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Mississippi John Hurt - The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt flac album

Mississippi John Hurt - The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt flac album
Title:
The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt
Style:
Country Blues, Delta Blues
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1463 mb
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Rating:
4.9 ✪

John Smith Hurt (March 3, 1892 – November 2, 1966), better known as Mississippi John Hurt, was an American country blues singer and guitarist. Raised in Avalon, Mississippi, Hurt taught himself to play the guitar around the age of nine. His first recordings, made for Okeh Records in 1928, were commercial failures, and he continued to work as a farmer.

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Following tracks have different titles on the label: A3 Stocktime (Buck Dance) A5 Richland Woman Blues A6 Wise And Foolish Virgins (Tender Virgins). The jacket back has partially obstructed upside-down text "VRS 9248", the cat. no for the Mono release of this record, in the lower left corner.

Today! (Mississippi John Hurt album). Today! is the second studio album, but third body of work recorded by folk/country blues musician Mississippi John Hurt. It was released in 1966 by Vanguard Records. This album contains some of the first commercial material recorded after his "rediscovery" in 1963, and is the first he recorded for Vanguard.

Mississippi John Hurt. Нравится слушателям: Mamie Smith, Lowell Fulson, Sam Hopkins. Mississippi John Hurt. Vol. 1, The Original 1963 Piedmont Recordings Folksongs And Blues.

This album leaves little doubt as to why Hurt was so beloved after his rediscovery. 1 Since I've Laid My Burden Down Mississippi John Hurt 2:42. 2 Moanin' the Blues Mississippi John Hurt 3:13. 3 Stocktime (Buck Dance) Mississippi John Hurt 2:1. 4 Lazy Blues Mississippi John Hurt 1:27. 5 Richland Woman Blues Mississippi John Hurt 4:0. 6 Wise and Foolish Virgins (Tender Virgins) Mississippi John Hurt 2:50. 7 Hop Joint Mississippi John Hurt 2:5. 8 Monday Morning Blues Mississippi John Hurt 3:54

Many tunes that remain associated with Hurt are included here in versions that rival his legendary recordings from the late '20s. Richland Woman Blues," "Stagolee," "The Chicken," and "Since I've Laid My Burden Down" sound as fresh as ever in these '60s versions. This album leaves little doubt as to why Hurt was so beloved after his rediscovery. 1. Since I've Laid My Burden Down.

John Smith Hurt, better known as Mississippi John Hurt (July 3, 1893 or March 8, 1892 - November 2, 1966) was an American country blues singer and guitarist.

Tracklist

1 Since I've Laid My Burden Down 2:43
2 Moaning The Blues 3:15
3 Buck Dance 2:02
4 Lazy Blues 1:27
5 Richland Women Blues 4:00
6 Tender Virgins 2:55
7 Hop Joint 2:07
8 Monday Morning Blues 3:55
9 I've Got The Blues And I Can't Be Satisfied 2:47
10 Keep On Knocking 2:05
11 Chicken 1:05
12 Stagolee 5:33
13 Nearer My God To Thee 3:25

Credits

  • Design – Jules Halfant
  • Guitar [Second Guitar] – Patrick Sky (tracks: 2, 8)
  • Liner Notes – Dick Waterman
  • Photography By – John Launois
  • Producer [Production Supervised By] – Patrick Sky
  • Vocals, Guitar – Mississippi John Hurt
  • Written-By – John Hurt* (tracks: 3 to 7. 9, 10, 12), Trad.* (tracks: 1, 2, 13)

Notes

CD issue of the 1967 album.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VSD-79248 Mississippi John Hurt The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt ‎(LP, Album) Vanguard VSD-79248 US 1967
VSD-79248 Mississippi John Hurt The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt ‎(LP, Album, RE) Vanguard VSD-79248 US Unknown
VRS-9248 Mississippi John Hurt The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt ‎(LP, Mono, Promo) Vanguard VRS-9248 US 1967
VSD-79248 Mississippi John Hurt The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt ‎(LP, Album, Ste) Vanguard VSD-79248 US 1967
SR-297 Mississippi John Hurt The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt ‎(LP, Album) Vanguard SR-297 Japan 1969