A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey

by R.L. Burnside

A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey

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. Unusually, The Penguin Guide to Blues Recordings gave the album two contrasting ratings, indicating divided critical opinion.


  1. Goin’ Down South
  2. Boogie Chillen
  3. Poor Boy
  4. 2 Brothers
  5. Snake Drive
  6. Shake ‘Em On Down
  7. The Criminal Inside Me
  8. Walkin’ Blues
  9. Tojo Told Hitler
  10. Have You Ever Been Lonely?

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R. L. BURNSIDE - A Pocket Ass of Whiskey (Full Album)

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Wikipedia URL https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Ass_Pocket_of_Whiskey
Format Vinyl LP Album Limited Edition Reissue (180gram)
Label Fat Possum Records
Catalog Number FP1026-1
Notes Recorded on the afternoon of 2-6-96 at Lunati Farms in Holly Springs, MS. can come with different stickers on shrink and download code © + ℗ 1996 FAT POSSUM RECORDS, LLC (printing on both labels) “All Rights Reserved All Wrongs Reversed” printed on Record Label both sides.
Discogs URL R.L. Burnside - A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey