Booker T & Mg s
Green Onions

  1 x LP   150grs   33⅓rpm   

(1962 ) - 2012 EU repressed vinyl LP-Mastered from the absolute vintage analog tapes. Looked upon as the primary milestones for creating the Memphis Soul sound. All of the songs on this record are instrumentals, many of which are cover songs. But it...

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Release date: 30-04-2017 (originally released in 1962)

2017 EU repressed on Virgin Vinyl LP- Looked upon as the primary milestones for creating the Memphis Soul sound. All of the songs on this record are instrumentals, many of which are cover songs. But it’s this bare bones approach to their instrumental R&B that serves to create such a wonderful vibe. GREEN ONIONS might sound a bit dated and less than earth shattering by today's standards, but it remains a fine example of how less can often be so much more.

Tracks
01 Green Onions
02 RinkyDink
03 I Got A Woman
04 Mo Onions
05 Twist And Shout
06 Behave Yourself
07 Stranger On The Shore
08 Lonely Avenue
09 One Who Really Loves You
10 I Cant Sit Down
11 A Woman A Lover A Friend
12 Comin Home Baby

Propelled by Booker T Jones smoky organ and the funky guitar bursts of Steve Cropper Green Onions the first charttopper by Booker T & The MGs slithered across the 1962 airwaves followed immediately by an album every bit as savory Hot on the heels of that first MGs smash was Mo Onions as well as the exquisite pop delights of Stranger On The Shore and the unsurpassed afterhours smolder of Behave Yourself

Discs: 1
Drager(LP,EP,12,7,CD): LP
Qual(120grs,150grs,180grs): 150grs
Speed(33,45): 33
Label: Rhino
Originally released: 1962
This release: 2017
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