Sweet Lovin' Ol' Soul

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
This superior release finds Maria Muldaur returning to her roots and paying special tribute to Memphis Minnie. Assisted by such notables as singer-guitarist Taj Mahal and guitarist Del Rey, Muldaur really excels on the vintage material and in this acoustic setting. Rather than sounding like a revivalist, her sensitive and witty vocals show a real understanding for the music and make her sound like a veteran of the era even though she is about 50 years too young! For listeners who might find it difficult to get into early blues due to the primitive recording quality, Maria Muldaur's Sweet Lovin' Ol' Soul will serve as the perfect transition. This is one of her finest ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
This superior release finds Maria Muldaur returning to her roots and paying special tribute to Memphis Minnie. Assisted by such notables as singer-guitarist Taj Mahal and guitarist Del Rey, Muldaur really excels on the vintage material and in this acoustic setting. Rather than sounding like a revivalist, her sensitive and witty vocals show a real understanding for the music and make her sound like a veteran of the era even though she is about 50 years too young! For listeners who might find it difficult to get into early blues due to the primitive recording quality, Maria Muldaur's Sweet Lovin' Ol' Soul will serve as the perfect transition. This is one of her finest recordings overall.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/2/2005
  • Label: Stony Plain Music
  • UPC: 772532130424
  • Catalog Number: 1304
  • Sales rank: 236,137

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 I Am Sailin' - Steve James (3:43)
  2. 2 Long as I Can See You Smile - Roly Salley (2:46)
  3. 3 Sweet Lovin' Ol' Soul - Suzy Thompson (4:19)
  4. 4 Ain't What You Used to Have (6:00)
  5. 5 Lookin' the World Over - Steve James (2:47)
  6. 6 Empty Bed Blues (6:22)
  7. 7 Tricks Ain't Walkin' - Steve James (4:33)
  8. 8 Crazy Cryin' Blues - Steve James (3:05)
  9. 9 She Put Me Outdoors (3:03)
  10. 10 Decent Woman Blues (3:59)
  11. 11 I'm Goin' Back (2:25)
  12. 12 Take a Stand (2:35)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Maria Muldaur Primary Artist, Vocals
Jim Kweskin Indexed Contributor
Taj Mahal Banjo, Guitar, Vocals
Steve Freund Guitar
Del Rey Guitar
Steve James Guitar, Mandolin
Pinetop Perkins Piano
Fritz Richmond Jug
Rowland Salley Bass
Paul Revelli Drums
Alvin Youngblood Hart Guitar, Vocals
Suzy Thompson Fiddle
Dave Mathews Piano
Vance Ehlers Bass
Tracy Lee Nelson Vocals
Technical Credits
Lucille Bogan Composer
Memphis Minnie Composer
Maria Muldaur Arranger, Producer, Liner Notes
John Jacob Engineer
J.C. Johnson Composer
Holger Petersen Executive Producer
Ari Rios Engineer
Traditional Composer
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