(SACD-HYBRID) We are both privileged and delighted to announce the release of Eric Bibb's new album "Blues, Ballads & Work Songs", a welcomed addition to Opus 3's collection of Eric Bibb albums which continues to build the on going relationship with Eric which dates back to 1977 when he was in effect 'discovered' with the success of his debut album "Rainbow People". Other Eric Bibb records released by Opus 3 over the years include the 1994 album "Spirit & The Blues" which became his breakthrough album receiving great success world-wide, and the more recent album "Just Like Love".
The basic concept of this new album was to cover the complete range of traditional folk/blues songs from Eric's childhood up to the present time period with the addition of his own inimitable compositions. Contains 14 songs including such Blues Standards as: "John Henry", "Take This Hammer", "Cocaine Blues", "Sittin' On Top of The World" and many more.... Available on Sony's prestious SACD Audiophile Format: Hybrid Stereo.