Dr. John, Bruce Springsteen, Jason Isbell, Irma Thomas, Allen Toussaint, Warren Haynes, Mavis Staples & others.
Label: Concord. Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 888072009820. Daedalus Item Code: 69601
At this 2014 concert at New Orleans's Saenger Theatre, an eclectic group of performers gathered to show their appreciation for Dr. John, a one-man zydeco institution. On this two-disc, 22-song set, ... (Read More)
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Otis Redding, vocals. James Young, guitar. Robert Pittman, saxophone. John Farris, trumpet. Elbert Woodson, drums, & others.
Label: Volt Records. Format: 6 CDs, boxed.
UPC: 888072396463. Daedalus Item Code: 69652
In 1966, Otis Redding played seven sets in three days at Los Angeles's Whisky a Go Go, finally achieving a measure of crossover success; only a fraction of these performances have ever been released, ... (Read More)
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With Mavis Staples currently enjoying a deserved late-career resurgence, this ten-song anthology offers a chance to look back at the splendid music she made with her siblings and patriarch "Pops" ... (Read More)
Hailing from the Pointer Sisters' 1970s recordings on the Blue Thumb record label, these 14 selections showcase the remarkable talents and breadth of the ladies from Oakland. The sisters go ... (Read More)
The Goodies, the Jelly Beans, Bessie Banks, Evie Sands, the Butterflys, the Bouquets & others.
Label: Real Gone Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 848064004271. Daedalus Item Code: 69151
Founded in 1964 by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, the Red Bird label was to girl groups of the 1960s as Elektra was to folksingers. Highlights of the 20 tracks include the Dixie Cups' "No True Love," ... (Read More)
In selecting a primo backing band, Robert Cray joined forces with Hi Rhythm, and the combo recorded this disc in Memphis's Royal Recording Studio, where the sidemen have been accompanying soul and ... (Read More)
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Emerging as a major singer and guitarist in an astonishingly short period of time, Robert Johnson was later rumored to have made a deal with the devil; the blues man's 1938 death at age 27 only ... (Read More)
Sheryl Crow, vocals. Chris Bruce, guitar. Jeff Babko, organ. Tommy Sims, bass. Printz Board, trumpet, & others.
Label: A&M Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 602527433943. Daedalus Item Code: 79194
Venturing far afield from her country-rock milieu, Sheryl Crow shows her affinity for soul and R&B on this 2010 disc. The nine-time Grammy winner's ballads "Stop" and "Roses and Moonlight" ... (Read More)
Smokey Robinson, vocals. Marv Tarplin, guitar. Michael Jacobsen, cello. Russ Turner, keyboard, & others.
Label: Motown. Format: CD.
UPC: 737463519724. Daedalus Item Code: 79212
On his third solo album, Smokey Robinson spreads his wings creatively, incorporating flute, cello, horns, and congas into his signature soul sound. This 1975 album is particularly distinguished by ... (Read More)
His date of birth is unknown and he recorded under various names, but make no mistake, Sonny Boy Williamson was the real thing, an unvarnished bluesman whose vocals exuded character and whose ... (Read More)
A polished band from the very beginning, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes are heard here on digitally remastered editions of their first three studio albums, I Don't Want to Go Home, ... (Read More)
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