But Me and Mr. Johnson could have used a bit more intimacy. Johnson recorded his powerful but regrettably small body of work solo. A totally one-man tribute from Clapton would have been a reach, for sure, but a couple of solo tracks would have made for a nice finish. That said, the session is a bashing good time, and Clapton's showcasing of this material brings it to a wider audience than it would find otherwise. Hopefully, some of those new fans will take the next step and check out the master himself.
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