Mercury Rev Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited LP
Mercury Rev Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: PTKF
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Mercury Rev Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited LP

Mercury Rev

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SKU:
PTKLP21621
UPC:
720841216216
Collaborative Tribute On Vinyl LP!
Features Norah Jones, Lucinda Williams, Hope Sandoval & More!


Mercury Rev's tribute to Bobbie Gentry's 1968 gem The Delta Sweete features an amazingly talented group of featured vocalists. The collaborative effort includes "Ode To Billie Joe" featuring Lucinda Williams.

Featured artists include Norah Jones, Hope Sandoval (Mazzy Star), Lucinda Williams, Laetitia Sadier (Stereolab), Phoebe Bridgers, Margo Price, Rachel Goswell (Slowdive), Beth Orton, Marissa Nadler, Vashti Bunyan, Kaela Sinclair(M83), Susanne Sundfør and Carice van Houten.

"Mercury Rev has recruited a murderers' row of guest vocalists to reinterpret Gentry's album track-by-track, with the band holding fort as a sort of psychedelic house band. Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited is a layered, affectionate and often gorgeous tribute to an album that never got its due, even if the band's string-drenched grandeur occasionally smoothes over the swamp-rock grittiness of Gentry's music... Still, the album does not aim to recreate arrangements from a half-century prior; the emphasis is on radical reinterpretation, and that mission succeeds... Mercury Rev's project revels in a spirit of discovery and transformation. If you haven't heard The Delta Sweete before, here's a gift for you. And if you have, here's something new." - Paste Magazine

"A loving tribute...one of the greatest albums you have never heard." - David Fricke

Features:
• Vinyl LP
• Produced, performed and rearranged by Mercury Rev
• Limited time download code

Selections:
Side One:

1. Okolona River Bottom Band (feat. Norah Jones)
2. Big Boss Man (feat. Hope Sandoval)
3. Reunion (feat. Rachel Goswell)
4. Parchmann Farm (feat. Carice van Houten)
5. Mornin' Glory (feat. Laetitia Sadier)
6. Sermon (feat. Margo Price)
Side Two:
1. Tobacco Road (feat. Susanne Sundfor)
2. Penduli Pendulum (feat. Vashti Bunyan w/ Kaela Sinclair)
3. Jessye' Lisabeth (feat. Phoebe Bridgers)
4. Refractions (feat. Marissa Nadler)
5. Courtyard (feat. Beth Orton)
6. Ode To Billie Joe* (feat. Lucinda Williams)

*not included on the original album The Delta Sweete
Description
Collaborative Tribute On Vinyl LP!
Features Norah Jones, Lucinda Williams, Hope Sandoval & More!


Mercury Rev's tribute to Bobbie Gentry's 1968 gem The Delta Sweete features an amazingly talented group of featured vocalists. The collaborative effort includes "Ode To Billie Joe" featuring Lucinda Williams.

Featured artists include Norah Jones, Hope Sandoval (Mazzy Star), Lucinda Williams, Laetitia Sadier (Stereolab), Phoebe Bridgers, Margo Price, Rachel Goswell (Slowdive), Beth Orton, Marissa Nadler, Vashti Bunyan, Kaela Sinclair(M83), Susanne Sundfør and Carice van Houten.

"Mercury Rev has recruited a murderers' row of guest vocalists to reinterpret Gentry's album track-by-track, with the band holding fort as a sort of psychedelic house band. Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited is a layered, affectionate and often gorgeous tribute to an album that never got its due, even if the band's string-drenched grandeur occasionally smoothes over the swamp-rock grittiness of Gentry's music... Still, the album does not aim to recreate arrangements from a half-century prior; the emphasis is on radical reinterpretation, and that mission succeeds... Mercury Rev's project revels in a spirit of discovery and transformation. If you haven't heard The Delta Sweete before, here's a gift for you. And if you have, here's something new." - Paste Magazine

"A loving tribute...one of the greatest albums you have never heard." - David Fricke

Features:
• Vinyl LP
• Produced, performed and rearranged by Mercury Rev
• Limited time download code

Selections:
Side One:

1. Okolona River Bottom Band (feat. Norah Jones)
2. Big Boss Man (feat. Hope Sandoval)
3. Reunion (feat. Rachel Goswell)
4. Parchmann Farm (feat. Carice van Houten)
5. Mornin' Glory (feat. Laetitia Sadier)
6. Sermon (feat. Margo Price)
Side Two:
1. Tobacco Road (feat. Susanne Sundfor)
2. Penduli Pendulum (feat. Vashti Bunyan w/ Kaela Sinclair)
3. Jessye' Lisabeth (feat. Phoebe Bridgers)
4. Refractions (feat. Marissa Nadler)
5. Courtyard (feat. Beth Orton)
6. Ode To Billie Joe* (feat. Lucinda Williams)

*not included on the original album The Delta Sweete
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Mercury Rev
Title
Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited
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
12-17-2018
Release Date
02-13-2019
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
Scratch & Dent
0
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