The Allman Brothers Band Brothers and Sisters [Deluxe Edition] (2-CD)

Brothers and Sisters [Deluxe Edition] (2-CD)
19% OFF
List Price: $29.97
Sale Price: $26.97
CYBER SALE: $24.27 Limited Time Only
You Save: $5.70 (19% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days

Add to Cart
Save for Later
Format: CD  (2 Discs)
Item:  POL 180780
Holiday Ordering Guidelines: Delivery in the US by December 24th
We cannot guarantee delivery in time for Christmas
But it's not too late for an e-mail Gift Certificate

Related products:

CD Details

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Released:
  • Label: Island / Mercury

Tracks on Disc 1:

  • 1.Wasted Words
  • 2.Ramblin' Man
  • 3.Come And Go Blues
  • 4.Jelly Jelly
  • 5.Southbound [Version]
  • 6.Jessica [Unedited Version] [Version]
  • 7.Pony Boy

Tracks on Disc 2:

  • 1.Wasted Words [Rehearsal/1972]
  • 2.Trouble No More [Rehearsal/1972]
  • 3.Southbound [Instrumental Outtake/1972] [Instrumental]
  • 4.One Way Out [Rehearsal]
  • 5.I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town [Rehearsal]
  • 6.Done Somebody Wrong [Rehearsal/1972]
  • 7.Double Cross [Outtake/1973] [Version]
  • 8.Early Morning Blues [Outtake/1973] [Version]
  • 9.A Minor Jam [Studio Jam/1973]

Product Description:

Allman Brothers Band: Gregg Allman (vocals, guitar, organ), Richard Betts (vocals, guitar, slide guitar, dobro), Chuck Leavell (acoustic & electric piano), Berry Oakley, Lamarr Williams (bass), Butch Trucks (drums, percussion, congas), Jaimoe (drums, congas).
Additional personnel: Les Dudek, Tommy Talton (guitars).
Engineers: Johnny Sandlin, Ovie Sparks, Buddy Thornton.
Recorded at Capricorn Sound Studios, Macon, Georgia.
Recording information: Capricorn Sound Studios, Macon, Georgia.
Photographers: Twiggs Lyndon; Kirk West; Sidney Smith; Dan Hudson Jr.; Bo Meriwether; Herb Kossover.
Three songs into these sessions, bassist Berry Oakley was killed in a motorcycle accident, eerily similar to the one that had claimed founding member Duane Allman a year earlier. Given these circumstances, it is amazing that, on balance, BROTHERS AND SISTERS is probably the Allman Brothers' strongest studio effort. Songwriter and guitarist Dickie Betts really hits his artistic stride here; his "Ramblin' Man," for example, not only has country soul to burn but also features one of the all-time great fadeouts, with the instrumentation building on itself and soaring into the stratosphere.
Founding member Gregg Allman, whose contributions lean more toward the band's blues roots, is in equally good form. In particular, "Wasted Words" and "Jelly Jelly" plumb seemingly bottomless depths of feeling, and the band, notably pianist Chuck Leavell, renders them with an effortless textural transparency and swing. Though not as essential as the Allman Brothers' first four albums, the superb writing and performances on BROTHERS AND SISTERS still place it among their finest releases.

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Music Categories:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for The Allman Brothers Band

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 81,366
  • UPC: 602537288045
  • Shipping Weight: 0.29/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 2 items

Rock & Pop: Hard Rock Music Categories: