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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Not that most folks outside of Texas necessarily remember this, but Lou Ann Barton was a founding member of the Fabulous Thunderbirds, and was that band's lead singer before she left for a solo career. This set isn't a typical "best-of," although it does cover all the stages of her recording and performing career, with signature album tracks as well as five previously unreleased tracks from her early time with the Thunderbirds, tracks from her cooperative release with fellow Texas blues women Marcia Ball and Angela Strehli, Dreams Come True, from 1990, and other captivating odds and ends, all of which adds up to a nice introduction to ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Not that most folks outside of Texas necessarily remember this, but Lou Ann Barton was a founding member of the Fabulous Thunderbirds, and was that band's lead singer before she left for a solo career. This set isn't a typical "best-of," although it does cover all the stages of her recording and performing career, with signature album tracks as well as five previously unreleased tracks from her early time with the Thunderbirds, tracks from her cooperative release with fellow Texas blues women Marcia Ball and Angela Strehli, Dreams Come True, from 1990, and other captivating odds and ends, all of which adds up to a nice introduction to this fine singer.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/18/2014
  • Label: Rockbeat Records
  • UPC: 089353320126
  • Catalog Number: 3201
  • Sales rank: 10,786

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Rocket In My Pocket - The Fabulous Thunderbirds (2:33)
  2. 2 Sugar Coated Love - The Fabulous Thunderbirds (2:53)
  3. 3 Good Rockin' Daddy - The Fabulous Thunderbirds (2:45)
  4. 4 Every Night of the Week - The Fabulous Thunderbirds (2:34)
  5. 5 Maybe - The Fabulous Thunderbirds (3:09)
  6. 6 You Can Have My Husband (3:19)
  7. 7 You'll Lose a Good Thing (3:23)
  8. 8 Can't Believe You Wanna Leave (2:49)
  9. 9 Shake Your Hips (4:59)
  10. 10 Te Ni Nee Ni Nu (3:08)
  11. 11 Shake a Hand (3:55)
  12. 12 I Idolize You (3:39)
  13. 13 Bad Thing (3:06)
  14. 14 It's Raining (2:49)
  15. 15 I'm Old Enough (3:54)
  16. 16 In the Middle of the Night (3:06)
  17. 17 Send Me Some Lovin' (2:56)
  18. 18 I'm In the Mood For You (2:24)
  19. 19 Shake a Hand (7:10)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lou Ann Barton Primary Artist, Vocals
Marcia Ball Background Vocals
Dr. John Piano
Mel Brown Piano
Denny Freeman Guitar
Kim Wilson Harmonica
Barry Beckett Keyboards
Jon Blondell Bass
Sarah Brown Bass
Fran Christina Drums
Keith Ferguson Bass
David Grissom Guitar
Roger Hawkins Drums
David Hood Bass
Clayton Ivey Keyboards
Doug James Baritone Saxophone
Ronnie James Bass
Chris Layton Drums
Danny Levin Piano
Rocky Morales Saxophone
David "Fathead" Newman Tenor Saxophone
Derek O'Brien Guitar
Greg Piccolo Tenor Saxophone
George Rains Drums
Tommy Shannon Bass
Angela Strehli Background Vocals
Joe Sublett Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Jimmie Vaughan Guitar, Vocals
Bill Willis Organ
Reese Wynans Organ
Billy Pitman Rhythm Guitar
Mike Kindred Piano
Ephraim Owens Trumpet
Kas Kasenoff Baritone Saxophone
Greg Picollo Tenor Saxophone
Mark Kazanoff Saxophone
Luke McMamee Baritone Saxophone
Al Garthy Saxophone
Technical Credits
Lou Ann Barton Producer, Executive Producer
Dr. John Producer
Richard Berry Composer
James Austin Cover Design
Sarah Brown Composer
Glenn Frey Producer
Paul Ray Producer
Jimmie Vaughan Producer, Executive Producer
Jerry Wexler Producer
Jimmie Logsdon Composer
David Ritz Liner Notes
Clifford Antone Executive Producer
Richard Penniman Composer
Cameron Randle Executive Producer
Joe Josea Composer
Dorothy LaBostrie Composer
Randy Perry Mastering
Cory Moore Executive Producer
Gerry Barton Cover Photo, Photo Courtesy
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