Rough and tumble, unrepentant, funky and full of soul. This is Paul Filipowicz and his music. "Chinatown" captures all of this Wisconsin guitarist's vast array of influences from Texas blues up through the sounds of the Mississippi Delta, and on to C
1. Jackson Transfer
3. Who Loves You
4. Wichita Falls
5. Too Hot To Boogie
6. 199 Lonely Tear Drops
7. My Kind Of Baby
9. Bootie On Duty
Paul Filipowicz, a throw-back bluesman who never in his 30+ years has bent to music industrys fads or whims.
Blues guitar " Thats it, Thats all there is, Electric, melting tubes, thats the shit". "NAIROBI ROOM" has it all.
MAY 31, 2002 LIVING BLUES POLE
#25 MIDNIGHT AT THE NAIROBI ROOM
Paul is a Bad, Bad man!
Midnight at the Nairobi Room..Lives up to its evocative promise as its unhealthy stray-cat walk suggests garage noir or a tribute to the great Johnny Thunders." ~ Blues Revue
Nairobi...Filipowicz sounds focused, fiery and comfortable. He uses his hardcore Chicago guitar sounds and husky, timewarn voice to excellent effect. His band is supportive without being intrusive, a muscular ensemble sound as opposed to the dialed-in boogie that's the bane of post classic blues acts!" ~ Tom Laskin, Isthmus, Madison WI