New Releases For February 5, 2016

Luther Dickinson
Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook) Volumes I & II

Luther Dickinson - Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook) Volumes I & II

Blues And Ballads, this acoustic collection of songs interpreted simply, recorded live, solo or with a small group of friends celebrates my relationship between music, songs, the written word and legacy. Blues And Ballads celebrates the American oral tradition of blues and folk songs, not only being passed down and evolving but being transcribed (the original recording technique) and entered into the discipline of written sheet music and songbooks.

”I represent the Memphis underground and the mid-south region's music. This art is not for the masses. It is meant to wither and fade and then rise from the ashes again and again, evolving and mutating.” - Luther Dickinson 2015

TAGS: Americana | Blues | Folk

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FEATURED TRACK

"Ain't No Grave (Featuring Mavis Staples)"

TRACK LISTING

  1. Volume 1:
  2. 1. Hurry Up Sunrise
  3. 2. Up Over Yonder (Featuring JJ Grey)
  4. 3. Bang Bang Lulu
  5. 4. Moonshine
  6. 5. Jackson
  7. 6. Mean Ol' Wind Died Down
  8. 7. How I Wish My Train Would Come
  9. 8. Ain't No Grave (Featuring Mavis Staples)
  10. 9. Let It Roll
  11. 10. My Leavin'
  12. Volume 2:
  13. 11. Horseshoe (Reprise)
  14. 12. Highwater (Soldier)
  15. 13. And It Hurts
  16. 14. Storm
  17. 15. Mojo, Mojo
  18. 16. Ol’ Cannonball
  19. 17. Devilment
  20. 18. Blow Out
  21. 19. Mayor Langford Birmingham Blues
  22. 20. Shake (Yo Mama)
  23. 21. Horseshoe

Upcoming Tour Dates

  • Mar 11
    Chicago, IL, US Luther Dickinson, Amy Helm, and Birds of Chicago at City Winery
  • Mar 20
    Washington, DC, US Luther Dickinson and Amy Helm at City Winery DC
  • Apr 29
    New Orleans, LA, US Grahame Lesh, Luther Dickinson, and Cody Dickinson at The Little Gem Saloon
  • Jul 04
    Quincy, CA, US High Sierra Music Festival 2019
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