It is taking longer than expected to fetch the next song to play. The music should be playing soon. If you get tired of waiting, you can try reloading your browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.

Please ensure you are using the latest Flash Player.


If you are unable or do not wish to upgrade your Flash Player,
please try a different browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.
Your Pandora One subscription will expire shortly.
More Info
No Thanks
Your Pandora One trial will expire shortly.
Restore
Close
close
Your Pandora One trial subscription will expire shortly. Upgrade to continue unlimited, ad-free listening.
Upgrade Now
You've listened to hours of Pandora this month. Consider upgrading to Pandora One.
More Info
No Thanks
Close
Hi . Pandora is using Facebook to personalize your experience. Learn MoreNo Thanks
-0:00
0:00
Change Skin

We created Pandora to put the Music Genome Project directly in your hands

It’s a new kind of radio –
stations that play only music you like

 
Create an account for free. Register
Now Playing
Music Feed
My Profile
Create a Station
Buy

Smokestack Lightnin'

Lyrics

Ah-oh, smokestack lightnin'
Shinin', just like gold
Why don't ya hear me cryin'?
A-whoo-hooo, oooo
full lyrics
Ah-oh, smokestack lightnin'
Shinin', just like gold
Why don't ya hear me cryin'?
A-whoo-hooo, oooo
full lyrics

Features of This Track

blues roots
extensive vamping
blues chord progressions
major key tonality
twangy guitars
a gravelly male vocalist
a prominent harmonica part
subtle use of acoustic piano
heartbreaking lyrics

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

show more

Comments

Report as inappropriate
WOLF THAT'S ALL U HAVE TO SAY....WOOOO O O O ! ! !
Report as inappropriate
This song is the best I get goose bumps when I listen to it...grew up on this soul
Report as inappropriate
keepinon8
Love me some Smokestack Lightning... a n d some Wolf!
Report as inappropriate
So powerful and timeless.
Report as inappropriate
Wolf @ his best !R.I.P WOLF !
Report as inappropriate
I love this song...it does something to me when I hear him howlin :-)
Report as inappropriate
Rick_844
If you don't love Wolf-you don't love the blues. Get you an Archies or 1910 Fruitgum Company album. This is blues at it's gut-wrenchin ' best.
Report as inappropriate
davidmoa
The Wolf at his finest - he uses the full range of his vocal styles on Lightnin.

We're sorry, but a browser plugin or firewall may be preventing Pandora from loading.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser.

Please check our Help page for more information.

It looks like your browser does not support modern SSL/TLS. Please upgrade your browser.

If you need help, please email: pandora-support@pandora.com.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser
or install a newer version of Flash (v.10 or later).

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please install Adobe Flash (v.10 or later).

[94, 125, 68, 67, 81, 76, 77, 103, 64, 84, 75, 104, 118, 88, 92, 113, 89, 100, 123, 97, 89, 104, 88, 104, 83, 67, 116, 117, 106, 85, 104, 122, 114, 111, 65, 81, 102, 67, 68, 96, 105, 94, 71, 116, 77, 103, 115, 112, 85, 120, 113, 81, 94, 70, 86, 115, 102, 101, 80, 77, 93, 94, 116, 94, 98, 119, 73, 125, 96, 80, 109, 109, 95, 122, 89, 87, 70, 117, 84, 72, 89, 124, 90, 97, 103, 66, 87, 65, 86, 84, 89, 108, 123, 113, 94, 74, 114, 67, 121, 84, 99, 80, 124, 116, 65, 80, 78, 126, 73, 120, 83, 96, 72, 84, 123, 112, 68, 87, 69, 107, 114, 69, 116, 90, 69, 115, 79, 115, 72, 92, 115, 81, 84, 125, 110, 79, 91, 110, 122, 64, 88, 117, 112, 72, 84, 75, 86, 82, 115, 74, 110, 86, 111, 79, 118, 93, 89, 99, 124, 78, 109, 82, 93, 85, 116, 72, 81, 86, 124, 113, 100, 101, 117, 70, 93, 77, 73, 96, 104, 111, 67, 65, 81, 68, 77, 99, 99, 73, 85, 68, 83, 72, 102, 89, 94, 92, 70, 75, 92, 98, 108, 122, 110, 92, 67, 93, 80, 124, 64, 84, 110, 65, 123, 97, 71, 114, 99, 107, 83, 76, 70, 75, 127, 116, 73, 109, 67, 111, 79, 71, 107, 117, 105, 86, 111, 81, 86, 122, 70, 105, 100, 88, 113, 90, 121, 100, 90, 120, 79, 110, 76, 108, 86, 89, 109, 91, 114, 109, 101, 92, 80, 112, 65, 104, 123, 71, 91, 111, 126, 90, 85, 106, 81, 114, 85, 64, 88, 126, 127, 110, 72, 86, 119, 67, 77, 126, 125, 68, 103, 123, 120, 101, 97, 90, 121, 127, 89, 119, 82, 71, 71, 107, 119, 85, 80, 70, 100, 74, 71, 115, 64, 74, 75, 64, 88, 104, 71, 68, 96, 88, 97, 76, 92, 117, 82, 93, 122, 118, 103, 69, 69, 98, 115, 99, 86, 113, 113, 83, 114, 97, 110, 126, 66, 82, 120, 113, 97, 96, 68, 67, 104, 126, 71, 71, 79, 79, 88, 102, 81, 124, 116, 71, 123, 111, 93, 108, 87, 107, 113, 89, 105, 124, 67, 109, 66, 66, 64, 71, 119, 112, 106, 67, 77, 88, 74, 75, 101, 66, 79, 70, 94, 107, 99, 97, 104, 111, 108, 111, 109, 125, 80, 114, 118, 123, 104, 69, 111, 127, 74, 96, 100, 123, 93, 93, 87, 120, 118, 78, 108, 84, 69, 91, 92, 102, 83, 81, 118, 105, 89, 107, 91, 89, 106, 81, 97, 70, 127, 101, 115, 72, 99, 117, 119, 73, 86, 114, 72, 111, 96, 93, 72, 121, 85, 68, 123, 122, 97, 81, 80, 100, 80, 124, 78, 73, 126, 115, 125, 66, 67, 106, 92, 110, 103, 101, 74, 81, 66, 96, 101, 91, 79, 111, 120, 121, 80, 114, 90, 95, 123, 108, 94, 112, 106, 94, 97, 78, 66, 122, 79, 83, 91, 87, 125, 73, 118, 70, 122, 107, 100, 76, 64, 75]