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Elmore James Broomdusters Box (3-LP - 2-CD)

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Elmore James: Broomdusters Box (3-LP - 2-CD)

(1952-60) Doxy 54 on 3 LPs and also on 2 CDs.


Elmore James - Broomdusters Box (3-LP - 2-CD) Medium 1
1: Please Find My Baby (Lost Woman Blues)  
2: Hand In Hand  
3: Rock My Baby Right  
4: My Baby's Gone (Won't Be Back No More)  
5: One More Drink  
6: Baby What's Wrong  
7: I Believe (My Time Ain't Long)  
8: Sinful Woman  
9: I Held My Baby Last Night  
10: Early In The Morning  
11: Hawaiian Boogie  
12: Can't Stop Lovin'  
13: Make A Little Love  
14: Make My Dreams Come True (My Best friend)  
15: Strange Kinda Feeling  
16: Dark And Dreary  
17: Wher Can My Baby Be  
18: 1839 Blues  
19: Sho' Nuff I Do (Please Come Back To Me)  
20: Sunny Land  
21: Standing At The Crossraods  
22: Late Hours At Midnight  
23: The Way You Treat Me (Mean And Evil)  
24: Happy Home  
25: No Love In My Heart  
26: I Was A Fool  
27: Good Bye Baby  
28: Dust My Blues  
29: (I Get The) The Blues Before Sunrise  
30: So Mean To Me  
31: Wild About You  
32: Elmo's Shuffle  
33: Long Tall Woman  
34: Coming Home  
35: Knocking At Your Door  
36: Emlore's Contribution To Jazz  
37: The Twelve Year Old Boy  
38: It Hurts Me Too  
39: Cry For Me Baby  
40: Take Me Where You Go  
41: Bobby's Rock  
42: The Sky Is Crying  
43: Held My Baby Last Night  
44: Baby Please Set A Date  
45: I Need You, Baby  
46: Rollin' And Tumblin'  
47: I'm Worried  
48: Done Somebody Wrong  
49: Fine Little Mama  
50: I Can't Stop Loving You  
51: Early One Morning  
52: Strange Angels  
53: Something Inside Of Me  
54: She Done Moved  


Artikeleigenschaften von Elmore James: Broomdusters Box (3-LP - 2-CD)

  • Interpret: Elmore James

  • Albumtitel: Broomdusters Box (3-LP - 2-CD)

  • Format LP
  • Genre Blues

  • Music Genre 994 Vinyl - Audiophile Blues Records
  • Music Style 994 Vinyl - Audiophile Blues Records
  • Music Sub-Genre 994 Vinyl - Audiophile Blues Records
  • Edition 2 Audiophile Blues LP-Records
  • Title Broomdusters Box (3-LP/2-CD)
  • Vinyl size LP (12 Inch)
  • Speed / RPM 33 U/min
  • Record Grading Mint (M)
  • Sleeve Grading Mint (M)
  • Label DOXY

  • SubGenre Blues - General

  • EAN: 8013252886454

  • weight in Kg 0.800

Artist description "James, Elmore"

Elmore James

It didn't seem to much matter whether Fire Records boss Bobby Robinson booked a studio to record slide guitar master Elmore James in Chicago, New York, or New Orleans. Elmore ripped into his own Shake Your Moneymaker at Cosimo Matassa's self-named studio in the Crescent City during the summer of 1961, the Harlem-based Robinson making the trip down to oversee the session.

After supervising Elmore's '59 comeback hit The Sky Is Crying in Chicago with the guitarist's own Broomdusters in sturdy support (see Disc Five), Robinson had helmed a couple of James dates at Beltone Studios in New York with the cream of the city's blues sessioneers behind him. But Elmore was now living mostly in Jackson, Mississippi (problems with the Chicago musicians union made it all but impossible for him to secure work there), so James met Bobby in the Crescent City to record with his Jackson-based band: Johnny 'Big Moose' Walker rattled the 88s, Sammy Lee Bully stroked the electric bass, and King Mose Taylor was on drums.

The non-union session was held under sweltering conditions that don't seem to have slowed the tough little combo down any; Moneymaker rides a fluid glide that's different from the grinding thrust that his platters traditionally had. This is no Dust My Broom retread, but fresh territory for James, whose vocal is all but unintelligible in spots yet thoroughly compelling from one end to the other. Of course, his savage slide work connects as solidly as ever.

Robinson had searched long and hard to locate Elmore prior to the date that spawned The Sky Is Crying, and the producer remained faithful to him to the end. That sad day arrived unexpectedly on May 24, 1963, when James succumbed to a heart attack at his bassist 'Homesick' James Williamson's house on Chicago's near North Side. He was only 45 and had long suffered from a bad ticker. With help from local deejay Big Bill Hill, Elmore had straightened out his longstanding dispute with the union and was primed to resume performing in the Windy City when he died, as well as planning his first European tour.

The electric blues idiom has seen its share of iconic slide guitarists over the decades. For a great many enthusiasts of the genre, there can be no better example of the crashing power of cold bottleneck or metal tube incisively applied to six amplified strings than the classic lick powering Elmore's Dust My Broom.

Bill Dahl
Chicago, Illinois 

Electric Blues 1939–2005 – The Definitive Collection!
Volume 3: 1960–1969

Elmore James on Wikipedia 

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