-By – Baldry*

Double Bass – Spike Heatley
Drums – Graham Burbidge
Guitar – Alexis Korner
Harmonica – Cyril Davies
Piano – Keith Scott
Producer – Jack Good
Recorded By – Jack Clegg
Tenor Saxophone – Dick Heckstall-Smith
Vocals – Cyril Davies (tracks: A3, A5 to B1, B3), Jim Baldry* (tracks: A2, B5, B6)

Matrixes: ARL -5605 1B / ARL-5606 1B

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 324
Member since: February 25, 2013
  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Behalve zeer hartelijke ontvangst waren de lps werkelijk in mint condition.
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    cc1054 July 13, 2018

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    Een mooi kavel uit mijn jeugd :) Ooit had mijn buurjongen dit album en hebben we het grijs grdraaid. Nu dan een genummerde box! Verder perfect verpakt! Dank.
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    peterhofman3 July 10, 2018

  • All Ok. Good seller.

    presa36 July 3, 2018

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    Etat loin d'être TB, comme annoncé.La face Stockhausen est abimée, craque du début jusqu'à la fin, la pochette limite..Vaut pas son prix mais je le garde car le contenu est intéressant,
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    HANNAH3 May 5, 2018

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    records corresponding to the announcement, good packaging, it's perfect!
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    GNI71 April 11, 2018

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