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    Long John Hunter - Still Blue

    7:11

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    Lyrics:

    Still blue
    I'm still blue for you
    I'm still blue
    I'm still blue for you
    If I can't have you in my life
    I'd always be blue for you
    Still red
    My eyes are still red from cryin'
    Still red
    My eyes are still red from cryin'
    I know you've told me goodbye
    But you can't blame a man for tryin'
    Still blue
    I'm still blue for you
    Still blue
    I'm still blue for you
    You were walking out the door
    My heart is walking out with you

    Thanks to AmyLnnLee

    For much too long, the legend of Long John Hunter was largely a local one, limited to the bordertown region between El Paso, Texas and Juarez, Mexico. That's where the guitarist reigned for 13 years (beginning in 1957) at Juarez's infamous Lobby Bar. Its riotous, often brawling clientele included locals, cowboys, soldiers from nearby Fort Bliss, frat boys, and every sort of troublemaking tourist in between. Hunter kept 'em all entertained with his outrageous showmanship and slashing guitar riffs.

    The Louisiana native got a late start on his musical career. When he was 22 and toiling away in a Beaumont, Texas box factory, he attended a B.B. King show and was instantly transfixed. The next day, he bought a guitar. A year later, he was starring at the same bar that B.B. had headlined. Hunter's 1954 debut single for Don Robey's Houston-based Duke label, She Used to Be My Woman/Crazy Baby, preceded his move to El Paso in 1957. Along the way, Phillip Walker and Lonnie Brooks both picked up on his licks. But Hunter's recording output was slim -- a few hot but obscure singles waxed from 1961 to 1963 for the tiny Yucca logo out of Alamogordo, New Mexico (standouts include El Paso Rock, Midnight Stroll, and Border Town Blues). Perhaps he was just too busy -- he held court at the Lobby seven nights a week from sundown to sunup.

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    Long John Hunter - Border Town Blues

    2:50

    Ooh We Pretty Baby CD,1999.

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    09J Nocturne Band Long John Hunter Ride With Me Baby

    6:45

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    Long John Hunter - Ride With Me Baby

    1:59

    Long John Hunter - Ride With Me Baby

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    I Raise My Hand

    5:35

    Provided to YouTube by The state51 Conspiracy

    I Raise My Hand · Long John Hunter

    Ride With Me

    ℗ 1998 Alligator Records & Artist Mgmt., Inc

    Released on: 2009-06-18

    Composer: Hunter
    Composer: Owens
    Lyricist: Hunter
    Lyricist: Owens
    Music Publisher: Canepole Music adm by Eyeball Music, PO Box 60234, Chicago, IL 60660

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    Rooster And The Hen

    5:43

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    Rooster And The Hen · Long John Hunter

    Border Town Legend

    ℗ 1996 Alligator Records & Artist Mgmt., Inc

    Released on: 2009-06-18

    Composer: Hunter Owens Foose
    Composer: Jeter
    Lyricist: Hunter Owens Foose
    Lyricist: Jeter
    Music Publisher: Canepole Music
    Music Publisher: David Gililland, 5402 Peppermill Lane, Abilene, TX 79606
    Music Publisher: Texas Tiger Music adm. by Eyeball Music, Box 60234, Chicago, IL 60660

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    LONG JOHN HUNTER - TROUBLE ON THE LINE

    4:56

    Swinging From the Rafters (1997)

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    Walking Catfish

    4:03

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    Walking Catfish · Long John Hunter

    Swinging From The Rafters

    ℗ 1997 Alligator Records & Artist Mgmt., Inc

    Released on: 2009-06-18

    Composer: Foose
    Composer: Hunter
    Composer: Owens
    Lyricist: Foose
    Lyricist: Hunter
    Lyricist: Owens
    Music Publisher: Canepole Music, adm by Eyeball Music, PO Box 60234, Chicago, IL 60660

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    Tell Me

    4:32

    Provided to YouTube by The state51 Conspiracy

    Tell Me · Long John Hunter

    Ride With Me

    ℗ 1998 Alligator Records & Artist Mgmt., Inc

    Released on: 2009-06-18

    Composer: Hunter
    Lyricist: Hunter
    Music Publisher: Texas Tiger Music adm by Eyeball Music

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    Long John Hunter: Betty Lou

    2:25

    Long John Hunter: Betty Lou

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    Long John Hunter & Tom Blues Man Hunter - Roll Over & Cover My Head

    6:08

    A certifiably classic Texas blues album that unleashes the legendary Long John Hunter with an Austin all-star band blazing away behind him. Texas blues legend Long John Hunter's first recording in five years was well worth the wait as it not only marks his return to the studio, but also introduces his younger blues brother Tom, a well-seasoned and satisfying singer and guitarist in his own right, to the blues world. The Double Trouble rhythm section of bassist Tommy Shannon and drummer Chris Layton, ably assisted by keyboardist Nick Connolly and saxman Mark Kaz Kazanoff and his Texas Horns, provide strong, supple and sympathetic musical accompaniment.

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    13J Nocturne Band Long John Hunter title unknown

    6:59

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    Lonnie Brooks, Long John Hunter & Phillip Walker - Two Trains Running

    5:50

    From the album Lone Star Shootout 1999

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    Phillip Walker & Long John Hunter - Chicago Blues Festival

    8:27

    Long John Hunter & Phillip Walker
    Chicago Blues Festival
    June 2 1996
    more Blues?


    24hs Non-Stop

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    Long John Hunter - El Paso Rock 1961

    2:33

    Long John Hunter - El Paso Rock 1961

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    Long John Hunter ~ Looking For My Baby & I Know A Man 2009

    8:01

    Modern Electric Texas Blues 2009
    Enjoy , my friends !!!
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    Long John Hunter on how he got into the blues...

    4:38

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    Long John Hunter - El Paso Rock!

    3:27

    Live from San Francisco.

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    Old Red -- Long John Hunter

    2:34

    Hot swinging Texas blues by Long John Hunter

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    Long John Hunter - She Used To Be My Woman

    3:11

    From the vinyl album Smooth Magic

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    Texas Blues: Long John Hunter 1996 & 2003

    1:49:29

    TEMĂ: Texas Blues: Long John Hunter 1996 & 2003
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    Long John Hunter Looking for a party

    4:06

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    Long John Hunter Irene and Woke up this Mornin

    9:59

    Springin' the Blues Festival, Jacksonville, Fla.

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    LONG JOHN HUNTER she used to be my woman/crazy girl DUKE

    5:10

    LONG JOHN HUNTER she used to be my woman/crazy girl DUKE
    His first recordings as LONG JOHN in Beaumont, Texas 1953

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    10J Nocturne Band Long John Hunter Irene

    6:38

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    Long John Hunter ~ Whats Come Over You 2009

    5:42

    Modern Electric Texas Blues 2009
    Enjoy , my friends !!!
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    Long John Hunter & Tom Hunter One Foot In Texas

    4:34

    From the 2003 album One Foot In Texas

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    Lonnie Brooks, Long John Hunter & Philip Walker- Street Walking Woman

    4:25

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    Long John Hunter

    1:32

    Long John seen playing Pappas in El Paso, Texas - summer 2011

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    Long John Hunter ~ Irene 1998

    6:20

    Modern Electric Texas Blues 1998
    Enjoy , my friends !!!
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    LONG JOHN HUNTER - V-8 Ford

    3:39

    From CD, Album ''Swinging From The Rafters'' 1997 [Alligator Records ‎– ALCD 4853, USA]
    Vocals, Guitar – Long John Hunter
    Bass – Dave Keown
    Harmonica – Mark Kazanoff
    Tenor Saxophone – Mark Kazanoff
    Baritone Saxophone – Lez Is Moore
    Keyboards – James Polk, Mark Hamm
    Saxophone – Kevin Brown
    Trumpet – Gary Slechta, Martin Banks
    Drums – Kevin Taylor

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    Long John Hunter - Still Blue || Blue Guitar Channel

    6:47

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    Long John Hunter

    1:19

    Long John is seen here playing at Pappas summer of 2011.

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    Lonnie Brooks, Long John Hunter & Philip Walker- Boogie Rambler

    3:11

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    Lonnie Brooks, Long John Hunter, Phillip Walker Alligators Around My Door

    5:24

    A fun song that will give the listener a chuckle

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    Long John Hunter IRENE !!

    6:12

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    Long John Hunter

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    Passed away on Jan. 4, 2016.

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    Long John Hunter

    1:10

    Long John is seen playing at Pappas Cantina in El Paso in 2011.

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    Long John Hunter

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    Long John is seen playing at Pappas Cantina in El Paso, Texas - summer 2011.

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    Long John Hunter

    2:34

    Long John Hunter at Papas Cantina in El Paso, Tx 2011.

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    LONG JOHN HUNTER - Bugs On My Window

    3:23

    From CD, Album ''Swinging From The Rafters'' 1997 [Alligator Records ‎– ALCD 4853, USA]
    Vocals, Guitar – Long John Hunter
    Bass – Dave Keown
    Harmonica – Mark Kazanoff
    Tenor Saxophone – Mark Kazanoff
    Baritone Saxophone – Lez Is Moore
    Keyboards – James Polk, Mark Hamm
    Saxophone – Kevin Brown
    Trumpet – Gary Slechta, Martin Banks
    Drums – Kevin Taylor

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    Long John Hunter - Ride With Me

    3:26

    Long John Hunter - Ride With Me

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    LONG JOHN HUNTER - Stop What Youre Doing

    3:26

    From CD, Album ''Swinging From The Rafters'' 1997 [Alligator Records ‎– ALCD 4853, USA]
    Vocals, Guitar – Long John Hunter
    Bass – Dave Keown
    Harmonica – Mark Kazanoff
    Tenor Saxophone – Mark Kazanoff
    Baritone Saxophone – Lez Is Moore
    Keyboards – James Polk, Mark Hamm
    Saxophone – Kevin Brown
    Trumpet – Gary Slechta, Martin Banks
    Drums – Kevin Taylor

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    LONG JOHN - SHE USED TO BE MY WOMAN - DUKE

    2:33

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    Long John Hunter Old Red

    2:36

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    DENNIS ROBERTS aka LONG JOHN HUNTER - I DONT CARE Yucca 133 1961

    2:44

    OSAKA TWIST AND SHOUT
    (D.Roberts)
    Matrix: YUCCA RO 2 2:37 SJW-3872

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    Walkin Cane Mark & Long John Hunter Jam.m4v

    2:25

    Walkin Cane Mark james with the great Long John Hunter at the Shaker Mic House Party

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    Ti amo Peggy Sue ! - El Paso rock

    1:26

    Live in Piazza Marconi, Mantova. 19/09/2015.

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    Long John Hunter & TomHunter - Roll Over & Cover My Head

    6:11

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    Long John Hunter And Tom Blues Man Hunter ‎– One Foot In Texas
    Label: Doc Blues Records ‎– DB 6805
    Format: CD, Album
    Country: US
    Released: 2003
    Genre: Blues
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    About the Artist
    AUSTIN TEXAS---He's back! Long John Hunter, the bordertown bluesman whose wild and crazy onstage antics during a decade of performing in Juarez made him a Texas-sized legend, has released his first studio recording in five years, One Foot in Texas.

    The legendary Long John Hunter, joined by his blues brother Tom Hunter and backed by the Double Trouble rhythm section, made his overdue return to the recording studio one to remember, delivering a dozen first-class examples of veteran blues virtuosity. Brother Tom, an excellent singer/guitarist in his own right, provides some sibling rivalry that elevates Long John's efforts while perfectly recapturing their shared East Texas roots. Longtime Hunter recording collaborator Mark Kaz Kazanoff, leading the Texas Horns, adeptly embellished the brothers' efforts on several tunes and harp hero Gary Primich is featured on another.

    The songs are a democratic mix of enlightened updates of early Long John classics, including Midnight Stroll and Hey Mrs. Jones, and Tom's autobiographical tunes, such as the energetic One Foot in Texas title track and the downhome delight Talkin' Country. In addition, the brothers Hunter, relying on nothing more than their guitars and memories, dismiss the band for the extended bonus track Riffing and Reminiscing, a casual, and often humorous eleven-minute exercise in blues story-telling.

    One Foot in Texas, recorded in Austin last year, is more than the welcome return of Long John Hunter and an international introduction to Tom Hunter's talents: it's the first blues classic of 2003. The true-to-the-tradition feel, underscored by the hard-earned musical integrity of the Hunter brothers, and the excitement of its inherent entertainment, expressed in sizzling solos, soulful singing and blazing band backing, lift One Foot in Texas to a level of blues brilliance no fan can afford to miss.

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    Lonnie Brooks, Long John Hunter & Phillip Walker - Boogie Rambler

    3:10

    From the album Lone Star Shootout 1999

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