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Artist: Theessink, Hans
Title: Slow Train
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Catalog Number:1610
Barcode:9004484016107 itemnumber=1000112305
Price: $22.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BLUES
Release Date: 9/7/2012
Availability: In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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Recorded in a non-studio environment - fantastic ambient sound! Theessink has composed a stirring set of songs that seamlessly fuse his unplugged picking, sonorous voice, and three-piece band into the very definition of laid-back comfort. Three singers from Zimbabwe add wonderful harmonies that fill-out the music to magical effect. Such magnificent combinations of seemingly divergent elements drive this splendid album to spine-tingling heights. Theessink doesn't play traditional blues here; instead, he deftly references the genre as one of many stops on his global trek through the Delta, into backwoods folk, and onward to Africa.

Track Listing
Side A

Slow Train


God Created The World

Thula Mama

Oh Mother Don't You Weep

Love You Baby

Side B

Old Man Trouble

Leaving At Daybreak

May The Road

Run On For A Long Time

When Luther Played The Blues

Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
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