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Lightnin' Hopkins Bring Me My Shotgun

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catalog number: CDMASK310

weight in Kg 0,100

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Lightnin' Hopkins: Bring Me My Shotgun

Obcure recordings from unknown sources. Solo and band cuts. Liner notes by singer/guitarist Barbara Dane.


Lightnin' Hopkins - Bring Me My Shotgun Medium 1
1: Lonesome Dog  
2: Shake That Thing  
3: I'm Leaving You Now  
4: Walk A Long Time  
5: Bring Me My Shotgun  
6: Just Pickin'  
7: Last Night  
8: Mojo Hand  
9: Coffee For Mama  
10: Awful Dreams  
11: Black Mare Trot  
12: Have You Ever Loved A Woman  
13: Glory Be  
14: Sometimes She Will  
15: Shine On Moon  
16: Santa  
17: Just Sitting Down Thinking  


Artikeleigenschaften von Lightnin' Hopkins: Bring Me My Shotgun

  • Interpret: Lightnin' Hopkins

  • Albumtitel: Bring Me My Shotgun

  • Format CD
  • Genre Blues

  • Title Bring Me My Shotgun

  • SubGenre Blues - Traditional

  • EAN: 0646315331028

  • weight in Kg 0.100

Artist description "Hopkins, Lightnin'"

Lightnin' Hopkins

Lightnin' Hopkins is many people's idea of what a blues-singer should be : an endlessly inventive folk-poet, whose imagination is touched by almost everything but whose sing-ing and playing express nothing but the blues. And this, despite nearly 30 years of performing and recording, and all the pressures that might have made him something else, he unswervingly has been. But he has not, outside his own com-munity, been very obviously influential on either American or British rock; his blues, sung by others, are not self-sustaining, as many of the Chicagoans' are.


His early recordings, in the Forties and Fifties, were characterised by thunderous amplification - as any number of reissues demonstrate - but his first ventures into a different market, with acoustic guitar, compensate in subtlety for what they lose in force (e.g. the Folkways and some Bluesville albums). Later sessions placed him with accompanying groups, rarely successfully, though his album for Jewel is an exception.

Through all these records he balances slow blues with vivid boogies, occasionally leaving his guitar to essay an idiosyncratic piano style. Born in Centerville, Texas, in 1912, he spent most of his life in Houston, and his refusal to extract himself from that milieu is the chief reason for his undiminished authenticity as an observer, through the blues, of black life.

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