Watermelon Slim & The Workers / Bull Goose Rooster
Album:Bull Goose Rooster Collection:General
Artist:Watermelon Slim & The Workers Added:Aug 2013
Label:Northern Blues Music 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2013-08-11 Pull Date:2013-10-13 
Week Ending:Oct 13Sep 8Aug 18

Recent Airplay
1.Aug 11, 2021:The Songsmith Show (rebroadcast from Feb 28, 2014)
I'm A King Bee
4.Oct 10, 2013:The Songsmith Show
Bull Goose Rooster
2.May 11, 2015:No Way To Say
Bull Goose Rooster, Tomorrow Night
5.Sep 02, 2013:Happy Hour (Coverin' for PACC on Laobr Day)
Words Are Coming To An End
3.Feb 28, 2014:The Songsmith Show
I'm A King Bee
6.Sep 01, 2013:no way to fry III
I'm A King Bee

Album Review
MC Dizzy Jackson
Reviewed 2013-08-08 
Slim’s been in the business since the ’70’s and has a raspy, gravelly well-lived voice. He plays some killer southern rockin’ blues, dirty, mean and raw w/ insane slide gtr and a tight band. Mostly originals, and a sea shanty! (#14). Solid stuff. FCC #10.

*My Favorites*: 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13, 15.

1. (4:03) Mid Good-time barroom blues boogie.
2. *(2:50) Mid. Title track. Dirty blues w/ killer vcl.
3. (4:52) Slow. Jazzy bluesy piano dirge, m & f vcls.
4. *(3:15) Mid. Allman Bros-ish vibe, a bit dirtier.
5. *(2:25) Mid. Killer slide gtr, sparse then full band, topical lyric.
6. *(4:56) Mid. Classic Slim Harpo tune. Dirty harmonica, gtr.
7. (5:12) Mid. Mean mood, killer slide, jammin’.
8. *(4:20) Mid. ‘Rollin’ And Tumbln’ vibe. Solid take.
9. (3:23) Mid. Another Harpo classic. Fairly faithful take.
10. (4:03) Mid / Fast. FCC ‘bullshit’. Rockin’ romper, w/ gtr solos.
11. (3:20) Slow. A Capella story-song. Slight Captain Beefheart vibe.
12. *(2:28) Mid. Big sound, gritty blues w/ insane harmonica, gtr.
13. *(2:57) Mid. Fun bluesy travellin’ country romp.
14. (5:14) Mid. A Capella sea shanty.
15. *(5:00) Mid. Dirty, mean rockin’ blues, more topical stuff.
16. (4:02) Slow / Mid. Sparse mellow acoustic end-song.

Track Listing
1.Tomorrow Night 9.Scratch My Back
2.Bull Goose Rooster 10.I Ain't Whistling Dixie
3.Over The Horizon 11.Take My Mother Home
4.Vigilante Man 12.The Wobble
5.A Wrench In The Machine 13.Trucking Class
6.I'm A King Bee 14.Northwest Passage
7.Prison Walls 15.The Foreign Policy Blues
8.Blue Freightliner 16.Words Are Coming To An End