* THE JOHNNY WINTER / FRIDAY MUSIC 180 GRAM AUDIOPHILE VINYL SERIES CONTINUES!!!

* CELEBRATE JOHNNY'S BIRTHDAY WITH THE 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF HIS FIRST ALBUM!!

"The Progressive Blues Experiment" finds me doing what I know and love the best...pure blues."

* MASTERED FROM THE ORIGINAL IMPERIAL RECORDS TAPES BY JOE REAGOSO

* PRESSED ON FIRST TIME SUPER LIMITED EDITION 180 GRAM TRANSLUCENT GOLD VINYL

* FIRST TIME 50th ANNIVERSARY GATEFOLD COVER ARTWORK

* FEATURES HIS CLASSIC SMASH HITS "BLACK CAT BONE" "ROLLIN' AND TUMBLIN' " "MEAN TOWN BLUES" " GOT LOVE IF YOU WANT IT" & "FORTY FOUR BLUES"

* FEATURED WORLD CLASS MUSICIANS: JOHNNY WINTER, TOMMY SHANNON & RED TURNER

Fifty years ago, Johnny Winter and his band consisting of Tommy Shannon and Red Turner made musical history as they recorded the first official Johnny Winter Lp "The Progressive Blues Experiment."

The 1969 masterwork featured 10 exciting songs from the likes of Johnny Winter " Black Cat Bone" "Mean Town Blues" and from some of his favorite artists and friends like Muddy Waters' "Rollin' & Tumblin' ", B.B. King's "It's My Own Fault", Howlin' Wolf's "Forty Four" and Slim Harpo's " I Got Love If You Want It."

The late artist always considered this one of his favorite albums as noted "The Progressive Blues Experiment" finds me doing what I know and love the best...pure blues."

The explosive album ignited his career prior to playing the Woodstock festival, and shortly afterwards he would go on to become a worldwide rock and blues superstar.

To celebrate 50 years and going strong, the incredible first album from the legendary Johnny Winter - "The Progressive Blues Experiment" is back!!! This time on 180 Gram Audiophile Translucent Gold Vinyl, with the original artwork now in a first time gatefold cover presentation, including liner notes from Johnny himself.

Mastered impeccably by Winter’s own Live Bootleg Series’ Joe Reagoso from the original Imperial/Capitol Records tapes, this is THE esssential blues/rock album to be enjoyed by all!

Tracklist:

Side 1

1. Rollin' And Tumblin'
2. Tribute To Muddy
3. I Got Love If You Want It 4. Bad Luck And Trouble 5. Help Me

SIDE 2

1. Mean Town Blues 2. Broke Down Engine 3. Black Cat Bone
4. It's My Own Fault
5. Forty-Four