Song of the Week: “Blues for Sunnyland Slim” by Von Freeman

by Douglas Cowie on 17 August 2012

Each Friday I pick a song–new, old, borrowed, blue–that’s been on my mind and in my ears, and write a short post about it.

Chicago saxophonist Von Freeman died last weekend, so here’s “Blues for Sunnyland Slim”:

 

You can find out pretty much everything you want to know about Von Freeman in this excellent obituary from the Chicago Tribune.

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