HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - LIGHTNIN' SAM HOPKINS (GOLD)

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - LIGHTNIN' SAM HOPKINS (GOLD)

LP (12"/10" Album)

Login for pricing & ordering.

 

Label: ARHOOLIE

Release date: 04/02/2016

Barcode: 0646315011111

Catalog no.: AHL0010111

Item ID: 427435

Recorded in Berkeley, CA and Houston, TX during the winter of 1961-'62, 'Lightnin' Sam Hopkins' features a stripped-down blues trio on some of the most intimate and powerful recordings of Hopkins' long and storied career. An absolute classic of electric Texas blues reissued on LP in a deluxe tip-on jacket. Limited edition of 500 LP's on GOLD COLOURED VINYL.

Also available: LIGHTNIN' SAM HOPKINS (PURPLE) (LP).

Ordering

Are you a private user? Order this item through our mailorder.

Are you a business user? Please login to add items to your basket.

More HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN'...


HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - ALADDIN SINGLES 1947-1948

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - ALADDIN SINGLES 1947-1948

A collection of A- and B-sides which the legendary Lightnin' Hopkin recorded for Aladdin Records during 1946-1948. These early performances are considered as seminal works, not only for Hopkins's career, but also for the whole history of country blues. In most cases we hear ... read more »

 

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - AUTOBIOGRAPHY IN BLUES

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - AUTOBIOGRAPHY IN BLUES

US import. A vinyl reissue of this 1960 full-length by the Delta blues legend. SIDE A: 1. In The Evening, The Sun Is Going Down 2. Trouble In Mind 3. Mama And Papa Hopkins 4. The Foot Race Is On 5. That Gambling Life 6. When The Saints Go Marching In SIDE B: 1. Get Off My ... read more »

 

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - BACK DOOR FRIEND/FISHING CLOTHES

Two slices of classic Lightnin' Hopkins. Reissue of Jewel Records 45rpm 7-inch single. US import.

 

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - BRING ME MY SHOTGUN: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - BRING ME MY SHOTGUN: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

Presented on RED VINYL, this is a limited edition compilation of vintage blues cuts from 1960 and earlier! Included are classic tracks s.a. 'Mojo Hand', 'Awful Dream', 'Last Night', 'Shine On, Moon!', 'Coffee For Mama', 'Houston Bound', 'Shake That Thing' and of course ... read more »

 

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - BROKEN HEARTED BLUES

On 180 gram vinyl.

 

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - DIRTY BLUES

HOPKINS, LIGHTNIN' - DIRTY BLUES

This is a vinyl reissue of the 1972 edition of a 1962 Lightnin' Hopkins compilation. Included are tracks s.a. 'Home In The Woods', 'Worried Blues', 'Tap Dance Boogie', 'Untrue Blues', 'One Kind Of Favor', 'Fast Life Woman', 'Broken Hearted Blues', 'European Blues' and ... read more »

 

 

More on the ARHOOLIE label...


SAM BROS. 5 - SAM BROS. 5

Mostly coveted by collectors for the Chic-esque funk of closing track 'S.A.M.' but this is high quality traditional zydeco all the way through the rest of the record. Includes download.

 

WILLIAMS, BIG JOE - TOUGH TIMES

Playing a 9-string guitar of his own creation and belting out the blues in his nearly incomprehensible style, this is an absolute classic of an LP and one of the earliest releases on the legendary Arhoolie label. Includes download.

 

LIPSCOMB, MANCE - (BLACK) TEXAS SHARECROPPER AND SONGSTER

LIPSCOMB, MANCE - (BLACK) TEXAS SHARECROPPER AND SONGSTER

The very first release on the legendary Arhoolie label, from way back in 1960, is also the first for Texas acoustic blues great Mance Lipscomb who was a mere 65 years old at the time of its release. Prior to being "discovered" by the label's founder, Chris ... read more »

 

HOOKER, EARL - 2 BUGS AND A ROACH

HOOKER, EARL - 2 BUGS AND A ROACH

Reissue on 180-GRAM GOLD COLOURED VINYL, presented in a deluxe tip-on jacket. Earl Hooker is perhaps best known for his distinct slide guitar style and as a sideman for such luminaries as Buddy Guy, Junior Wells and John Lee Hooker (his cousin). In 1968 he assembled a crack ... read more »

 

JACKSON, LIL SON - LIL SON JACKSON

JACKSON, LIL SON - LIL SON JACKSON

Texan bluesman Melvin "Lil Son" Jackson was a contemporary of Lightnin' Hopkins who originally recorded for the Gold Star and Imperial labels in the 40s and 50s. A car accident in the mid-50s led to Jackson giving up the music career and returning to work as a ... read more »

 

MCDOWELL, MISSISSIPPI FRED - DELTA BLUES (BLUE)

MCDOWELL, MISSISSIPPI FRED - DELTA BLUES (BLUE)

Arguably the greatest recordings of his career were the two albums for Arhoolie, recorded at the height of the blues revival in 1964-1965. This is the first of those two and it's an absolutely stunning piece of delta blues majesty. Limited to 500 copies on opaque blue ... read more »

 

 


Clear Spot - clearspot.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@clearspot.nl
W. www.clear-spot.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.