8 thoughts on “ Ride Em On Down - Tommy McClennan & Robert Petway - Cotton Pickin Blues (CD)

  1. Tommy McClennan and his partner Robert Petway are featured here on this twenty five song compilation, "one of the best country blues albums" I've ever heard. Both men accompany themselves with acoustic guitars with occasional stand up bass, each song is sung and performed individually by McClennan and Petway/5(11).
  2. Catfish Blues: 3 – Tommy McClennan: Cotton Patch Blues: 4 – Tommy McClennan: Whiskey Head Woman: 5 – Robert Petway: Ride 'Em On Down: 6 – Tommy McClennan: Crosscut Blues: 7 – Robert Petway: Let Me Be Your Boss: 8 – Tommy McClennan: Des'e My Blues: 9 – Tommy McClennan: Brown Skin Girl: 10 – Robert Petway: Bertha Lee Blues: 11 /5(3).
  3. Robert Petway (c. – date of death unknown) was an American blues singer and guitarist. He recorded only 16 songs, but it has been said that he was an influence on many notable blues and rock musicians, including John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, and Jimi coiprofalstorcoden.congsupkewatalotoubudhclubarsabooks.co is only one known picture of Petway, a publicity photo from
  4. The pairing of Tommy McClennan and Robert Petway on a single disc makes a lot of sense, given that both recorded solely for Bluebird Records (McClennan cut 40 sides for the label between and , while Petway recorded 16 sides in two sessions in and ) and since both shared a somewhat similar guitar and vocal style, even recording what were essentially variations of the same coiprofalstorcoden.congsupkewatalotoubudhclubarsabooks.co: $
  5. The pairing of Tommy McClennan and Robert Petway on a single disc makes a lot of sense, given that both recorded solely for Bluebird Records (McClennan cut 40 sides for the label between and , while Petway recorded 16 sides in two sessions in and ) and since both shared a somewhat similar guitar and vocal style, even recording what were essentially variations of the same songs.
  6. American blues singer and guitarist. From through played with his friend Tommy McClennan. Born: (circa) in (around) Yazoo City, Mississippi.
  7. Tommy McClennan and his partner Robert Petway are featured here on this twenty five song compilation, "one of the best country blues albums" I've ever heard. out of 5 stars Cotton Pickin' Blues. A comparison can be made of Petway's 'Ride 'Em On Down' and McClennan's 'New Shake 'Em On Down', and it serves to highlight the essential.

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