BARBER IN DETROIT
ARTIST: CHRIS BARBER’S JAZZ BAND
CD DESCRIPTION: The only recordings of the band made during their historic first American tour in 1959. The recordings were pirated and issued in the USA under the name of ‘The All American Jazz Band’. Never previously released in their entirety under the band’s own name. There are six bonus tracks from the same period including a duet by Ottilie and Chris which has never been released anywhere before. The CD features the usual Barber band favourites: Ottilie Patterson, Monty Sunshine, Pat Halcox and, of course, Chris Barber himself.
TRACK LISTING: Bourbon Street Parade; Bobby Shaftoe; My Old Kentucky Home; Majorca; The Old Rugged Cross; Chimes Blues; Saratoga Swing; The Martinique; Sweet Sue; Savoy Blues; Panama; Didn't He Ramble. BONUS TRACKS: I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outta My Hair; Too Many Drivers; Lowland Blues; It's Got Me Going; Jeep's Blues; High Society.