The Blind Boys of Alabama. Clarence Fountain, vocals. Sam Butler, guitar.
Label: Great American Music. Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 708535171928. Daedalus Item Code: 67081
For 70 years, the soulful vocals of the Blind Boys of Alabama have been revered by fans of sacred and secular music alike. This two-disc anthology offers key tracks recorded for Louisiana's Jewel ... (Read More)
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James Cleveland & the Voices of Tabernacle, Shirley Caesar, the Staple Singers, Five Blind Boys of Alabama & others.
Label: Sonorous Entertainment. Format: CD.
UPC: 817246017064. Daedalus Item Code: 67316
The origins of gospel music can be traced back to African American religious gatherings in the 17th century, and it creates a feeling of emotional immediacy for listeners of any faith or background. ... (Read More)
Performing together in various incarnations for more than 70 years, the Blind Boys of Alabama are a national musical treasure, and their six Grammys include the Lifetime Achievement Award. Creating a ... (Read More)
J.D. Crowe, banjo & vocals. Doyle Lawson, guitar & vocals. Larry Rice, mandolin & vocals. Bobby Slone, bass.
Label: Rebel. Format: CD.
UPC: 032511158529. Daedalus Item Code: 57580
Released by Rebel Records in 1978, this was the first gospel album to feature singer Doyle Lawson, who went on to make some of the best bluegrass gospel recordings ever with his own band, ... (Read More)
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Mavis Staples, vocals. Rick Holmstrom, guitar. Jeff Turmes, bass. Alex Budman, tenor saxophone, & others.
Label: Anti. Format: CD.
UPC: 045778744428. Daedalus Item Code: 69169
She won her first Grammy in 2011 at the age of 71, and gospel legend Mavis Staples shows no signs of slowing down. Following her successful One True Vine, overseeing the release of her late ... (Read More)
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With Mavis Staples currently enjoying a deserved late-career resurgence, this ten-song anthology offers a chance to look back at the splendid music she made with her siblings and patriarch "Pops" ... (Read More)