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Stevie Ray Vaughan Texas Hurricane (6-Hybrid-SACDs) (Limited Numbered Box-Set)

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weight in Kg 1,910

 

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Stevie Ray Vaughan: Texas Hurricane (6-Hybrid-SACDs) (Limited Numbered Box-Set)

(2014/Analogue Prod.) 76 tracks.
With its amazingly adept guitar playing Stevie Ray Vaughan fueled the blues revival in the 80s. Vaughan was equally inspired by blues artists such as Albert King, Otis Rush, Hubert Sumlin and, of rock & roll musicians like Jimi Hendrix and Lonnie Mack, as well as of jazz guitarists such as Kenny Burrell. He developed a unique, fiery style and built a bridge from blues to rock like no other artist since the late '60s. About seven years was Stevie Ray Vaughan the flagship of the American blues scene with consistently sold-out concerts and his albums regularly received gold status. His tragic death in 1990 only emphasized his influence in blues and rock & roll.

The label Analogue Productions has set for this box set over backward. Source for the re-mastering by Ryan Smith at Sterling Sound were the original analog master tapes of studio albums as well as the additional bonus tracks. The liner notes were written by Andy Aledort, senior editor of the magazine Guitar World. And of course the packaging is an exquisite jewelry box. This box set is top notch. The first 1,000 copies of the box are provided with a consecutive serial number.


(2014/Analogue Prod.) 76 tracks.


 

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Artikeleigenschaften von Stevie Ray Vaughan: Texas Hurricane (6-Hybrid-SACDs) (Limited Numbered Box-Set)

  • Interpret: Stevie Ray Vaughan

  • Albumtitel: Texas Hurricane (6-Hybrid-SACDs) (Limited Numbered Box-Set)

  • Format CD
  • Genre Blues

  • Title Texas Hurricane (6-Hybrid-SACDs) (Limited Numbered Box-Set)
  • Label ANALOGUE PRODUCTION

  • SubGenre Blues - Contemporary

  • EAN: 0753088003363

  • weight in Kg 1.910
 
 

Artist description "Vaughan, Stevie Ray"

Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble

Texas was always ground zero for groundbreaking blues guitarists. Stevie Ray Vaughan came out of that hallowed Lone Star tradition and injected a heady blast of rock into his savage attack. Not only were Freddy and Albert King, Johnny ‘Guitar' Watson, and Lonnie Mack among his heroes, Vaughan drew much from the sonic bombast of Jimi Hendrix, covering several of his best-known pieces.

Born October 3, 1954 in Dallas, Stevie followed in his older brother Jimmie's footsteps as a blues guitarist. Stevie dropped out of high school, moved to Austin in 1972, and played in Krackerjack, the Nightcrawlers, and Paul Ray & the Cobras before forming the Triple Threat Revue with singing bassist W.C. Clark and vocalist Lou Ann Barton. Several members left within a year, so Stevie and Lou Ann formed Double Trouble, named after Otis Rush's seminal '58 Cobra single. Barton soon split to join Roomful of Blues, so Stevie was Double Trouble's sole front man by the dawn of the 1980s.

Former Atlantic Records honcho Jerry Wexler was so impressed with the group that he helped them nail down a slot at the '82 Montreux Jazz Festival—a real rarity for an unsigned band. David Bowie saw Vaughan there and hired him to play on Bowie's 1983 album ‘Let's Dance.' The band had cut a demo tape at Jackson Browne's L.A. studio that eventually found its way to legendary producer John Hammond, who helped get them signed to Epic Records. Double Trouble was by then Vaughan, bassist Tommy Shannon, and drummer Chris Layton, and their stripped-down Texas trio sound fairly leaped out of the grooves of their '83 Epic debut set ‘Texas Flood.' Its title track was the 1958 Duke classic by Larry Davis, and Stevie's own rocking Pride And Joy was one of the album's standouts, thanks to Vaughan's twangy, lightning-bolt axe and drawled vocal.

Vaughan and Double Trouble followed it up the next year with another acclaimed hit LP, ‘Couldn't Stand The Weather.' Drug use threatened to derail Vaughan's momentum more than once, but he and Double Trouble released ‘Soul To Soul' in 1985, ‘Live Alive' the next year, and after he'd cleaned up his act, ‘In Step' in '89. There was also a 1990 collaboration with his brother Jimmie, ‘Family Style.'

Tragically, Vaughan was killed in a Wisconsin helicopter crash on August 27, 1990 after an appearance at Alpine Valley Music Theatre on a star-studded bill with Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, and Robert Cray. Judging from the countless Stevie Ray imitators still on the scene to this day, he'll never be forgotten.

Bill Dahl

Chicago, Illinois

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