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Guy, Buddy / Can't Quit The Blues
Album:Can't Quit The Blues Collection:Blues
Artist:Guy, Buddy Added:11/2006
Label:Silvertone Records Us 

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Add Date:2006-11-19 Pull Date:2007-01-21 Charts:Blues
Week Ending:21 Jan14 Jan7 Jan31 Dec24 Dec17 Dec10 Dec3 Dec
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Album Review
The Byrd of Paradise
Reviewed 2006-11-23 
A 50-year retrospective of one of the architects of modern electric blues guitar. Stingin' guitar solos, screaming blues vocals. The toughest backup band in the blues.

1. Laidback, lowdown moanin' harp
2. Cryin' horns & voice
3. BB King style walk
4. Swingin' - jumpin' instr.
5. Classic screamin' Buddy Guy
6. Lowdown & laidback - moanin' harp
7. Marchin' midtempo - tuff horns
8. Serious finger work - screamin' vocals
9. Stinging guitar - moanin' organ
10. Buddy backing JR Wells
11. JR sings - low & slow - hauntin'
12. Foot stompin' boogaloo - tuff horns
13. Lowdown - slow & haunting
14. Swingin' T-Bone Walker classic
15. Live slow blues with JR.
16. Buddy "Fast Fingers" Guy - lowdown
17. Foot stompin' electric slide
18. Slow BB-style blues

CD 2:
1. Fuzz tone guitar - lowdown walk, Buddy scrams
2. Loud, big band cover of rock classic
3. Serious slow blues - nice guitar work
4. Ray Charles Mambo to shuffle
5. Buddy sing with wailin' harp
6. Lowdown haunting slow blues
7. Sweet, soulful duet with Bonnie Raitt
8. BB-style slow blues
9. Screamin' vocals - moanin' guitar
10. Stompin' drivin' live R & B classic
11. Lowdow & stinging guitar
12. Driving - midtempo w/breaks
13. Rocked out duet w/Johnny Lang
14. Buddy cuts loose - instr.

CD 3:
1. Modern Buddy - great lyrics over marchin', bluesy drive
2. Droaning bass, hypnotic march
3. Just Buddy and his guitar - cool
4. Midtempo march - Buddy wails
5. Screamin' over-drivin' guitar
6. Buddy plays acoustic and sings
7. More of the same - cool stuff
8. Lowdown acoustic blues -- ooohhh!!
9. Buddy shufflin' live - acoustic
10. Classic live electric blues
11. Buddy covers soul classic with some cheesy synth...
12. Haunting, slow acoustic & electric blues
13. Buddy does Al Green to the Stones
14. Buddy wah wah - tuff walk
15. Deep soul stroll

Track Listing
1.The Way You Been Treating Me 24.Miss Ida B
2.Sit And Cry 25.Feels Like Rain
3.This Is The End 26.7-11
4.Untitled Instr 27.I Smell Trouble
5.First Time I Met The Blues 28.Someone Else Is Steppin' In
6.Ten Years Ago 29.My Time After While
7.Let Me Love You Baby 30.Your Mind Is On Vacation
8.Stone Crazy 31.Midnight Train
9.When My Left Eye Jumps 32.Totally Out Of Control #
10.Hoodoo Man Blues 33.Nobody Understands Me But My Guitar
11.In The Wee Hours 34.Baby Please Don't Leave Me
12.I Can't Quit The Blues 35.Done Got Old
13.One Room Country Shack 36.Honey Bee
14.T-Bone Shuffle 37.Tramp
15.When You See The Tears From My Eyes 38.Crawlin' Kingsnake
16.I Smell A Rat 39.Moanin' And Groanin'
17.She Suits Me To A T 40.Bad Life Blues
18.Dj Play My Blues 41.I Can't Be Satisfied
19.Damn, Right I've Got The Blues 42.First Time I Met The Blues
20.Mustang Sally 43.I'd Rather Be Blind Crippled And Crazy
21.Five Long Years 44.Somebody's Sleeping In My Bed
22.Mary Ann 45.I Miss You
23.She's Nineteen Years Old 46.Cut You Loose
 47.The Price You Gotta Pay