1000 Volts Of Stax Various Artists (Stax)


60s Soul
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This is the taster for the Stax Sessions series. Opening with a previously unissued Booker T. & The MGs version of Freddy King's "Hideaway" it segues into another famous blues king, Albert, with a so sharp version of his own "I Get Evil". Then there is a real find in Otis Bedding's previously unissued version of the Sam Cooke classic, "Cupid". This version is exclusive to this CD, since a second and very different take is used on the Otis Redding compilation. There is also a completely different version of "I've Got Dreams To Remember" from Otis and continuing the connection, a very moving version of "Dock Of The Bay" by Booker T.& The MGs. There is also a second out-take of "Walking The Dog" by Rufus Thomas,( not on the "Can't Get Away From The Dog" CD) and a different cut on William Bell's "She Won't Be Like You". So this is a unique disc for the real collector.


Track listing


Side 1

  • 01 Preview Hideaway - Booker T & The MGs

  • 02 Preview Don't You Lie To Me - Albert King

  • 03 Preview Cupid - Otis Redding

  • 04 Preview Don't Worry About Tomorrow - Bobby Marchan

  • 05 Preview Walking The Dog - Rufus Thomas

  • 06 Preview Run Around - Carla Thomas

  • 07 Preview Floyd's Beat - Floyd Newman

  • 08 Preview When My Love Comes Down (Alt) - Ruby Johnson

  • 09 Preview She Won't Be Like You - William Bell

  • 10 Preview Sweet Devil - Mable John

  • 11 Preview Cloudburst - The Mad Lads

  • 12 Preview Hippy Dippy - The Mar-Keys

  • 13 Preview Don't Mess Up A Good Thing - Carla & Rufus Thomas

  • 14 Preview Never Let Me Go - William Bell

  • 15 Preview Just Enough To Hurt Me - The Astors

  • 16 Preview I've Got Dreams To Remember - Otis Redding

  • 17 Preview (Sittin' On The) Dock Of The Bay - Booker T & The MGs

  • 18 Preview Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd

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