1975 Jimmy Witherspoon – Spoonful

Spoonful is an album by merican jump blues singer Jimmy Witherspoon, released in 1975 on Blue Note.



1  Big Boss Man (Al Smith; Luther Dixon) 03:24
2  Nothing’s Changed (Frank Armstrong; Jim Vaughn) 05:39
3  Sign On The Building (Jimmy Witherspoon; Omari O’Connor) 03:39
4  Reds & Whiskey (Howard Scott; Jimmy Witherspoon) 03:25
5  The Moon Is Rising (Jimmy Reed) 02:37
6  Inflation Blues (Jimmy Witherspoon) 04:28
7  Take Out Some Insurance (Jimmy Reed) 03:08
8  Pearly Whites (Jimmy Witherspoon; Steve Gold) 05:34
9  Spoonful (Willie Dixon) 03:23
10  Gloomy Sunday (Rezső Seress; Sam Lewis) 03:45


BassChuck Rainey
DrumsBernard Purdie
GuitarCornell Dupree
GuitarFreddie Robinson
GuitarRobben Ford
ClavinetJoe Sample
KeyboardsHorace Ott
OrganRichard Tee
HarmonicaBuddy Lucas
SaxArthur Clarke
SaxDelbert Hill
SaxDon Menza
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneBenny Powell
TromboneGarnett Brown
TrumpetBlue Mitchell
TrumpetErnie Royal
TrumpetMelvin Moore
TrumpetThad Jones
PercussionGene Estes
PercussionKing Errisson
PercussionOmar Clay
Background VocalsBarbara Massey
Background VocalsElla Winston
Background VocalsHilda Harris
VocalsJimmy Witherspoon

Liner Notes

Producer – George Butler, Jerry Goldstein
Engineer – Ed Barton
Arranged By – Horace Ott

Recorded At Wally Heider Recording Studio, Los Angeles
Phonogrphic Copyright Blue Note