Smokestack Lightnin'

Song composer(s)

Burnette, Chester / Traditional

Grateful Dead Recordings

History of the Grateful Dead, Vol. 1 (Bear's Choice) (1973)

Dead Related Recordings

No Dead related recordings entered

Other Recordings

Single (Chess 1618) : Howlin' Wolf (1956)
Moanin' in the Moonlight : Howlin' Wolf (1958)
Argo - The Blues, Volume 1 - Various Artists (Howlin' Wolf) (1963)
Burning Hell : John Lee Hooker (1964)
For Your Love : Yardbirds (1965)
Animalism : The Animals (1966)
I Can Tell : John Hammond (1967)
Howlin' Wolf Album : Howlin' Wolf (1969)
Pop Origins : Various Artists (Howlin' Wolf) (1969)
Chester Burnette A.K.A. Howlin' Wolf : Howlin' Wolf (1972)
The Yardbirds Featuring Eric Clapton : Yardbirds (1975)
Shapes of Things: A Collection Of Classic Yardbirds Recordings 1964-66 : Yardbirds (1978)
Five Live Yardbirds : Yardbirds (1979)
The R & B Years : Mafred Mann (1982)
Greatest Hits Vol 1 1964-1966 : Yardbirds (1986)
Ultramega OK : Soundgarden (1989)
Chess Box : Muddy Waters (1990)
The Chess Box : Various Artists (Howlin' Wolf) (1991)
Complete Recordings 1951-1969 : Howlin' Wolf (1993)
Charly Blues Masterworks (Box Set) : Various Artists (Howlin' Wolf) (1994)
Best Of The Yardbirds : The Yardbirds (1994)
Shake 'Em On Down - The Real Country Blues : Various Clarence Edwards) (199?)

Notes

Lead vocals - Initially Pipen then Weir.

Chester Burnette = Howlin' Wolf

First recorded by Howlin' Wolf in January 1956 at the Chess Studios in Chicago. Released as a single in 1956 with You Can't Be Beat on the B-side.