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Sings & Plays/In Concert

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All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
Here are two Bob Wills titles packaged together on a single disc by Collectables. Bob Wills Sings & Plays was originally issued on the Liberty label in 1963; In Concert was released by Capitol in 1976 a year after Wills passed away, but it was from the same period as the Liberty sides. Both albums feature a late edition of the Texas Playboys in the post-Hollywood era. The bands were smaller than his large groups of the '40s, but they were still potent, as both these recordings show; heavier on the strings, but no less swinging. Both sets contain Wills favorites, and cuts like "Sittin' on Top of the World," "Boot Heel Drag," "Beaumont Rag," "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down," ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
Here are two Bob Wills titles packaged together on a single disc by Collectables. Bob Wills Sings & Plays was originally issued on the Liberty label in 1963; In Concert was released by Capitol in 1976 a year after Wills passed away, but it was from the same period as the Liberty sides. Both albums feature a late edition of the Texas Playboys in the post-Hollywood era. The bands were smaller than his large groups of the '40s, but they were still potent, as both these recordings show; heavier on the strings, but no less swinging. Both sets contain Wills favorites, and cuts like "Sittin' on Top of the World," "Boot Heel Drag," "Beaumont Rag," "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down," and "St. Louis Blues" were part of the repertoire in those days. Despite the late dates of the recordings, these sides are welcome addition to any Wills collection.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/5/2006
  • Label: Collectables
  • UPC: 090431290224
  • Catalog Number: 2902
  • Sales rank: 170,263

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Rosetta (2:16)
  2. 2 Blues in "A" (2:29)
  3. 3 Sittin' on Top of the World (3:38)
  4. 4 Yearning (Just for You) (2:27)
  5. 5 My Mary (2:41)
  6. 6 Don't Let the Deal Go Down (2:40)
  7. 7 South (1:48)
  8. 8 Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone (2:19)
  9. 9 Maiden's Prayer (2:23)
  10. 10 My Confession (2:12)
  11. 11 Boot Heel Drag (2:31)
  12. 12 Snap Your Fingers (2:51)
  13. 13 South (4:02)
  14. 14 Ida Red (2:47)
  15. 15 Don't Let the Deal Go Down (2:19)
  16. 16 San Antonio Rose (4:16)
  17. 17 Beaumont Rag (3:00)
  18. 18 Sooner or Later (3:09)
  19. 19 From a Jack to a King (3:27)
  20. 20 La Golondrina (4:20)
  21. 21 Summit Ridge Drive (4:03)
  22. 22 Right or Wrong (2:48)
  23. 23 Little Star of Heaven (2:39)
  24. 24 Smith's Reel (1:06)
  25. 25 Just Friends (2:38)
  26. 26 St. Louis Blues (7:06)
  27. 27 Gone Indian (1:25)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bob Wills Primary Artist
Technical Credits
W.C. Handy Composer
Tommy Allsup Producer, Liner Notes, Audio Production
Grady Martin Composer
Eddie Brackett Engineer
Thamon Hayes Composer
Eddie Miller Composer
Alex Zanetis Composer
Roy Kohara Art Direction
A. Smith Composer
A.A. Glenn Composer
D. Moore Composer
Michael Bryan Illustrations
C.C. Mitchell Composer
Traditional Composer
Lewis E. "Louie" Tierney Arranger
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