The Best of Hooker 'n Heat
13 copies available
|You Save:||$1.20 (10% Off)|
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
- by John Lee Hooker ~ The Definitive Collection [Hip-O] ~ $9.72
- by John Lee Hooker / Canned Heat ~ Hooker N' Heat (2-CD) ~ $17.73
- by Boz Scaggs ~ Memphis ~ $14.22
- by Canned Heat ~ The Very Best of Canned Heat [Capitol] ~ $12.14
Products with a similar style:
- Released: May 28, 1996
- Originally Released: 1996
- Label: Capitol
- 1.You Talk Too Much
- 2.Burning Hell
- 3.Bottle Up and Go
- 4.The World Today
- 5.I Got My Eyes On You
- 6.Whiskey and Wimmen'
- 7.Just You and Me
- 8.Let's Make It
- 10.Boogie Chillen No. 2
Personnel includes: John Lee Hooker (vocals, guitar); Canned Heat.
Recorded at Liberty Studios, Los Angeles, California on May 25, 1970.
Digitally remastered by Kevin Reeves (Capitol Recording Studios, Hollywood, California).
Liner Note Author: Steve Kolanjian.
Recording information: Liberty Studios, Los Angeles, CA (05/25/1970).
Photographer: Tom Tucker.
Unknown Contributor Roles: John Lee Hooker; Canned Heat.
They say it only could have happened in the '60s, but here it is: the collaboration between electric blues legend John Lee Hooker with youngish, grungy white boy jamsters Canned Heat. The pairing isn't as incongruous as it may first seem however, since Hooker's down-home gutbucket style, leathery voice and rock-influenced guitar work are backed quite nicely by the garagey punch of the band.
The compositions, all Hooker originals, cover the traditional range of blues topics: good women ("Just You And Me"), bad women ("You Talk Too Much"), women ("Let's Make It") and whiskey and women ("Whiskey and Wimmen"). Although purists may miss the looser, conversational style Hooker has when playing solo, the energy Canned Heat brings to these performances, complete with soulful mouthharp, burbling bass, full trap kit and occasional boogie-woogie piano, makes this disc worth a listen.
Hooker N' Heat: Recorded Live at the Fox Venice Theatre (CD)
Out of StockSave for Later
Early Morning Blues - The Complete Blue Rider Trio Sessions... (CD)
$19.32 Super Savings
Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
Based on 5 ratings.
Based on 5 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
Top ranking CD:
- Various Artists Extreme Hits - The Sixties, Volume 2: 20 Original Hits (CD) ~ $2.98 on SALE
- The Duprees For Collectors Only: 47-Song Collection (2-CD) ~ $6.98 on SALE
- Various Artists Afternoon Delight: 70's Romance (CD) ~ $4.98 on SALE
- Various Artists Sounds of The Fabulous Fifties (Limited Distribution) (3-CD Box Set) ~ $9.98 on SALE
- Various Artists Southern Nights: Classic Country Crossovers (2CD) ~ $5.98 on SALE