Roots Stew - Big Jack Johnson
Track Listing
  1. Jump for Joy
  2. Hummingbird
  3. Since I Met You Baby
  4. Cherry Tree
  5. You're Gonna Make Me Cry
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  1. Jump for Joy
  2. Hummingbird
  3. Since I Met You Baby
  4. Cherry Tree
  5. You're Gonna Make Me Cry
  6. Late Night With Jack
  7. Too Many Rats
  8. Going Too Far
  9. Beale Street
  10. I'm Trying to Do All I Can
  11. I Wanna Go Home
  12. So Long Frank Frost
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Johnson's third album for M.C. is his strongest outing to date, with more than its share of interesting little wrinkles. With the exception of one tune, Johnson penned everything on here, all of them sturdy juke-joint-styled blues that spotlight his trebly accented guitar work and husky vocals. But the real surprises are his acoustic tracks, where he plays driving mandolin in emulation of Yank Rachell, especially on his heartfelt tribute "So Long Frank Frost." Another off-the-wall delight is his eerily evocative ...

Roots Stew 2000, MC Records

UPC: 607735003926

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