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One of the important Rock figures, starting as guitar player for The ROYAL TEENS in 1959;
working for BOB DYLAN (1965/66).
Great first own band "BLUES PROJECT" after this formed BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS
(one of the great Jazzrock bands) next and before SUPER SESSIONS and Pop-Rock Solo LP's.
Producing: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Nils Lofgren, The Tubes, Green on Red and more.
Sessions for: Bob Dylan; Rolling Stones, J.Hendrix ....
MIKE BLOOMFIELD (died 1981) :
Did sessions for Bob Dylan, Wilson Pickett & Otis Redding...to name a few.
He joined the BUTTERFIELD BLUES BAND in 1966 and left after 2nd LP to
became founding member of the ELECTRIC FLAG which he left in 1968 for
Solo-Work and session with AL KOOPER and NICK GRAVENITES.
He also was with KGB (1st LP in 1976) and with Dr.John in TRIUMVIRATE.
Was with Folk-Pop Band the AU-GO-GO SINGERS before he became founding member of
BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD which lasted for 3 albums till end of 1968.
In 1969 he started CROSBY, STILLS & NASH who had their breakthru at the WOODSTOCK
festival - till today they record and tour together with some breaks inbetween.
After 2 Solo LPs in 1970 and 1971 he formed MANASSAS which split after two great LPs
in mid of 1973.
Blues Project ; Blood Sweat & Tears ; Bob Dylan ; Al Kooper ; Electric Flag ; KGB ;
Michael Bloomfield ; Stephen Stills ; Buffalo Springfield ; Crosby, Stills, Nash & (Young) ;
Manassas ; Paul Butterfield ; Nick Gravenites ; Triumvirate ; Au-Go-Go-Singers ;
Al Kooper - keyboards, guitar, vocals;
Mike Bloomfield, Steve Stills - vocals, guitars;
Harvey Brooks - bass; Eddie Hoh - drums, perc.;
Barry Goldberg - e-piano;
Side 1 = Bloomfield-Kooper
Alberts Shuffle (Kooper-Bloomfield) 6:43
Stop (Ragavoy-Shuman) 4:23
Mans Temptation (C.Mayfield) 3:25
His Holy Modal Majesty (Kooper-Bloomfield) 9:13
Really (Kooper-Bloomfield) 5:29
Side 2 = Stills-Kooper
It takes a Lot to laugh , it takes a Train to cry (Dylan) 3:30
Season of the Witch (Donovan Leitsch) 11:07
You dont love me (Willie Cobb) 4:12
Harveys Tune (H.Brooks) 2:09