Muddy “Mississippi” Waters – Live
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Muddy “Mississippi” Waters – Stay is a dwell album by Muddy Waters. It was recorded in the course of the tour to assist Muddy Waters’ album Arduous Once more and it options the identical musicians, together with James Cotton and Johnny Winter, who had produced the album.

Important reception

Village Voice critic Robert Christgau wrote: “Age can not wither nor Johnny Winter whelm the elan of this boyish man. It might not final without end, although—he actually appears to imply ‘Deep Down in Florida.’ Solar shines day by day, you possibly can play within the sand together with your spouse, and possibly work on a gradual one referred to as ‘Condominium Blues’ in your spare time.”[2]

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All tracks composed by McKinley Morganfield; besides the place indicated

  1. “Mannish Boy” (Morganfield, Ellas McDaniel, Mel London) (4:24)
  2. “She’s Nineteen Years Previous” (5:21)
  3. “9 Beneath Zero” (Sonny Boy Williamson) (5:21)
  4. “Streamline Girl” (4:39)
  5. “Howling Wolf” (6:00)
  6. “Child Please Don’t Go” (4:07)
  7. “Deep Down in Florida” (9:48)

In 2003 the album was reissued as a two-CD set; the second disc contained 11 beforehand unreleased performances recorded throughout exhibits on August 25 and 26, 1978 at Harry Hope’s in Cary, IL:[4]

  1. “Medley: After Hours/Stormy Monday Blues” (Avery Parrish, Buddy Feyne, Robert Bruce, Aaron “T-Bone” Walker) (12:00)
  2. “Hassle No Extra” (2:49)
  3. “Champagne and Reefer” (4:52)
  4. “Corrina, Corrina” (2:49)
  5. “Hoochie Coochie Man” (Willie Dixon) (3:10)
  6. “She Strikes Me” (6:19)
  7. “Kansas Metropolis” (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) (9:30)
  8. “Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie” (C. “Pinetop” Smith) (4:59)
  9. “Mad Love” (I Need You To Love Me) (Willie Dixon) (4:16)
  10. “Every little thing’s Gonna Be Alright” (Walter Jacobs) (5:21)
  11. “Acquired My Mojo Working” (Preston Foster) (3:13)

In 2007 a 3rd album from the identical tour, Breakin’ It Up, Breakin’ It Down was launched. It options materials from three concert events (March 4 on the Palladium in New York Metropolis, March 6 on the Tower Theater in Higher Darby, Pennsylvania, and March 18 on the Masonic Temple Theater in Detroit) the place Muddy Waters carried out alongside James Cotton and Johnny Winter.


  • Muddy Waters – slide guitar, vocals
  • Johnny Winter – guitar (songs 1, 5, 7), extra vocals (tune 1)
  • Bob Margolin – guitar
  • Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson – guitar (songs 1, 2, 4, 6)
  • Calvin “Fuzz” Jones – bass (songs 1, 2, 4-6)
  • Willie “Massive Eyes” Smith – drums
  • Pinetop Perkins – piano
  • Jerry Portnoy – harp (songs 1, 2, 4, 6)
  • James Cotton – harp (songs 3, 5)
  • Charles Calmese – bass (songs 3, 7)

Manufacturing employees

  • Produced: Johnny Winter
  • Mixing, manufacturing guide and engineer: Dave Nonetheless
  • Mixing assistant: Dave Prentice
  • Mastering: Greg Calbi
  • Images: Jim Marshall
  • Design: Paula Scher
  • Blended on the Schoolhouse and Hit Manufacturing unit
  • Location recordings by Metro Audio and File Plant

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