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How Canned Heat Made a Wilbert Harrison Song a Hit Before Ferry and Dylan Recorded It

by Paul Cashmere

Bluesman Wilbert Harrison was responsible for Canned Heat’s third hit song. After the Los Angeles blues rock boogie band scored their first and second hits with now classics ‘On The Road Again’ and ‘Going Up The Country’, their third hit was a cover of Wilbert’s ‘Lets Stick Together’.

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