Double Time - Leon Redbone
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  1. Diddy Wah Diddy]
  2. Nobody's Sweetheart
  3. Shine on Harvest Moon
  4. Crazy Blues
  5. Mississippi Delta Blues
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  1. Diddy Wah Diddy]
  2. Nobody's Sweetheart
  3. Shine on Harvest Moon
  4. Crazy Blues
  5. Mississippi Delta Blues
  6. Mr. Jelly Roll Baker
  7. My Melancholy Baby
  8. The Sheik of Araby
  9. Mississippi River Blues
  10. Winin' Boy Blues
  11. If We Never Meet Again This Side of Heaven
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Leon Redbone followed up his debut long-player On the Track (1975) with Double Time (1977), an equally enchanting, if not somewhat eclectic blend, of jazz, folk, blues and pop standards -- all in Redbone's undeniably distinct throaty baritone. While the tunes may be familiar, these renderings are steeped in the artist's unique sensibilities. The results are uniformly ingenious and commence with a New Orleans ragtime flavored interpretation of Blind Boy Blake's dirty "Diddy Wa Diddie" blues. Augmenting Redbone's acoustic ...

Double Time 1990, Warner Bros.

UPC: 075992730624

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