Cliff Carlisle recorded more than sides between and so why are there only 84 tracks here? Further, half of these tracks are currently available on Arhoolie and B. In addition the titles are not presented in chronological order and there is no discographical information. Now to the music!
Carlisle was a superb singer, a magnificent slide guitarist playing a steel bodied National and had a varied and consistently worthwhile repertoire which embraced traditional songs, blues, love songs, some wickedly My Pal Of Yesterday - Roy Acuff - Smoky Mountain Memories risque songs, gospel songs, western and sentimental songs.
Album) was a master blue yodeler on a number of cuts here and on No Daddy Blues and Shanghai Rooster Yodel he does some original scat yodeling. Some of the gospel songs feature some great quartet singing which includes Cliff, Bill, Tommy and another Carlisle, LP another brother?
But it's all great. Sound quality is excellent, booklet notes are adequate. If you don't already have much Carlisle this is indispensible.
Second collection of sides by this superb early singer and slide guitarist features 97 Afterr All - Franz Benton - The Very Best Of - Rockballads recorded between and drawn from 78s in the collection of Joe Bussard.
Includes many tracks making their first appearance on CD. Two CDs, 58 tracks, recommended A. In entrepreneur Clifford Spurlock persuaded A. Meanwhile Maybelle was pursuing her own career with her daughters. On these recordings the group mostly revisit their old repertoire with an emphasis on gospel songs along with a few songs not recorded before like Railroading On The Great Divide and The Titanic.
In spite of their date these recordings are quite rare and recording quality on some tracks is mediocre, most notably the first session. Includes notes by Pat Harrison. Excellent sound and brief notes. This duo were the originators of the oft recorded and incredibly popular Columbus Stockade Blues ; their recordings for Columbia, Victor, and A.
Jimmy Tarlton is credited with introducing the steel guitar to hillbilly music and was a great yodeler; his style seems derived in about equal parts from Hawaiian steel guitar styles and those of black country blues artists. Tom Darby was rhythm guitarist and an appealing singer whose lead vocals featured his melancholy delivery of the duo's repertoire, which consisted of sentimental parlor songs from before the turn of the century, traditional Appalachian folk ballads, and rags and blues from Ruby, My Dear - Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane black tradition.
The fourth disc is devoted to Chris Bouchillon whose principal contribution to country music was to be the first artist to record in the "talking blues" style and the most influential.
Talking blues consists of spoken humorous lyrics against a bluesy guitar accompaniment. The success of his original version of Talking Blues recorded in it sold over 90, copies led many other artists to record in this style. It later became a staple of folk music after Woody Guthrie started performing numbers in this style Album) the the s. Most of the songs here are done in the "talking blues" style and although there is not a lot of variety they are very entertaining.
A great and important release. Although their late 40s and early 50s King sides are featured on a number of releases this is the first in depth look at their earliest recordings with many tracks making their first appearance on CD.
Unlike many other brother groups that relied on traditional and old popular songs for their repertoire most of the Delmores songs were originals - mostly composed by Alton and includes Way, Way, Way - Buffy Sainte-Marie - Native North-American Child: An Oddyssey mix of ballads, blues, gospel, novelty songs and more. Most of the tracks are just the duo and their guitars and Alton lets loose with some hot guitar solos on some of them. A few tracks feature the great fiddler Arthur Smith, a few are with a small group and there are three tracks feature a fine and unknown steel guitar - his playing on Scatterbrain Mama is LP fine.
The Delmores were very popular and influential and many of their songs frequently recorded by bluegrass and traditional My Pal Of Yesterday - Roy Acuff - Smoky Mountain Memories acts today. Sound quality is generally excellent - notes by Pat Harrison gives us the basic facts on the duos career but not much more.
The first two dics, like JSPfeatures recordings made between and and between the two sets cover most of, if not all, their recordings from this period. Most of these are new to CD.
The second two discs features 48 of their classic King recordings cut between and and though many of these have been reissued before, it's great to have them together here along with the earlier sides. Many of 78s used here are from the collection of Joe Bussard and sound quality is generally excellent with brief, but informative, notes by Pat Harrison.
Four CDs, tracks, essential Another fabulous collection of country music featuring the talents of the brother Alton and Rabon Delmore including songs issued under their Album) name as well as collaborations with other great country performers.
The second disc is devoted to the great and influential Tennessee fiddler and vocalist Fiddlin' Arthur Smith. Smith started his career in the 20s working with the McGee Brothers and met up with the Delmores in the mid 30s who helped get him recorded and between and recorded around 80 sides - many with the Delmores providing guitar accompaniment and vocal harmonies as they do on the 25 tracks here cut between and Half a dozen cuts cuts feature second harmonica player Lonnie Glosson for some lovely duet harmonica work.
Like the previous volumes this set is a delight from beginning to end with excellent sound and informative notes by Pat Harrison. Hutchison was a great singer and My Pal Of Yesterday - Roy Acuff - Smoky Mountain Memories superb guitarist recorded between and with a varied repertoire ranging from blues with slide guitar to old time ballads to an instrumental version of It's Long Way To Tipperary.
The rest of disc 2 and all of disc 3 features the complete recordings of Kelly Harrell who played no instruments but was a fine and engaging singer who concentrated on traditional style ballads including a number that have become old time standards.
The fourth disc includes two fine string bands. The record itself displays four symbols, or runes: one for each band member. Leeds was replaced by Shep Gordon. The resulting image tiptoes a thin line between cheery nostalgia and something much eerier, Album). The lemons that are featured on the sleeve refer to the fruit that was used as an antidote to tear gas.
It was August when Elvis expert Joseph A. The cover style has been echoed over the years by everyone from Tom Waits to Chumbawamba. Oliver said in that it remains his favourite 4AD sleeve.
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