Sounds From The South: At The Crossroads Of Rock, Country And Soul

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
This double-CD pack, complete with a 68-page booklet, surveys the breadth of the Southern hybrid of country, blues, soul, pop, gospel, and rock that falls loosely under the umbrella term "Southern rock." At 25 tracks, it's hardly an exhaustive study, and cuts by the Allman Brothers ("Ain't Wastin' Time No More") and Lynyrd Skynyrd ("The Seasons") are here, of course, but so are such varied and interesting sides as Joe South's "Hush," Tony Joe White's "Polk Salad Annie," Big Star's "Thirteen," and Johnny Cash's "If I Were a Carpenter," among others, that show how the musical circles in Memphis, Nashville, and Muscle Shoals all worked with and off of each other to create ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
This double-CD pack, complete with a 68-page booklet, surveys the breadth of the Southern hybrid of country, blues, soul, pop, gospel, and rock that falls loosely under the umbrella term "Southern rock." At 25 tracks, it's hardly an exhaustive study, and cuts by the Allman Brothers ("Ain't Wastin' Time No More") and Lynyrd Skynyrd ("The Seasons") are here, of course, but so are such varied and interesting sides as Joe South's "Hush," Tony Joe White's "Polk Salad Annie," Big Star's "Thirteen," and Johnny Cash's "If I Were a Carpenter," among others, that show how the musical circles in Memphis, Nashville, and Muscle Shoals all worked with and off of each other to create the Southern rock genre between 1969 and 1975.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/22/2013
  • Label: Soul Jazz
  • EAN: 5026328002439
  • Catalog Number: 243
  • Sales rank: 84,723

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Seasons - Lynyrd Skynyrd (4:08)
  2. 2 Smokies - Barefoot Jerry (2:14)
  3. 3 Hush - Joe South (3:46)
  4. 4 Papa, Won't You Let Me Go To Town With You - Bobbie Gentry (2:34)
  5. 5 Stone Fox Chase - Area Code 615 (3:16)
  6. 6 God Rest His Soul - Duane Allman (3:54)
  7. 7 I Walk On Guided Splinters - Cher (2:31)
  8. 8 Please Be With Me - Cowboy (3:48)
  9. 9 Ain't Wastin' Time No More - The Allman Brothers Band (3:40)
  10. 10 Be What You Want To - Link Wray (5:55)
  11. 11 I'll Be Long Gone - Boz Scaggs (4:08)
  12. 12 Comin' Home - Lynyrd Skynyrd (5:29)
  13. 13 Seasons Come, Seasons Go - Bobbie Gentry (2:52)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Out in the Woods - Leon Russell (3:37)
  2. 2 Polk Salad Annie - Tony Joe White (3:42)
  3. 3 Come to Me Tonight - Barefoot Jerry (4:42)
  4. 4 Morning Dew - Duane Allman (3:42)
  5. 5 If Love Was Money - The Memphis Strings (3:29)
  6. 6 I Won't Be Hangin' 'Round - Linda Ronstadt (3:00)
  7. 7 Big D - Waylon Jennings (2:30)
  8. 8 Thirteen - Big Star (2:36)
  9. 9 Mississippi Delta - Bobbie Gentry (3:05)
  10. 10 I Forgot to Remember to Forget - Travis Wammack (2:54)
  11. 11 If I Were A Carpenter - Johnny Cash (3:01)
  12. 12 I'm Leavin' Here Tomorrow, Mama - Billy Vera (4:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Johnny Cash Guitar, Vocals
Buddy Spicher Fiddle, Cello, Viola
Dianne Davidson Background Vocals
Gregg Allman Organ, Piano, Electric Piano, Vocals
Chris Bell Guitar, Vocals
Dickey Betts Guitar, Vocals, Slide Guitar
Alex Chilton Guitar, Vocals
Carl Perkins Guitar
Linda Ronstadt Tambourine, Vocals
Boz Scaggs Guitar
Travis Wammack Guitar, Harmonica, Percussion, Background Vocals
Link Wray Guitar, Vocals
Jules Broussard Tenor Saxophone
Pete Carr Guitar
Tracy Nelson Background Vocals
Allen Collins Guitar
Mac Gayden Guitar, Vocals
Peter Kaukonen Guitar
Tony Joe White Guitar, Harmonica
Billy Powell Piano
Jim Keltner Drums
Bill Phillips Organ
Bill Pursell Piano
Barefoot Jerry Vocals
Dan Penn Guitar
Duane Allman Dobro, Guitar, Slide Guitar, Slide Dobro
Joe Arnold Saxophone
Barry Beckett Keyboards
Scott Boyer Acoustic Guitar, Vocals
Kenny Buttrey Drums
Jerry Carrigan Drums
Don Carter Percussion, Drums
George Clark Bass
Roger Clark Drums
Merry Clayton Background Vocals
Joyce Dunn Background Vocals
Stacy Goss Saxophone
Marshall Grant Bass
Jeannie Green Background Vocals
Rick Hall Percussion, Background Vocals
John Harris Keyboards
Jimmie Haskell Conductor
Roger Hawkins Drums
Eddie Hinton Guitar
David Hood Bass
Andy Hummell Bass, Piano, Vocals
Ed King Guitar
Dulin Lancaster Drums
Ken Lauber Keyboards
Lenny LeBlanc Bass
Al Lester Fiddle
Kip Maercklein Bass
Barbara Mauritz Background Vocals
Randy McCormick Keyboards
James Mitchell Saxophone
Dorothy Morrison Background Vocals
Wayne Moss Bass, Guitar, Drums, Vocals
Weldon Myrick Steel Guitar
Berry Oakley Bass
Ronnie Oldham Keyboards
Norbert Putnam Bass, Cello
Gary Rossington Guitar
Irma Routen Background Vocals
Tom Salisbury Piano, Background Vocals
Leon Sherrill Guitar, Background Vocals
Jerry Shook Guitar
Jody Stephens Drums, Vocals
Tommy Talton Background Vocals
Donna Thatcher Background Vocals
Bobby Thompson Banjo, Guitar
Butch Trucks Percussion, Drums, Gong, Tambourine, Timpani, Vibes
Ronnie Van Zant Vocals
Leon Wilkeson Bass
Bob Wootton Guitar
W.S. Holland Drums
Charlie McCoy Harmonica, Vocals
Tommy Richards Guitar
Barry Becker Keyboards
Jim Johnson Bass
Jimmy Evans Percussion, Drums
Greg Walker Bass
David Briggs Organ, Piano, Keyboards
Gene "Bowlegs" Miller Trombone, Trumpet
Mary Holiday Background Vocals
Pete Kowalke Background Vocals
Jai Johanny Johanson Conga, Drums
Joe Hamilton Bass
David Brown Bass
June Carter Guitar, Vocals
Rickey Medlocke Mandolin, Drums, Vocals
Rick Schlosser Drums
Jimmy Johnson Guitar, Rhythm Guitar
Diane Vaughns Background Vocals
Chuck Keltner Drums
Chris Mitchie Guitar, Background Vocals
John Dzerigian Guitar
Sue Pilkington Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Gregg Allman Composer
Alex Chilton Composer
Leon Russell Composer, Producer
Boz Scaggs Producer
Joe South Composer
Travis Wammack Composer
Link Wray Composer
Steve Alaimo Producer
Mac Gayden Composer
Kelly Gordon Producer
Marlin Greene Producer, Engineer
Thomas Jefferson Kaye Producer
Eric Kaz Composer
Billy Swan Producer
Chip Taylor Producer
Tony Joe White Composer
Dan Penn Producer
Sonny Bono Spiritual Advisor
Scott Boyer Composer
Denny Cordell Producer
Ted Daryll Producer
Tom Dowd Producer, Engineer
Bobbie Gentry Composer
Al Gorgoni Arranger
Rick Hall Producer
Jimmie Haskell Arranger
Wayne Jackson Horn Arrangements
Bob Johnston Producer
Andrew Love Horn Arrangements
Arif Mardin Producer
Elliot Mazer Producer
Wayne Moss Composer
Johnny Sandlin Producer
Bruce Tergesen Engineer
Bill Vandevort Engineer
Billy Vera Composer
Jann Wenner Producer
Jerry Wexler Producer
Bergen White Arranger, String Arrangements
Jan Crutchfield Composer
Duncan Cowell Mastering
Pete Reilly Mastering
Stuart Baker Sleeve Notes
Danny Davis Producer
B. Dobson Composer
W.R. Scaggs Composer
Dr. John Creaux Composer
Copee Catskill III Sleeve Design
Joe Gayden Composer
Walter Bongamin Sleeve Design
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