The sound is early 21st century, but the view looks backward, to personal, national Working For The Pullman Company - Otis Taylor - Below The Fold racial history. Taylor himself calls it "trance blues," presumably because of its use of hypnotic rhythms in place of more conventional melodies.
Make no mistake about it, this is smart stuff from a well-read man who thinks deeply and who holds strong points of view. The subjects range from the s civil-rights movement "Feels Like Lightning" to the Ludlow, Colorado, Massacre "Your Children Sleep Good Tonight," subject also, though Taylor's liner notes don't mention it, of Woody Guthrie's "Ludlow Massacre" to his mother You Like Me Dont You - Jermaine Jackson - You Like Me Dont You his childhood "Mama's Got a Friend," a matter-of-fact recounting of her lesbian relationship.
Feel Like Lightning. Otis C.E.B. - Countin Endless Bank. Boy Plays Mandolin.
Hookers in the Street. Mama's Got a Friend. Working for the Pullman Company. Your Children Sleep Good Tonight. Didn't Know Much About Education. Went to Hermes. Government Lied. Right Side of Heaven. Sometimes you win in life; sometimes you lose.
You want the outcome of your decisions to be good, but sometimes its bad. The meat eats you. That number, made famous as the debut single from the Jimi Hendrix Experience inwas written by folk artist Billy Roberts and has intrigued Taylor Working For The Pullman Company - Otis Taylor - Below The Fold been part of his live concerts for two decades.
The second features Langhorne Slim on backing vocals. The album introduces four more new Taylor songs. It's the ideal project for the architect of a sparse and hypnotic style that has come to be known as "trance blues. Have fun and enjoy the use of our website. IsraBox - Music is Life! Tracklist : Feel like lightning Boy plays mandolin
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