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Benjamin booker has released a dynamic album full of rock, blues, and soul. Produced by andrija tokic alabama shakes, hurray for the riff raff, the album was released on august 19, 2014 via ato records in the united states and rough trade records in europe. Check out witness explicit by benjamin booker on amazon music. Violent shiver by benjamin booker free listening on. Benjamin booker benjamin booker 2014404 posted by beso mr.
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Bookers selftitled debut album was recorded in december 20 at the bomb shelter, an analog studio in nashville. Old school soul and a collision of texas blues and the delta. Can you please reupload in hitfile, the link has a different file. Booker s selftitled debut album was recorded in december 20 at the bomb shelter, an analog studio in nashville. Good use of my first batch of wetherspoons vouchers, thanks camra, and its off to the 100 club. We specialise in finding the highest quality products regardless of format or genre. Witness is singersongwriter benjamin bookers followup to his 2014 debut and features a guest appearance by mavis staples on the title track. A new term begins, the kids are back and the gig calendar starts to fill again in september and october. Benjamin booker benjamin booker 2014, vinyl discogs. Benjamin booker performs live in the current studio on tour supporting his highly anticipated debut album release, benjamin booker stopped in to the current studios to talk to new hot host david safar about how he was discovered and signed to ato records.
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The young musician heads up a power blues rock trio that was recently signed to ato records, with a debut album scheduled to be released at the end of the summer. Witness is the second studio album by american musician benjamin booker. It was released on 9 august 2014 by ato records and rough trade records. On his eponymous 2014 debut, benjamin booker roared and wailed, reveling in his debt to the garageblues popularized by jack white, but hes come a long way in the three years separating benjamin booker and its followup, witness. All was well witness by benjamin booker once you find yourself in another civilization you are forced to examine your own. Benjamin booker has shared details for his new album witness, out on june 2nd. Benjamin booker by booker, benjamin 2014 0902 by booker, benjamin. An easy going introduction to his music is track 3, chippewa. The strokes, eddie vedder, red hot chili peppers lead 2019 ohana festival. Some months ago, the current started playing this song called violent shiver by this little knowndude named benjamin booker. Actor daniel radcliffes favorite language nola rocker benjamin bookers wild party the era when your granddads music was superrebellious emily postapproved placesettings for palaces and regular restaurants novelist edan lepuckis arty darkness in. Reviewed in the united states on december 28, 2014. Benjamin booker benjamin booker lyrics and tracklist.
Part of a new breed of bluesmen, new orleansbased guitarist benjamin booker draws equally from postwar electric blues and trashy garage punk. The young man is a talented songwriter with strong alternative rock and blues influences, and has a gravellike voice that is incredibly appealing to myself, and im sure will be to many when he inevitably breaks onto the mainstream alternative scene. Get all the lyrics to songs on benjamin booker and join the genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. Bleep we sell the best music from the best record labels and artists in the world. Benjamin booker is an american musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. Tonight is the first of two in a row and its the three amigos hitting the road tonight. Benjamin booker benjamin booker 2014404 scenesource. All was well witness by benjamin booker once you find yourself in.
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August 16, 2014 the 25yearold punk blues musician talks learning from. Benjamin booker right on you official audio youtube. Benjamin booker by benjamin booker on amazon music. As soon as benjamin bookers eponymous 2014 debut kicks in with a skittish guitar run and a primal garage beat, its clear the guitarist a native of tampa bay who spent time in new orleans before heading back to florida is unapologetic for the debt he owes to jack white. Versions different performances of the song by the same artist. It was released on 2 june 2017 by ato records and rough trade records. Benjamin s selftitled debut album, produced by andrija tokic alabama shakes, hurray for the riff raff will be released in august 2014 on ato usa rough trade. Described as a wellmixed musical cocktail of punk, folk, and new orleans blues, booker cites his influences as the gun club, blind willie johnson, and t. New orleans benjamin booker closed out the upstairs stage showcases at tonights noncommvention with a blistering set of rock and roll.
Subsequently, booker went out as a solo artist while retaining norton as his main collaborator, with tokic helping to fill out the sound in the studio. Benjamin booker, an album by benjamin booker on spotify. Witness explicit by benjamin booker on amazon music amazon. Coming from new orleans, benjamin booker is used to seeing the pissed off and brown mississippi river empty its guts into the gulf, where he lives. Benjamin booker is wxpns artist to watch for the month of august 2014. Hear mavis staples funky new song anytime 17 april 2019 rolling stone. Witness by benjamin booker once you find yourself in another civilization you are forced to examine your own. Cover of benjamin bookers selftitled debut fulllength album. All played with a punk aesthetic straight out of the garage. Shop the ato records official store for merch and music from the alabama shakes, my morning jacket, primus, rodrigo y gabriela, benjamin booker, soja and more. Description provided by wikipedia under creative commons attribution ccbysa 4.1260 1262 1063 627 515 223 1094 517 821 1448 1218 491 740 1283 552 295 1008 78 503 520 882 512 237 654 222 75 1258 1421 340 502 1311 1271 1143 1441 110 1129 459 717 595 1081 1417 489 1017 103 316 1233