Howlin' Wolf - Smokestack Lightning / Moanin' at Midnight (7" Single)

Smokestack Lightning / Moanin' at Midnight
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Howlin'€™ Wolf, aka Chester Arthur Burnett, was one of the giants of Chicago Blues, both in terms of his booming vocals and his physical stature. Both sides featured here were Billboard R&B hits and contributed to Rolling Stone magazine voting him #51 in their Greatest Artists of All Time list. Wolf'€™s debut solo 78 rpm single, Moanin' At Midnight, was released on both Chess and RPM in 1951 and became the title track to his debut 1958 LP. A mint copy of the LP will set you back over $1,000 today but the song is available here, remastered, along with the classic Smokestack Lightning for the price of a standard 7"€!

1. Smokestack Lightning
2. Moanin' At Midnight