Article successfully added.

Jimmie Skinner Another Saturday Night (LP)

$17.92 *

* incl. VAT / plus shipping costs

Ready to ship today,
delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

  • BFX15266
  • 0.2
(Bear Family Records) 16 tracks, Mercury 1956-60 (2 previously unissued), including 4 duets with... more

Jimmie Skinner: Another Saturday Night (LP)

(Bear Family Records) 16 tracks, Mercury 1956-60 (2 previously unissued), including 4 duets with Connie Hall. Liner notes by Otto Kitsinger.

Video von Jimmie Skinner - Another Saturday Night (LP)

Article properties: Jimmie Skinner: Another Saturday Night (LP)

  • Interpret: Jimmie Skinner

  • Album titlle: Another Saturday Night (LP)

  • Genre Country

  • Label Bear Family Records

  • Year of publication 1988
  • Geschwindigkeit 33 U/min
  • Vinyl Size LP (12 Inch)
  • Record Grading Mint (M)
  • Sleeve Grading Mint (M)
  • Artikelart LP

  • EAN: 4000127152664

  • weight in Kg 0.2
Skinner, Jimmie - Another Saturday Night (LP) LP 1
01 Lonesome At Your Table (& Connie HALL)
02 Where Do We Go From Here (& Connie HALL)
03 We've Got Things In Common (& Connie HALL)
04 Married To A Friend (& Connie HALL)
05 Just Ramblin' On
06 No Fault Of Mine
07 Hafta Do Somethin' 'bout That
08 Another Saturday Night
09 Please Don't Send Cecil Away
10 Reasons Of Live
11 Big City
12 Walkin' My Blues Away
13 Two Squares Away
14 Temptation Smiles
15 John Wesley Hardin
16 I Found My Girl In The U.S.A.
Jimmie Skinner Had the category of 'alt-country' existed fifty years ago, Jimmie Skinner... more
"Jimmie Skinner"

Jimmie Skinner

Had the category of 'alt-country' existed fifty years ago, Jimmie Skinner would fit right in. A brilliant singer-songwriter, Skinner was an intriguing personality who literally marched to the beat of his own drummer. His music seems more suited to juke-joint Wurlitzers than genteel living room Crosleys, yet Skinner's appeal crossed gender lines, attracting as many women as men. Some cite Skinner as a primal influence on the first generation of rockabillies. Others notice parallels between Johnny Cash's early Sun sound and the stark minimalism of Skinner's classic recordings.

As a songwriter, his talent was nonpareil. His admirers included Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt, Fred Rose, Jimmy Martin, and Johnny Cash. His lyrics were usually melancholy and occasionally angry; his melodies were usually catchy and occasionally hypnotic. As a performer, Skinner followed a peculiar internal clock that vexed the most patient, attentive musicians. He thrashed his guitar with as much emphasis on his upstroke as his downstroke, creating a double-time effect. More often than not, Skinner started singing on the backbeat – sometimes early, sometimes late. By his own admission, his singing voice was rough. If his blues-tinged delivery often reflected his heroes Jimmie Rodgers and Ernest Tubb, Skinner's voice was unmistakably his own – a deep, resonant baritone that seemed to growl.

At one time Skinner was one of country music's best-known, best-loved personalities. Through the fifties and sixties, virtually every country music magazine featured a full-page monthly ad promoting The Jimmie Skinner Music Center in downtown Cincinnati. Each type-heavy ad sported a halftone of the store's genial proprietor wearing his trademark Kentucky Colonel hat, narrow necktie and inviting smile. If your local record store didn't stock that new Columbia record by Wilma Lee & Stoney Cooper or that Starday single by Jimmie Williams & Red Ellis that you just heard on WCKY, Jimmie Skinner could send it to you. And when visiting Cincinnati, stop by 222 E. Fifth Street any weekday morning to watch Jimmie broadcast live in person from the Music Center's display window. At one point grocers even stocked Jimmie Skinner coffee, freshly ground and vacuum-packed.

That was then. Mention Skinner's name to any country music fan or knowledgeable radio personality today, chances are you'll get a puzzled stare. Even though he placed ten records in 'Billboard's country charts between 1949 and 1960 – four in the Top 10 – Skinner has largely been forgotten. Relatively few of his singles were reissued on LP, much less on compact disc. Once in awhile you'll stumble across a budget-priced Skinner cassette or compact disc in a Midwestern or Southern truck stop. They're usually disappointing recordings he made late in life, backed by inattentive bluegrass musicians who lacked the finesse that Skinner's singing demands.

Nor do traces of this country music giant linger near Ohio's Queen City. The Jimmie Skinner Music Center's downtown location – a Mecca to people who loved edgy, uncompromising country and gospel music – was demolished decades ago. The electric sign that proudly hung over its façade deserves a display in the Cincinnati History Museum. Instead, it sits two thousand miles away, a rusty relic treasured by a San Diego record collector.

Jimmie Skinner Doin' My Time 
Read more at: https://www.bear-family.de/skinner-jimmie-doin-my-time-6-cd.html
Copyright © Bear Family Records

Review 0
Read, write and discuss reviews... more
Customer evaluation for "Another Saturday Night (LP)"
Write an evaluation
Evaluations will be activated after verification.
Please enter the digits and letters in the following text field.

The fields marked with * are required.

Weitere Artikel von Jimmie Skinner
Doin' My Time   (6-CD) Jimmie Skinner: Doin' My Time (6-CD) Art-Nr.: BCD16613

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$134.74 * $123.51 *
One Dead Man Ago - Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight Jimmie Skinner: One Dead Man Ago - Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight Art-Nr.: BCD16827

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$17.92 * $15.67 *
Songs That Make The Juke Box Play (Vinyl) Jimmie Skinner: Songs That Make The Juke Box Play (Vinyl) Art-Nr.: LPHAT3126

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$24.66 *
Johnny Cash & Patrick Carr: Autobiographie PB Johnny Cash: Johnny Cash & Patrick Carr: Autobiographie PB Art-Nr.: 0003090

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$5.56 $16.79
The Day-By-Day Story of the 60s TV Pop Sensation (PB) by Andrew Sandoval The Monkees: The Day-By-Day Story of the 60s TV Pop... Art-Nr.: 0013038

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$78.58
Meyer, Russ - Big Bosoms & Square Jaws - The Biography Of Russ Meyer by Jimmy McDonough Russ Meyer: Meyer, Russ - Big Bosoms & Square Jaws - The... Art-Nr.: 0013040

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$25.78
Pictures Of Elvis Presley And Other Great Names In Entertainment - Scrapbook (c.Tucker - Williams 1981) Elvis Presley: Pictures Of Elvis Presley And Other Great Names... Art-Nr.: 0016118

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$11.18
Elvis Sessions III - Joseph A.Tunzi Elvis Presley: Elvis Sessions III - Joseph A.Tunzi Art-Nr.: 0016124

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$67.34 $89.81
Don't Knock The Rock (LP, 10inch, ltd.) Bill Haley & His Comets: Don't Knock The Rock (LP, 10inch, ltd.) Art-Nr.: BAF11023

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$22.41
Yulesville! - 33 Rockin' Rollin' Christmas Blasters For The Cool Season (CD) Various - Season's Greetings: Yulesville! - 33 Rockin' Rollin' Christmas... Art-Nr.: BCD17608

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$11.18
Hint!
Discovering Carl Perkins - Eastview, Tennessee 1952 - 53 (LP, 10inch & CD, Ltd.) Carl Perkins: Discovering Carl Perkins - Eastview, Tennessee... Art-Nr.: BAF14007

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$28.03
Autumn Leaves – 29 Gems for the Indian Summer (CD) Various - Season's Greetings: Autumn Leaves – 29 Gems for the Indian Summer (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17503

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$11.18
Sings For The King (LP) Glen Campbell: Sings For The King (LP) Art-Nr.: LPCAP58484

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$16.79 $24.66
Doin' My Time   (6-CD) Jimmie Skinner: Doin' My Time (6-CD) Art-Nr.: BCD16613

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$123.51 $134.74