Little Walter

Little Walter

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Little Walter (born Marion Walter Jacobs in Marksville, Louisiana; May 1, 1930 - February 15, 1968) was an American blues singer, harmonica player, and guitarist.
Tired of the generic electric guitar blues of the mid-1940s, Little Walter introduced to blues a new sound by simply combining the use of a guitar amp, mic, and a harmonica; a technique used among harmonica musicians to this day. He made his first released recordings in 1947 for Bernard Abram's tiny Ora-Nelle label...

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Top Albums

  • Little Walter
    Little Walter
  • His Best
    His Best
  • Juke
    Juke
  • Blues With A Feeling
    Blues With A Feeling
  • Boss Blues Harmonica
    Boss Blues Harmonica
  • Confessin' The Blues
    Confessin' The Blues
  • The Complete Chess Masters (1950 - 1967)
    The Complete Chess Masters (1950 - 1967)
  • The Blues of  Little Walter
    The Blues of Little Walter
  • The Essential Little Walter (disc 1)
    The Essential Little Walter (disc 1)
  • The Best of Little Walter
    The Best of Little Walter
  • Little Walter's Juke
    Little Walter's Juke
  • Blues With A Feelin'
    Blues With A Feelin'
  • Walter's Blues Remastered
    Walter's Blues Remastered
  • The Essential Little Walter
    The Essential Little Walter
  • The Collection Of 20 Blues Greats
    The Collection Of 20 Blues Greats
  • The Original Songs Masterpieces (Rare Take Remastered)
    The Original Songs Masterpieces (Rare Take Remastered)
  • So Fine
    So Fine
  • The Essential Little Walter (disc 2)
    The Essential Little Walter (disc 2)
  • Hate To See You Go
    Hate To See You Go
  • His Best : The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection
    His Best : The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection
  • Best of Little Walter
    Best of Little Walter
  • Boom Boom - The Singles As & Bs 1952-1960
    Boom Boom - The Singles As & Bs 1952-1960
  • My Babe
    My Babe
  • My Babe - 50 Classic Hits
    My Babe - 50 Classic Hits
  • The Classic Years, Vol. 2
    The Classic Years, Vol. 2
  • Stray Dog Blues
    Stray Dog Blues
  • King of the Blues Harp
    King of the Blues Harp
  • Got the Blues
    Got the Blues
  • 1953-1955
    1953-1955
  • The Blues World of Little Walter
    The Blues World of Little Walter
  • 1947-1953
    1947-1953
  • Little Walter - Songbook
    Little Walter - Songbook
  • Little Walter  Top Ten
    Little Walter Top Ten
  • Hoochie Coochie
    Hoochie Coochie
  • Windy City Blues
    Windy City Blues
  • Fast Large One
    Fast Large One
  • A Proper Introduction to Little Walter: Juke
    A Proper Introduction to Little Walter: Juke
  • Blues With a Feeling (disc 2)
    Blues With a Feeling (disc 2)
  • The Best Of Little Walter Volume Two
    The Best Of Little Walter Volume Two
  • The Genius of Little Walter (Digitally Remastered)
    The Genius of Little Walter (Digitally Remastered)
  • Best of
    Best of
  • Blues With a Feeling (disc 1)
    Blues With a Feeling (disc 1)
  • Delta Blues Heroes, Vol.10
    Delta Blues Heroes, Vol.10

Little Walter. Artist Bio

Little Walter (born Marion Walter Jacobs in Marksville, Louisiana; May 1, 1930 - February 15, 1968) was an American blues singer, harmonica player, and guitarist.
Tired of the generic electric guitar blues of the mid-1940s, Little Walter introduced to blues a new sound by simply combining the use of a guitar amp, mic, and a harmonica; a technique used among harmonica musicians to this day. He made his first released recordings in 1947 for Bernard Abram's tiny Ora-Nelle label...

Read more about Little Walter on Last.fm.


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