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  1. Recorded at Piety Street Studios in New Orleans, Ulmer leads his seven-piece Memphis Blood Blues Band in a rough and tumble selection of lyrically poignant diatribes.
  2. Biography In , at the age of seven, James Blood Ulmer was playing guitar for the Southern Sons, a gospel group which his father lead. By the s he was performing around the country, working as a guitarist with bands such as The Del-Vikings and The Savoys as well as forming his own band Blood Brothers. In the early s he settled in New York where he studied Ornette .
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  4. The song "Backwater Blues" is a blues and jazz pomiddebsrocktesciapinowersadoperch.coinfo was written by Bessie Smith, and recorded (under the title "Back-water Blues") by her (vocals) and James P. Johnson (piano) on February 17, The song has long been associated with the Great Mississippi Flood of However, that flood was at its worst some two months after the song was written.
  5. James Blood Ulmer – Bad Blood in the City: The Piety Street Sessions | Vintage Guitar® magazine A collection of songs inspired by Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath, this is one of the best albums of the year. Vernon Reid returns to produce (and supply.
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Bad Blood In The City: The Piety Street Sessions on Discogs/5(7).
  7. James "Blood" Ulmer (born February 2 or 8, ) is an jazz, free funk and blues guitarist and singer. Ulmer plays a semi-acoustic guitar. His distinctive guitar sound has been described as "jagged" and "stinging".
  8. Bad Blood in the City: The Piety Street Sessions by Chris M. Slawecki Bad Blood in the City: The Piety Street Sessions by Troy Collins Bad Blood in the City: The Piety Street Sessions by Ian Patterson Interview. James Blood Ulmer: There is Another Place to Go; Album Review. Birthright by C. Michael Bailey Read more articles.
  9. The session was recorded at the Piety Street Studios in New Orleans, and Blood made use of its atmospherics and its history as a killer room for recording the Crescent City's second-line rhythms, electric blues, and swampy funk.8/

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