Cat. No.: WIZ00012091
Genre: Southern Rock/ Blues
Статус: Наличен / In Stock
The Ballad of John Henry is a 2009 studio album by blues guitarist Joe Bonamassa. It, and the title track, is named after the American folk hero.
The album features seven original songs and five covers. "Stop!" is a Sam Brown song from the album Stop!. "Jockey Full of Bourbon" is a Tom Waits song from the album Rain Dogs. "Feelin' Good" is a cover of the song from the musical The Roar of the Greasepaint – The Smell of the Crowd that has been covered by a number of musicians; the Michael Bublй version is specifically mentioned in the album notes. "Funkier Than a Mosquito's Tweeter" is a cover of an Ike & Tina Turner from the compilation album of the same name. "As the Crow Flies" is a cover of a song by Tony Joe White from his album The Train I'm On.
1. "The Ballad of John Henry" Joe Bonamassa, Mississippi John Hurt 6:26 2. "Stop!" (Original by Sam Brown) Greg Sutton, Bruce Brody 6:48 3. "Last Kiss" Joe Bonamassa 7:15 4. "Jockey Full of Bourbon" Tom Waits 5:22 5. "Story of a Quarryman" Joe Bonamassa 4:59 6. "Lonesome Road Blues" Joe Bonamassa 3:08 7. "Happier Times" Joe Bonamassa 6:40 8. "Feelin' Good" Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse 4:44 9. "Funkier Than a Mosquito's Tweeter" (Original by Ike & Tina Turner) Aillene Bullock 5:00 10. "The Great Flood" Joe Bonamassa 7:39 11. "From the Valley" Joe Bonamassa 2:24 12. "As the Crow Flies" Tony Joe White, Tennessee Swamp Fox 3:58
Joe Bonamassa: Guitars, Vocals Bogie Bowles: Drums Blondie Chaplin: Guitars (Rhythm) Anton Fig: Drums Jared Kvitka: Engineer Rick Melick: Keyboards, Backing Vocals Carmine Rojas: Bass Kevin Shirley: Producer, Mixer Lee Thornburg: Brass, Arrangement David Woodford: Saxophones