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Son House - Father Of Folk Blues
Son House
Father Of Folk Blues
LP | 1965 | EU | Reissue (Music On Vinyl)
21,99 €*
Release:1965 / EU – Reissue
Genre:Organic Grooves
Son House was one of the most influential delta bluessingers and was famous for his emotional style of signingand slide guitar playing. Father of Folk Blues presentedhim to the public during the 60s folk revival. The roughnessof his voice and intensity of the metal sounds from hisguitar are prominent on the album. Nine tracks which canbe considered as gems and all telling the story of a hardworking man and the intrigues of life. The blues comesalive in subjects as women, religion, war and crime. Thealbum features guitarist and harmonica player Al Wilson,a founding member of Canned Heat. This release is anoriginal 1965 re-issue.During his early 20s Son House turned to the blues afterworking as a preacher and pastor. He developed his ownunique playing style, full of emotional layers and rhythmicmelodies. During the American folk music revival he beganperforming for young audiences and became known asthe Father of Folk Blues.
Son House - Raw Delta Blues
Son House - Father Of Folk Blues
Son House - The Legendary Father Of Folk Blues 45RPM, 200g Vinyl Edition
Son House - This Little Light Of Mine
Son House
This Little Light Of Mine
LP | 2018 | EU | Original (Wax Love)
10,99 €*
Release:2018 / EU – Original
Genre:Organic Grooves
Son House is one of the most legendary Southern blues men in history. Just before the Great Depression he recorded some sessions for Paramount that sold very little and when the Depression hit, his recording career was halted. It wasn't until the Library of Congress and Fisk University recorded him at Klack's Store, Lake Cormorant, Mississippi, in August 1941. and again in July of 1942 at Robbinsonville, Mississippi. Those recordings have come to define his career and are a hallmark of the blues genre. Wax Love presents a glorious retrospective compilation of those recordings, with some of his most well known tunes like "Shetland Pony Blues", "Low Down Dirty Dog Blues", and "Walking Blues." Classic.
Son House - Special Rider Blues (Original 1940-1942 Mississippi Recordings)
Son House - The Legendary Father Of Folk Blues 200g Vinyl Edition
Son House
The Legendary Father Of Folk Blues 200g Vinyl Edition
LP | 2016 | US | Original (Acoustic Sounds)
45,99 €*
Release:2016 / US – Original
Genre:Organic Grooves
Mississippi's Son House was already legendary for a small collection of live field recordings made by folklorist Alan Lomax in 1941 and 1942, and for having taught some important licks to both Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters before he was rediscovered by a new generation of college-age fans in 1964.The 'Father of the Delta Blues' recorded this namesake LP for Columbia Records a year later in 1965. It's become, in the words of Living Blues magazine — »Essential recordings by one of the greatest bluesmen ever.« And now, Analogue Productions presents a reissue unmatched in sonic quality and luxury presentation. For our version we turned to Ryan Smith at Sterling Sound to remaster the recording from the original master tapes. The freshly cut lacquers were then plated and pressed on 200-gram vinyl by our own Quality Record Pressings.Son was born Eddie James House, Jr., on March 21, 1902, in Riverton, Miss. By the age of 15, he was preaching the gospel in various Baptist churches as the family seemingly wandered from one plantation to the next. He didn't even bother picking up a guitar until he turned 25; to quote House, »I didn't like no guitar when I first heard it; oh gee, I couldn't stand a guy playin' a guitar. I didn't like none of it.« But if his ambivalence to the instrument was obvious, even more obvious was the simple fact that Son hated plantation labor even more and had developed a taste for corn whiskey. After drunkenly launching into a blues at a house frolic in Lyon, Miss., one night and picking up some coin for doing it, the die seemed to be cast; Son House may have been a preacher, but he was part of the blues world now.
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