Hound Dog Taylor

In the early ‘70s, Hound Dog Taylor was the king of good-time blues. His trio The HouseRockers – with guitarist Brewer Phillips and drummer Ted Harvey – was tearing up the clubs on Chicago’s South Side when the new blues label Alligator Records brought their sound to a fresh young audience.



A canine-featured slide guitarist with six fingers on his left hand -- a polydactyl, he removed the extra digit on his right hand with a razor -- Taylor drew his style and a good portion of his repertoire from the work of Elmore James, who preceded him on the Chicago scene.... Read More

City Of Origin:
Natchez, Mississippi, United States
Genre:
Blues, Chicago Blues
Birthdate:
04/12/1915
Death date:
12/17/1975
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Tracks

Ain't Got Nobody

Genuine Houserocking Music
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Gonna Send You Back To Georgia

Genuine Houserocking Music
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Fender Bender

Genuine Houserocking Music
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My Baby's Coming Home

Genuine Houserocking Music
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Blue Guitar

Genuine Houserocking Music
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The Sun Is Shining

Genuine Houserocking Music
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Phillips Goes Bananas

Genuine Houserocking Music
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