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Dr John’s new album Locked Down gives William an excuse to look back at the man’s career.

dr john locked down


(As a songwriter, he is variously credited as Dr John, Dr John Creaux, Malcolm Rebennack or Mac Rebennack – all same person)

Dr John – Locked Down [Nonesuch]
Dr John et al: Locked Down
Dr John et al: Ice Age
Dr John et al: My Children, My Angels

Dr John, The Night Tripper – Gris-gris [Atlantic]
Dr John Creaux: I Walk on Guilded Splinters

Dr John – Babylon [Atco]
Dr John Creaux: The Patriotic Flag-Waiver

Dr John – The Sun, Moon and Herbs [Atco]
Rebennack: Where Ya At Mule

Dr John – Gumbo [Atco]
Crawford: Iko Iko
Byrd: Tipitina

Dr John – from: Louisiana, Live from Mountain Stage [Blue Plate Music]
Rebennack: Such a night

Dr John – Tango Palace [A&M]
Rebennack/Pomus: Tango Palace

Dr John – Dr John Plays Mac Rebennack [Clean Cuts]
Rebennack: Dorothy

Dr John – In a Sentimental Mood [Warner Bros]
Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Berlin: Makin’ Whoopee!

Bill Lee and Lisa Davis – from: The Disney Collection, Volume One [Disney]
Levin: Cruella de Ville

Dr John – from: 101 Dalmatians, Motion Picture Soundtrack (1996) [Disney]
Levin: Cruella de Ville

Dr John – Sippiana Hericane [Warner Bros]
Rebennack: Storm Surge, from Wade Hurricane Suite