Jesse Thomas & Leonard 'Peaches' Sterling - Another Friend Like Me
Jesse Thomas, vocal, guitar.
Leonard “Peaches” Sterling, vocal piano.
James Crutchfield, vocal, piano.
Genres: Blues, Blues Guitar, Blues Piano, Louisiana Blues.
12 Page full colour booklet with extensive notes by Gary Atkinson.
From the CDs booklet notes:
When thinking of the blues artists who recorded in the pre-war era of the 1920’s and 30s and then remained active from the 1940s onwards, there is a tendency to think of those names which became part of the popular blues revival of the late 1950s and throughout the 1960s. These included Bukka White, Son House, Skip James, Furry Lewis and Sleepy John Estes all of whom had been “rediscovered” and brought out of obscurity by researchers, fans and enthusiasts of the music. Some, such as Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Lonnie Johnson, Roosevelt Sykes and the Reverend Gary Davis had never really gone away, remaining commercially active one way or another, either by playing in clubs, on the streets or on the small, emerging, folk music club and concert circuit. Continued...
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