Avalon: A Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt ()

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Avalon: A Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt - Rory Block
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  1. Everybody Loves John
  2. Avalon
  3. Candy Man
  4. Frankie & Albert
  5. Got the Blues Can't Be Satisfied
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  1. Everybody Loves John
  2. Avalon
  3. Candy Man
  4. Frankie & Albert
  5. Got the Blues Can't Be Satisfied
  6. Louis Collins
  7. Richland Woman Blues
  8. Spike Driver Blues
  9. Stagolee
  10. Make Me a Pallet on Your Floor
  11. Pay Day
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Rory Block pays tribute to blues icon Mississippi John Hurt on the fifth installment of her "Mentor Series," which also includes previous releases dedicated to Robert Johnson, Rev. Gary Davis, Mississippi Fred McDowell, and Son House. Ten of the 11 tracks on the CD are associated with Hurt except for the Block original, "Everybody Loves John." Rory Block first met Hurt in December of 1963, backstage at a gig that also featured old-time banjo player Dock Boggs. Introduced to Hurt by blues historian and acoustic guitarist ...

Avalon: A Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt 2013, Stony Plain

UPC: 772532136921

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