John Lee Hooker Don't Turn Me From Your Door: John Lee Hooker Sings His Blues
|You Save:||$4.54 (35% Off)|
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
- by Neil Young ~ Live at the Cellar Door ~ $17.08
Available in a set:
- by John Lee Hooker ~ Only the Best of John Lee Hooker (3-CD Bundle Pack) ~ $27.93 (Save 35%)
- Released: April 25, 2006
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Collectables Records
- Original Album: Atco 33-151 (1963)
Description by OLDIES.com:
"...fine, first rate Hooker... one of his most consistent original records." (Thom Owen, All Music Guide) This CD reissue of John Lee Hooker's 1963 release on the Atco label features twelve great blues tracks, including "Stuttering Blues."
Musician - 9/92, p.110"...a flawless collection drawn primarily from 1953....Mesmerizing..."
- 1.Stuttering Blues
- 2.Wobbling Baby
- 3.You Lost A Good Man
- 4.Love My Baby
- 5.Misbelieving Baby
- 6.Drifting Blues
- 7.Don't Turn Me From Your Door
- 8.My Baby Don't Love Me
- 9.I Ain't Got Nobody
- 10.Real Real Gone
- 11.Guitar Lovin' Man
- 12.Talk About Your Baby
Personnel includes: John Lee Hooker, Eddie Kirkland (vocals, guitar).
Recorded in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1953 and Miami, Florida on July 7, 1961. Originally released on Atco (33-151). Includes original liner notes by Pete Lowry.
Digitally remastered from the original mono master tapes by Stephen Innocenzi (December 1991, Atlantic Studios, New York, New York).
Liner Note Author: Larry Cohn.
Like the previous year's THAT'S MY STORY, 1961's DON'T TURN ME FROM YOUR DOOR was recording during the heyday of the folk revival, when Hooker was enjoying a renaissance due to his "rediscovery" by white urban kids. Unlike THAT'S MY STORY, there's little in the way of outside accompaniment here, the focus being placed squarely on Hooker's deep, sensuous voice and serpentine electric guitar. The stark, angular melodies and out-of-time phrasing that defined Hooker's singular guitar style are strongly in evidence (to the point of being the dominant texture) here. Most of the tunes are stompers in the grand Hooker tradition, ones he'd been performing for a while, and as usual his command of the material is unquestionable. Alternately scary and sexy, funny and dead serious, Hooker explores the gamut of his considerable emotional range on DON'T TURN ME FROM YOUR DOOR, making it an essential item for his admirers (and for any serious blues fan).
The Best of Blues Guitars - 20th Century Masters /... (CD)
Out of StockSave for Later
Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
- Sales Rank: 51,790
- UPC: 090431770320
- Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
- International Shipping: 1 item
Early Morning Blues - The Complete Blue Rider Trio Sessions... (CD)
$19.32 Super Savings
- 38 Special Extended Versions (Live) (CD) ~ $4.99 on SALE
- 45 RPM "Doo Wop & Acappella" Starlight Sessions (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- 49th Street 49th Street (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- The 5th Dimension Up Up and Away - The Encore Collection (CD) ~ $5.97 on SALE
- Gregory Abbott Rhyme & Reason (CD) ~ $5.97 on SALE
Collectables Records Labels:
- ? and The Mysterians 96 Tears (New Stereo Recording) / Midnight Hour (New Stereo Recording) (45) ~ $3
- Faye Adams Herald Recordings (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- Jerri Adams It's Cool Inside / Play For Keeps (CD) ~ $9.73 on SALE
- Johnny Adams / Jeannie C. Riley Reconsider Me / Harper Valley PTA (45) ~ $3
- Johnny Adams Reconsider Me - A Golden Classics Edition (CD) ~ $9.98 on SALE