Mississippi John Hurt. Today! (LP, Album, RE). Vanguard. Mississippi John Hurt Mississippi John Hurt Today (CD, Album, Enh). King Record Co. Ltd. KICP 2034. Mississippi John Hurt.
Today! is the second studio album, but third body of work recorded by folk/country blues musician Mississippi John Hurt. It was released in 1966 by Vanguard Records. This album contains some of the first commercial material recorded after his "rediscovery" in 1963, and is the first he recorded for Vanguard. The album spans several genres and styles of music, ranging from traditional blues and folk songs, to country, to African-American spirituals. Along with Hurt's two previous releases, Today! helped to reveal his work to a wider folk audience . Mississippi John Hurt chronology. Worried Blues (1964). The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt (1967). Background and recording.
Mississippi John Hurt. UMG (от лица компании "EMI"); SOLAR Music Rights Management, CMRRA, LatinAutor - UMPG, EMI Music Publishing, LatinAutor, LatinAutor - SonyATV, UMPG Publishing, BMI - Broadcast Music In. и другие авторские общества (1). Композиция. Candy Man Blues - Essential Mississippi John Hurt.
Rediscovered is a posthumous 1998 Mississippi John Hurt compilation album released on Vanguard Records. It contains 23 songs that had previously been released on four of Hurt's earlier Vanguard albums: Today!, The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt, Last Sessions, and The Best of Mississippi John Hurt. The album's liner notes were written by Ed Ward. Нравится слушателям: Mamie Smith, Lowell Fulson, Sam Hopkins. Vol. 1, The Original 1963 Piedmont Recordings Folksongs And Blues.
Today is Mississippi John Hurt's first and finest studio release since his "rediscovery" on his Avalon farm by folklorist Tom Hoskins in 1963. Eclipsed possibly only by his earlier 1928 Sessions, this album shows a more mature Hurt picking his way through standards and originals after the Depression years and Hurt's fall into obscurity before the folk revival of the 1960s
This album has an average beat per minute of 128 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 95/204 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile Today! Album starts at 191BPM, ends at 95BPM (-96), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Mississippi John Hurt.
Mississippi John Hurt chronology. Worried Blues (1964)Worried Blues1964. The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt (1967)The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt1967. Hurt was invited to perform at the Newport Folk Festival in 1963, where he was greeted as a "living legend". Following this performance, he began to tour around various universities, and recorded a second album in 1964. Through touring, Hurt's audience continued to grow, which prompted a recording contract with Vanguard Records and the release of his third album, Today!, in 1966. A similar recording and performance schedule was adopted by the fellow bluesman Skip James around this same Reception.