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Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall SACD

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Jimmy Reed
Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall
SKU: AFZ020
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Price: $24.99
  1. Bright Lights Big City
  2. I’m Mr. Luck
  3. What’s Wrong, Baby
  4. Found Joy
  5. Kind Of Lonesome
  6. Aw Shucks, Hush Your Mouth
  7. Tell Me You Love Me
  8. Blue Carnegie
  9. I’m A Love You
  10. Hold Me Close
  11. Blue Blue Water
  12. Baby What You Want Me To Do
  13. You Don't Have To Go
  14. Hush-Hush
  15. Found Love
  16. Honest I Do
  17. You Got Me Dizzy
  18. Big Boss Man
  19. Take Out Some Insurance
  20. Boogie In The Dark
  21. Going To New York
  22. Ain’t That Lovin’ You, Baby
  23. The Sun Is Shining

In the sixties Jimmy Reed songs were on everybody's set list. Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1991, Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall was the first blues album to truly cross over and influence a whole generation and continues to spread its influence today. Everyone from Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Slim Harpo, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Climax Blues Band, and countless others were influenced by Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall. It was not only his great songs, but it was Jimmy's whole sound that everyone wanted to emulate. This album includes all of his greatest hits and was released in the prime of his career. jimmy not only had hits on the R&B charts but also crossed over 11 times on Billboards Hot 100, unheard of from a blues man. The sound on Audio Fidelity's SACD has been recreated on this disc has never been better or more clearer, demonstrating what a musical genius Jimmy Reed truly was. The sound holds onto the raw energy. You can hear every guitar, harp and vocal note and it sounds like Jimmy is sitting in your living room. Jimmy is a true American Classic, whose songs have become standards. This collection is a must for blues and music fans. Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall is a piece of history.