Booker T. and the MG’s: “Time is Tight”, Live 1970

Here’s a groove that’ll make you feel good.

Donald “Duck” Dunn locks in on this jam with Booker T. and the MG’s during a show at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California on January 31, 1970.

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  1. So is Duck Dunn! CCR looking on.

  2. And Cropper playing the coveted rosewood Telecaster.

  3. Heh, I do a solo bass cover of this that isn’t nearly this good. :(

  4. I think they’re opening for CCR, you can see Cosmo Clifford and John Fogerty in the opening frames.This was one of CCR’s biggest shows in their hometown of Oakland.

  5. I just listened to a booker t interview and he said this is their most burning performance. They brought because credence was watching

  6. Miss the man! He grooved so damn hard!

  7. Hurricane Jimmie

    BT & MGs and CCR on the same bill….what a night. Wonder if there’s a movie somewhere?

  8. Love the growl of his P bass. Just a great tune.