Label: Sonet - SNKF 152,Kicking Mule Records - SNKF 152 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: UK • Genre: Funk / Soul, Blues • Style: Country Blues, Delta Blues, Gospel
This three-disc "ultimate collection" is an impressive compilation of recordings made featuring Rev. Gary Davis during a period spanning to An obvious labor of love, Demons and Angels was compiled and produced by one of Rev. Davis' former students -- Stefan Grossman who paid Davis five dollars a lesson "regardless whether it would last an hour or several days.
Davis' unique fingerpickin' acoustic guitar style from several distinctive points of view. Unfortunately the liner notes booklet sheds no light into the nature, exact recording dates, or venues of these performances. Presenting Davis in such varied settings allows enthusiast and student alike the unique perspective of hearing one of America's premier folk musicians in a most intimate situation.
Disc one features songs recorded at Columbia University in and by student John Gibson. Judging from the occasional verbal instruction, as well as the lack of an audible audience, it is surmised that Davis is participating in some degree of formal instruction. Disc two includes home recordings, presumably Disturbed - The Sickness by Grossman during his one-on-one mentoring sessions between and Disc three rounds off Demons and Angles with various live performances from The impact that Rev.
The profound influence affected not only their choice of material, but more insidiously performance and delivery styles as well. Davis' liquefied fretwork foreshadows Kaukonen 's stunning virtuosity, while his sly, talking-blues delivery seems tailor made for Van Ronk 's decidedly Greenwich Village approach.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date March 13, Genre Blues. Cheerful Earthy Literate Melancholy Passionate.
Track Listing - Disc 1. Buck Dance. Gary Davis. Soldier's March. Baby, What You Going to Do. Twelve Sticks the Dozens. Save up Your Money, John D. Rockerfeller Put the Panoc On. I Am the Light of the World.
Nobody Cares for Me. Rag Blues in C. Blues in E. Square Dance Verses. Don't Know Where to Go. He's My King. Cross and Evil Woman Blues. Keep Your Lamp Trimmed and Burning.
Track Listing - Disc 2. I Am the True (I Heard The) Angels Singing - Rev. Gary Davis - The Best Of Rev.
Gary Davis - Live In Concert . Lord, Stand by Me. (I Heard The) Angels Singing - Rev. Gary Davis - The Best Of Rev. Gary Davis - Live In Concert You Hush. Mean Old World. Moon's Going Down. Sportin' Life Blues. God's Gonna Separate. Blow Gabriel. Get Right Church. I Want to Be Saved.
There's Destruction in This Land. Tired, My Soul Needs Resting. Georgia Camp Meeting. Bill Bailey. Honey Get Your Towel Wet. She Wouldn't Say Quit. You're Going to Quit Me Baby. Track Listing - Disc 3. Twelve Gates to the City. I Heard the Angels Singing.
It's a Long Way to Tipperary. When the Train Comes Along. All Night Long. Who Shall Deliver Poor Me. Jesus Met the Woman at the Well. Lord, Search My Heart. Lord, on Your Twilight Distillery - The Minus 5 - The Minus 5. Let Us Get Together.
Cocaine Blues. Devil's Dream. Sun Is Going Down. Whistlin' Blues. Virgin Mary. Buck Dance Rev. Twelve Sticks the Dozens Rev. I Am the Light of the World Rev. Nobody Cares for Me Rev. Blues Rev. Crucifixion Rev. Rag Blues in C Traditional. Don't Know Where to Go Rev. Cross and Evil Woman Blues Rev. I Am the True Vine Rev. Lord, Stand by Me Rev. Won't You Hush Rev. Mean Old World Rev. Moon's Going Down Rev. God's Gonna Separate Traditional. Blow Gabriel Traditional.
Roll That Chick - Connecta - Roll That Chick / The Beat, Forget That Girl - The Monkees - Headquarters, Mama Ne Zna Rnr - Garage In July - Live At Riba, Caro Caro Amore - Al Bano* - LOro Del Mondo (Vinyl, Album)