Songs From The Road is a live album and DVD by Luther Allison.
It was recorded at the Montreal International Jazz Festival on July 4, 1997. Sadly this was to turn out to be one of his last performances as he died of lung cancer on August 12, 1997 when he was only 57 years old.
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Songs On Luther Allison Songs From The Road
1. Cancel My Check (Reckless)
2. Living in the House of Blues (Reckless)
3. What Have I Done Wrong (Blue Streak)
4. Will It Ever Change (Reckless)
5. You Can, You Can (Reckless)
6. There Comes a Time (Reckless)
7. (Watching You) Cherry Red Wine (Blue Streak)
8. Low Down and Dirty (Reckless)
9. It Hurts Me Too (a blues standard done by Elmore James, Junior Wells and others)
10. Serious (Serious)
These four songs – What Have I Done Wrong, Cherry Red Wine, It Hurts Me Too and Will It Ever Change – were also performed on his excellent Live In Chicago album from 1995.
Playing on the album are:
Luther Allison – lead guitar, vocals;
James Solberg – rhythm & lead guitar;
Mike Vlahakis – keyboards;
Ken Faltinson – bass;
Robb Stupka – drums;
and the Memphis Horns (Wayne Jackson and Andrew Love).
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