Freddie King – “Taking Care of Business”
7-CD box, LP-size, 104 pages hardcover book, 168 tracks, speeltijd 549:28
label: Bear Family
Release datum : augustus 2009


Deze majestueuze box op LP formaat bevat maar liefst 7 cd’s met 168 tracks: alle studio opnames tussen 1956 tot 1973 van legende en pionier Freddie King. Een legende die een groot voorbeeld was voor latere gitaarhelden als Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Keith Richards en Jeff Beck. Van zijn moordgoede instrumentals uit de Sixties tot alternatieve versies van klassiekers en bijzondere rarities is dit een ramvolle bak elektrische Blues. Inclusief 104 pagina’s tellend LP formaat boekwerk !


CD 1: Country Boy – That’s What You Think – You Know That You Love Me (But You Never Tell Me So) – See See Baby – You’ve Got To Love Her With A Feeling – Have You Ever Loved A Woman – Hide Away – I Love The Woman – Lonesome Whistle Blues – If You Believe (In What You Do) – It’s Too Bad (Things Are Going So Tough) – I’m Tore Down – Butterscotch (Onion Rings) – Sen-Sa-Shun Side Tracked – The Stumble – San-Ho-Zay – Wash Out – You Know That You Love Me (But You Never Tell Me So) (alt) – See See Baby (alt) – You’ve Got To Love Her With A Feeling (alt) – Have You Ever Loved A Woman (alt) – Butterscotch (Onion Rings) (alt) – Butterscotch (Onion Rings) (alt2) – Wash Out (alt)

CD 2: Just Pickin’ – Heads Up – Christmas Tears – Let Me Be (Stay Away From Me) – Takin’ Care Of Business – You Mean, Mean Woman (How Can Your Love Be True) – I Hear Jingle Bells – In The Open – Out Front – Swooshy – Closed Door (High Rise) – Texas Oil – She Put The Whammy On Me – I’m On My Way To Atlanta – Over Drive (The Untouchable Glide) – Driving Sideways – Sittin’ On The Boat Dock – Come On – Do The President Twist – (Let Your Love) Watch Over Me – You Can’t Hide – It’s Easy Child – Just Pickin’ (alt) – Heads Up (alt) – Closed Door (High Rise) (w/o horns) (alt) – I’m On My Way To Atlanta (alt)

CD 3: Your Love Keeps A-Working On Me – What About Love – Bossa Nova Blues – The Bossa Nova Watusi Twist – Freeway 75 – Walk Down That Aisle (Honey Chile) – Someday, After Awhile (You’ll Be Sorry) – You Walked In – You’re Barkin’ Up The Wrong Tree – .Is My Baby Mad At Me (w/o horns) – (The Welfare) Turns Its Back On You – It Hurts To Be In Love – Look Ma, I’m Cryin’ – (I’d Love To) Make Love To You (w/o guitar) – One Hundred Years (w/o guitar) – Now I’ve Got A Woman – Surf Monkey – If You Have It – Low Tide (Zoo Surfin’) – Remington Ride – Monkey Donkey – Walk Down That Aisle (Honey Chile) (alt)

CD 4: Meet Me At The Station – Full Time Love – King-A-Ling – I Love You More Every Day – Teardrops On Your Letter – Some Other Day, Some Other Time – She’s The One – She’s That Kind – Man Hole – Fish Fare – Funny Bone – Cloud Sailin’ (Don’t Move) – The Sad Nite Owl – Nickel Plated – Freddy’s Midnite Dream – Girl From Kookamunga – You’ve Got Me Licked – Double Eyed Whammy – Use What You’ve Got – The Mojo – Play It Cool – Untitled Instrumental #1 – Untitled Instrumental #2 – Untitled Instrumental #3 – Hide Away – Funky – Blue Shadows – Play It Cool – That Will Never Do – It’s Too Late, She’s Gone – Sweet Thing – Get Out Of My Life Woman

CD 5: Hot Tomato – Wide Open – Let Me Down Easy – Today I Sing The Blues – Yonder Wall – I Wonder Why – I Don’t Know – My Feeling For The Blues – The Stumble – Stormy Monday – What’d I Say – Ain’t Nobody’s Business What We Do – You Don’t Have To Go – Woke Up This Morning – The Things I Used To Do – Same Old Blues – Dust My Broom – Worried Life Blues – Five Long Years – Key To The Highway – Going Down – Living On The Highway – Walking By Myself – Tore Down – Palace Of The King

CD 6: Gimme Some Lovin’ – Please Send Me Someone To Love – That’s All Right – The Same Thing – Tore Down (live) – Dust My Broom (live) – Can’t Trust Your Neighbor – You Was Wrong – How Many More Years – Ain’t No Sunshine – The Sky Is Crying – Love Her With A Feeling – Somebody Got To Go – Pulpwood – Hide Away – Lowdown In Lodi – Reconsider Baby

CD 7: Big Legged Woman – Me And My Guitar – I’d Rather Be Blind – Something You Got – Ain’t No Big Deal On You – I Just Want To Make Love To You – It Hurts Me Too – Boogie Fuck (Guitar Boogie) – Woman Across The River – I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man – Danger Zone – Boogie Man – Leave My Woman Alone – Just A Little Bit – Yonder Wall – Help Me Through The Day – I’m Ready – Trouble In Mind – You Don’t Have To Go – Goin’ Down (live)


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