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Dirty Pool


Download links and information about Dirty Pool by Melvin Taylor. This album was released in 1997 and it belongs to Blues genres. It contains 9 tracks with total duration of 45:18 minutes.

Artist: Melvin Taylor
Release date: 1997
Genre: Blues
Tracks: 9
Duration: 45:18
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No. Title Length
1. Too Sorry 3:54
2. Dirty Pool 7:01
3. I Ain't Superstitious 4:25
4. Kansas City 3:55
5. Floodin' In California 4:57
6. Born Under a Bad Sign 5:05
7. Right Place, Wrong Time 5:10
8. Telephone Song 3:25
9. Merry Christmas Baby 7:26



Fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan will notice the title of this disc is that of a Vaughan song. Indeed, three selections from his songbook are covered here: "Too Sorry," "Telephone Song," and the title track. The impressive Melvin Taylor is an electric blues guitarist who will appeal to the fans of the legendary Texan for his skilled and precise playing along with his smooth and expressive vocals. Taylor definitely continues the Chicago blues tradition that begot Luther Allison, Buddy Guy, and Otis Rush. Taylor gives his version of Rush's "Right Place, Wrong Time" on this collection of nine covers. His lineup here is a trio — a reliable bass and drum rhythm section keeps up a steady bottom end, showcasing his ability to handle all vocals and guitar parts. Every track here is rife in the easy genius that marks a true master of the blues craft.