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A Ass Pocket of Whiskey

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Released  18 June 1996
A Ass Pocket of Whiskey (1996)  Mr. Wizard (1997)
Release date  18 June 1996
Label  Matador Records
Length  41:28
A Ass Pocket of Whiskey (1996)  Now I Got Worry (1996)
Producer  Fat Possum Records
Genre  Punk blues
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Recorded  Lunati Farms, Holly Springs, Mississippi, 6 February 1996
Too Bad Jim (1994)  A Ass Pocket of Whiskey (1996)
Artists  R. L. Burnside, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Similar  R L Burnside albums, Punk blues albums, Other albums

R l burnside goin down south

A Ass Pocket of Whiskey is the seventh studio album by the American Mississippi Hill Country Bluesman R.L. Burnside and the American punk blues band Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, released on Matador Records on 18 June 1996.


Track listing

All songs by R.L. Burnside, Jon Spencer, Judah Bauer and Russell Simins (except where otherwise noted).

  1. "Goin' Down South"
  2. "Boogie Chillen" (John Lee Hooker)
  3. "Poor Boy"
  4. "2 Brothers"
  5. "Snake Drive" (Burnside)
  6. "Shake 'Em On Down" (Bukka White (although the album credits the song to 'Burnside')
  7. "Criminal Inside Me"
  8. "Walkin' Blues" (Son House (although the album credits the song to 'Burnside')
  9. "Tojo Told Hitler"
  10. "Have You Ever Been Lonely?"


  • R.L. Burnside - vocals, guitar
  • Kenny Brown - guitar
  • Judah Bauer - guitar, harmonica, vocals, Casio SK-1
  • Russell Simins - drums
  • Jon Spencer - guitar, vocals, drums, theremin
  • Songs

    1Goin' Down South4:49
    2Boogie Chillen2:18
    3Poor Boy3:39


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