Endless Boogie (BGO)

John Lee Hooker
Endless Boogie

Current: MCA CD 10413 (MCAD10413, 1991)
Current: Beat Goes On CD 70 (BGOCD70, U.K.) omit tracks 02, 04, 07, 08
Original Release: ABC 2LP 720 (1971)
Specifications: 1 disc, 11 tracks, duration approx. 73 minutes
Stereo, AAD
Recorded: Wally Heider Recording, San Francisco, November 10/11/12th, 1970
Tracks: 01. (I Got) A Good 'Un [05:13]
02. House Rent Boogie [06:23]
03. Kick Hit 4 Hit Kix U (Blues for Jimi and Janis) [06:43] ABC 11298
04. Standin' at The Crossroads [06:07]
05. Pots On, Gas On High [11:20]
06. We Might As Well Call It Through
(I Didn't Get Married to Your Two-Timing Mother)
[08:04]
07. Doin' The Shout [03:31] ABC 11298
08. A Sheep Out on the Foam [06:30]
09. I Don't Need No Steam Heat [04:19]
10. Sittin' in My Dark Room [05:40]
11. Endless Boogie, Parts 27 and 28 [08:46]
Personnel: John Lee Hooker vocals; guitar
Dave Berger harmonica on 02, 11

Mark Naftalin piano (except 03, 05, 07, 08)
Cliff Coulter electric piano (except 02, 04, 07, 09, 11)
John Turk electric piano on 09; organ on 11

Jesse Ed Davis* guitar on 05, 06
Mark Naftalin guitar on 03
Steve Miller** guitar (except 03, 05, 06, 08)
Mel Brown guitar on 01, 09, 10, 11
Cliff Coulter guitar on 11
Dan Alexander guitar on 02, 08
Jerry Perez guitar on 11

Carl Radle bass on 05, 06
Gino Skaggs bass (except 05, 06)
Cliff Coulter bass on 09

Jim Gordon drums on 05, 06
Billy Ingram drums on 01, 10
Ken Swank drums on 02, 03, 04, 07, 08; tambourine on 11
Reno Lanzara drums on 09, 11

Produced by Bill Szymczyk and Ed Michel
Engineered by Bill Szymczyk

Assisted by
Rick Stanley and Lillian Douma

All songs written by John Lee Hooker
All compositions by
John Lee Hooker, Trousdale Music Inc., BMI

Photography and design by Phil Melnick

* - Jesse Ed Davis appears courtesy of Atco Records
** -
Steve Miller appears courtesy of Capitol Records, Inc.

Notes: House Rent Boogie, Standin' at The Crossroads, Doin' The Shout and A Sheep Out on the Foam are missing from the BGO issue.
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INFORMATION SOURCES
Cover: Scanned myself.
Release Details: From the CD's, with the original catalogue number from the Boogie Chillen book.
Specifications: From the MCA CD.
Recorded: MCA CD and Boogie Chillen book.
Tracks: Names and durations from the CD.  Issues from Boogie Chillen book.
Personnel: Musician credits from Boogie Chillen book.  Other stuff from the MCA CD.