Junior Kimbrough First Recordings 12" Vinyl EP
Junior Kimbrough First Recordings 12" Vinyl EP
Genre: Blues
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Junior Kimbrough First Recordings 12" Vinyl EP

Junior Kimbrough

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SKU:
BLMRLP0578
UPC:
854255005781

Coming April 30, 2021 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

1966 Recording From Major Bluesman Kimbrough!
1st Time On 12" Vinyl!

2021 Reissue of the classic Junior Kimbrough First Recordings release from Big Legal Mess / Fat Possum. First time on 12" vinyl with two additional takes from the original sessions.

Guitarist and singer Junior Kimbrough was one of the deepest of the deep bluesmen, like his colleague R.L. Burnside he came from the hill country of Mississippi. Stark music with deep primal rhythms and drones, his music is very powerful and hypnotic. Kimbrough ran a juke joint that was the focal point of the local blues scene and was prominently featured in Robert Palmer's documentary Deep Blues and in the founding of the influential Fat Possum record label.

This is a short EP featuring the earliest tracks he recorded for the label. Some of the standard Kimbrough tunes that he would play for the rest of his career are here like the very potent "Done Got Old" which is an unflinching look at age over a primal beat and slashing guitar. "Meet Me In The City" is emotional and stark in nature, but at the same time quite beautiful. This makes for a fine introduction to Kimbrough's unique blend of blues and the music that made the hill country of Mississippi so unique in American music.

Recorded by Quinton Claunch at American Studios, Memphis, TN 1966.

Features

  • 12" Vinyl EP
  • 1st Time On 12" Vinyl
  • 2 Additional Takes From The Original Sessions

Selections

  1. Lonesome In My Home
  2. Feels So Good #1
  3. Meet Me In The City
  4. Feels So Bad
  5. Done Got Old
  6. Meet Me In The City (Alternate Take)
  7. Feels So Good #2
  8. Feels So Bad (Alternate Take)
Description

Coming April 30, 2021 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

1966 Recording From Major Bluesman Kimbrough!
1st Time On 12" Vinyl!

2021 Reissue of the classic Junior Kimbrough First Recordings release from Big Legal Mess / Fat Possum. First time on 12" vinyl with two additional takes from the original sessions.

Guitarist and singer Junior Kimbrough was one of the deepest of the deep bluesmen, like his colleague R.L. Burnside he came from the hill country of Mississippi. Stark music with deep primal rhythms and drones, his music is very powerful and hypnotic. Kimbrough ran a juke joint that was the focal point of the local blues scene and was prominently featured in Robert Palmer's documentary Deep Blues and in the founding of the influential Fat Possum record label.

This is a short EP featuring the earliest tracks he recorded for the label. Some of the standard Kimbrough tunes that he would play for the rest of his career are here like the very potent "Done Got Old" which is an unflinching look at age over a primal beat and slashing guitar. "Meet Me In The City" is emotional and stark in nature, but at the same time quite beautiful. This makes for a fine introduction to Kimbrough's unique blend of blues and the music that made the hill country of Mississippi so unique in American music.

Recorded by Quinton Claunch at American Studios, Memphis, TN 1966.

Features

  • 12" Vinyl EP
  • 1st Time On 12" Vinyl
  • 2 Additional Takes From The Original Sessions

Selections

  1. Lonesome In My Home
  2. Feels So Good #1
  3. Meet Me In The City
  4. Feels So Bad
  5. Done Got Old
  6. Meet Me In The City (Alternate Take)
  7. Feels So Good #2
  8. Feels So Bad (Alternate Take)
ISBN
PREORDER
ASSOC
R
Genre
Blues
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
YES
Inventory
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Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Junior Kimbrough
Title
First Recordings
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
01-28-2021
Release Date
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Discontinued
Format
Vinyl
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