SOU-148244

Reverend Gary Davis Harlem Street Singer + 8 Bonus Tracks

8,26 €

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INCLUDES 8 BONUS TRACKS

This remastered CD release presents one of Davis' most iconic albums, Harlem Street Singer, which was originally issued by the Prestige/Bluesville label in 1961. The LP was recorded by Rudy Van Gelder at his studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. Gary Davis plays nothing but the acoustic guitar, and sings straight to the bone with his gospel drenched vocal delivery. In addition to the original masterpiece, this collector's edition also contains 8 bonus tracks, including a number of solo recordings from the same period. It is truly an indispensable set for any blues fan.

[1-12]: Solo recordings by GARY DAVIS (vocals and 6-string guitar).
Studio session recorded by Rudy Van Gelder in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, August 24, 1960.

[13-20]: Solo recordings by GARY DAVIS (vocals, 6-string guitar and harmonica).
Studio sessions recorded by Rudy Van Gelder in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1961.

TRACKS:

01 SAMSON AND DELILAH
02 LET US GET TOGETHER RIGHT DOWN HERE
03 I BELONG TO THE BAND
04 PURE RELIGION
05 GREAT CHANGE SINCE I BEEN BORN
06 DEATH DON'T HAVE NO MERCY
07 TWELVE GATES TO THE CITY
08 GOIN' TO SIT DOWN ON THE BANKS OF THE RIVER
09 TRYIN' TO GET HOME
10 LO, I BE WITH YOU ALWAYS
11 I AM THE LIGHT OF THIS WORLD
12 LORD, I FEEL JUST LIKE GOIN' ON

BONUS TRACKS
13 LITTLE BITTY BABY
14 I DECIDED TO GO DOWN
15 BAD COMPANY BROUGHT ME HERE
16 LORD, I LOOKED DOWN THE ROAD
17 MOTHERLESS CHILDREN
18 YOU BETTER MIND
19 THERE'S A BRIGHT SIDE SOMEWHERE
20 I'LL FLY AWAY

Reference: SOU-148244
Sello: Soul Jam
Referencia: 600878
Formato: CD
Ud. de formato: 1
EAN: 8436559461191