Over the decades his blend of soaring blue-eyed soul singing sprinkled with red Texas dust, the emotional wealth of his songwriting and his command of virtuoso supporting ensembles has built McClinton a wildly avid fan base in the United States and Europe. The sound is immediate, gritty, and warm -- unlike most records cut in Nashville these days. The Saturday before the concert, their record label phoned me and told me that Bonnie was going to be on performing with a cat by the name of Delbert McClinton on Saturday night live. Man, the heads that have been turned this week. Pick up that fish you just dropped on the floor now. Personnel: Delbert McClinton: vocals, guitar, harmonica; Glen Clark: vocals; Bob Britt: electric and slide guitars; James Pennebaker: electric guitar, fiddle; Gary Nicholson: acoustic guitar; Bruce Katz: piano, Hammond B3; Kevin McKendree: Hammond B3; Mike Joyce: bass; Tom Hambridge: drums; Jack Bruno: drums; Kenny Malone: percussion. Peace in the Valley, 11.
Reciting me original poetry and all. Our phrasing just compliments each other, and our voices sound great together. I can't even walk and talk, You got me slip slidin' all over the place. Blind, Crippled and Crazy feels like a logical third step for this pair. Whoever Said It Was Easy, 3. I was in the process of promoting a Christian concert by former Wings drummer, Joe English, and Bonnie Bramlett was opening for him.
Teaming up with his old sidekick Glen does not in any way detract from the quality of this music. But when all factors are considered, the main problem is the recording quality. The sound is substandard, especially on the first three songs. You got me blind Somewhere pushin' up daisies Crazy, Oohhh. If you're familiar with , you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Now listen darlin', I ain't gonna sit around and let you Talk to me like that, you know I'm on the rocket ship Outta here. Black Culture, Humansofnewyork Image info : Resolution:500x333 Size:26kB 21.
The Derek Trucks Band Image info : Resolution:600x337 Size:308kB 11. Just stepped out, over and over again Standin' my pride, even though I know I can't win I'm tired of you messin' up my tide You got yours, let me, let me have mine I'd rather be blind, cripple and crazy Somewhere pushin' up daisies Than to let you break my heart All over again To break a man's heart, all you need is pain You've got me so messed up, 'bout to go insane You break a man's heart and don't say nothin' to him I keep askin' myself why you wanna do it? However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help. I'd Rather Be Blind, Crippled And Image info : Resolution:1920x1080 Size:823kB 14. This one is certainly the weakest of them all but it does have its moments. Please get goin' on the fourth! After four decades, that trademark blend of phrasing and harmonizing is still seamless. Just When I Need You the Most, 7. Of course, McClinton became an international star in the realms of blues and traditional country music, cross-pollinating the genres into his own unique sound.
For any fan wary about the particular brand of rugged, raucous, soulful magic these duo created being recaptured, have no fear. Delbert Mcclinton And Glen Clark Album Review Image info : Resolution:500x375 Size:36kB 18. Clark returned to Los Angeles in 1977. Both of these now-hard-to-find classics plumbed the same turf as Blind, Crippled And Crazy, albeit in the sweeter vocal registers of younger men. In my humble opinion, there is not enough of this music around in clubs, concert halls, arenas, or on the radio anymore. Maybe the engineers were going for the garage band sound.
After four decades, that trademark blend of phrasing and harmonizing is still seamless. Track Listing: Been Around A Long Time; Whoever Said It Was Easy; Oughta Know; World Of Hurt; More And More, Less And Less; Just When I Need You The Most; Somebody To Love You; Sure Feels Good; Tell My Mama; Peace In The Valley; Good As I Feel Today; If I Could Be Your Lover. The only thing giving away the breach in time is their voices, which are naturally older and more seasoned; this doesn't mean there isn't plenty on offer: there is more than enough range, swagger, humor, and emotional depth to set any juke joint on fire. Why you wanna do it? Sonya Rae Taylor, Paulie Cerra, Reese Wynans Image info : Resolution:1280x720 Size:186kB 9. That was followed by a second win in 2003 for Nothing Personal in the Best Contemporary Blues Album Category. Produced by Gary Nicholson, the 2013 album delivers all the swampy blues, soul and honky tonk sounds with lyrics and harmonies full of wisdom and wit. And singing with Glen again — between the way our voices mix and his sense of humor — makes me excited about us taking this music out on the road together.
In 2006, he won a third Grammy for his Cost of Living album. I see you checking me out baby. Grammy Award winner and Americana legend, Delbert McClinton returns to where he began his recording career over 40 years ago, a duets record with Glen Clark. You righteous be enduring to persuade sure the retinue you trust your decipherment offers legitimate accommodation, which can be verified by checking the reviews of the special one. This week has be a week of reminders for me. Why you wanna do it? I was first turned on to Delbert McClinton back in 1980. Brand New Sealed Cassette Image info : Resolution:600x448 Size:38kB 17.
Support the artist, by buying the record. The question is should we move in, out, or just linger at the doorway. Co-produced with 's songwriting partner, guitarist , the three each wrote or co-wrote about half the tracks here in various combinations, covering most of the record. The sound is immediate, gritty, and warm -- unlike most records cut in Nashville these days. Why you wanna do it? Blind Crippled And Crazy Image info : Resolution:1920x1080 Size:126kB 4. In a twist of fate, Clark would later play keyboards with the Blues Brothers after becoming music director for Jim Belushi in 1997.