RIP Willie Mitchell

Posted on: Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010

From AP.

Producer and musician Willie Mitchell dead at 81

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Willie Mitchell, a record producer and musician who worked with Al Green and dozens of others, has died. He was 81.

Mitchell’s son, Lawrence Mitchell, said his father suffered a cardiac arrest on Dec. 19 and died at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis at 7:25 a.m. Tuesday.

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Ken

January 5th, 2010 at 19:10
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Ken

January 5th, 2010 at 22:33
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A great Willie Mitchell tribute and three killer tuner over at the always excellent Funky16Corners

http://funky16corners.wordpress.com/2010/01/05/willie-mitchell-rip/

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Grahame

January 6th, 2010 at 16:57
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A doff of the cap in respect of the man who produced all those great Al Green records on Hi, and also the likes of Ann Peebles amongst a host of others . . . RIP Willie.