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9 thoughts on “ Blow Wind Blow - Dr. John - Dr. Johns Gumbo (CD, Album)

  1. Dr. John’s Gumbo brought the music back to basics. Solid and sober, the performances here don’t waste any space. With a program of well-loved New Orleans R&B standards, the album performed two functions upon its release.
  2. Sep 14,  · Blow Wind Blow ( Remaster) · Dr. John The Atco Albums Collection ℗ Atlantic Recording Corporation Remastered Rhino Entertainment Saxophone: David Lastie Cornet, Piano, Vocals: Dr.
  3. After inhabiting his hoodoo-murmuring Night Tripper persona for four albums, Dr. John returned to his roots for a celebratory Mardi Gras revue of timeless New Orleans hits from the '50s. Featuring the great Lee Allen on tenor sax, Gumbo unleashes high-stepping reinterpretations of rollicking Crescent City standards like "Iko Iko" and "Little.
  4. Dr. John’s Gumbo Tracklist. 1. Iko Iko Lyrics. K 2. Blow Wind Blow Lyrics. 3. Big Chief Lyrics. 4. Somebody Changed The Lock More Dr. John albums.
  5. The album is a collection of covers of New Orleans classics, played by a major figure in the city's music. - Dr John's Gumbo was released in and is in many ways a tribute by Dr. John, aka the Night Tripper, to his hometown New Orleans.
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Dr. John's Gumbo on Discogs. Label: ATCO Records - 18P • Series: Forever Young Series • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Japan • Genre: Funk / Soul, Pop • Style: Rhythm & Blues3/5(2).
  7. Sidelining the voodoo schtick and retaining nothing but the Dr John byline, Dr John’s Gumbo was the first ‘roots move’ album of a decade that was full of them (think John Lennon’s Rock’N’Roll, David Bowie’s Pin-Ups, Bryan Ferry’s These Foolish Things, and so on).
  8. Dr John’s Gumbowas released in and is in many ways a tribute to his hometown New Orleans. It features excellent interpretations of New Orleans traditionals (“Iko Iko”, “Tipitina”, “Junko Partner” and “Stack-O-Lee”) and contemporary R&B written or played by the likes of Huey Piano Smith (“Blow Wind Blow” and “Huey Smith Medley”) Earl King and Earl Gaines (“Big.
  9. Dec 18,  · The album reached # on Billboard’s chart and remained there for eleven weeks. This is the location of the Farmer John Company’s slaughterhouse. The outside wall surrounding the facility is covered with a mural depicting a peaceful pasture inhabited by unsuspecting pigs. Tracks: Iko Iko Blow Wind Blow Big Chief Somebody Changed the Lock.

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