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Al Green - Green Is Blues flac album
  • Performer Al Green
  • Title Green Is Blues
  • Date of release 2004
  • Country US
  • Style Soul
  • Other formats MOD DTS MMF WMA ASF VQF FLAC
  • Genre Soul & Funk
  • Size MP3 1697 mb
  • Size FLAC 1522 mb
  • Rating: 4.7
  • Votes: 531

Green Is Blues is an Al Green album from 1969.

Bestway Products Inc. pressing denoted by "-BW" suffixes in label matrices and "Bestway" script stamped in runouts. B1 is misspelled "Gotta Find A New Yorld" on the back cover. Matrix, Runout (Matrix A, on label): SLH-608-BW.

Al Green - I Stand Accused 3:19. Al Green - Tomorrow's Dream (Official Audio) 2:23. Green Is Blues 1970 - Al Green 40:46. Talk To Me - Al Green, Green Is Blues 2:02. My Girl - Al Green, Green Is Blues 2:50. Al Green - One Woman 3:06. One Woman - Al Green, Green Is Blues 3:00.

It was Morrissey who once sang 'reissue repackage, re-evaluate the songs, double pack with a photograph extra track and a tacky badge' in reference to the re release, but there are two ways of looking at this form of media, they can either be seen as a cynical marketing ploy by a profit hungry record company simply cashing in on a former.

Al Green's 2nd album, 1970's "Green Is Blues" is a nice mix of stylish covers and a couple originals. The Right Stuff label has reissued this Hi release with a 4 bonus tracks, remastering and doing a nice job technically with this release. Talk to Me" has Green's swinging soul groove that is sure to set your hips in motion. Green's cover of Smoky Robinson's "My Girl" is a soft gentle rendition, then the horns come in to punch up the mix. "The Letter" is a slow smoker as Green milks his romantic longing.

Green Is Blues is an Al Green album from 1969. Upon the album's '40th Anniversary' re-release as a digital deluxe package in July 2009, noted soul writer Pete Lewis of the award-winning 'Blues & Soul' stated: "Significant for matching for the first time Green's soulful refined vocal brilliance with the skilful production of co-writer/producer Willie Mitchell and the tight arrangements of Memphis' renowned Hi Rhythm Section, the. album ushered in a new era for "The Memphis Sound" - effectively kick-starting a studio partnership between Green and Mitchell that would see.

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Tracklist

A1 One Woman 2:59
A2 Talk To Me 3:03
A3 My Girl 2:47
A4 The Letter 2:22
A5 I Stand Accused 3:12
B1 Gotta Find A New World 2:22
B2 What Am I Gonna Do With Myself 2:22
B3 Tomorrow's Dream 2:18
B4 Get Back Baby 2:10
B5 Get Back 2:18
B6 Summertime 2:56

Credits

  • Producer – Willie Mitchell

Notes

Originally released in 1969

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SHL 32055 Al Green Green Is Blues ‎(LP, Album, Bes) Hi Records SHL 32055 US 1969
SHL 32055 Al Green Green Is Blues ‎(LP, Album, RE) Hi Records SHL 32055 US 1972
SHA-U 139 Al Green Green Is Blues ‎(LP, Album, Promo, RE) London Records SHA-U 139 Germany 1973
SHL 32055 Al Green Green Is Blues ‎(LP, Album) Hi Records SHL 32055 Canada 1969
9357-8000 Al Green Tired Of Being Alone ‎(LP, Album, RE) Hi Records 9357-8000 Canada 1977