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Porcupine Meat

Bobby Rush

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1
I Don’t Want Nobody Hanging Around
Bobby Rush
4:54
2
Porcupine Meat (feat. Vasti Jackson)
Bobby Rush; Vasti Jackson
4:14
3
Got Me Accused
Bobby Rush
7:01
4
Snake In The Grass
Bobby Rush
4:15
5
Funk O’ De Funk
Bobby Rush
4:54
6
Me, Myself And I (feat. Joe Bonamassa)
Bobby Rush; Joe Bonamassa
5:34
7
Catfish Stew
Bobby Rush
4:03
8
It’s Your Move
Bobby Rush
4:20
9
Nighttime Gardener (feat. Keb' Mo')
Bobby Rush; Keb' Mo'
4:06
10
I Think Your Dress Is Too Short
Bobby Rush
4:20
11
Standing On Shaky Ground
Bobby Rush
4:54
12
I’m Tired (Tangle Eye Mix)
Bobby Rush
4:21
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    56:56
Grammy Award - Best Traditional Blues Album, 2016

"The king of southern blues and soul is 82 and has not slowed a bit."
- The Guardian

Over his astonishing 60 year career, Bobby Rush has garnered three Grammy nominations, 41 nominations and 10 awards from the Blues Foundation and a 2006 induction into the Blues Hall of Fame. He logs over 200 shows a year and at the age of 82, he shows no signs of slowing down with Porcupine Meat, recorded in New Orleans. Rush was both pleased and proud to have the opportunity to make an album in his home state for the very first time. His impassioned vocals and in-the-pocket harmonica playing have been called among his best performances ever. Unlike most of his recent releases, these sessions feature nothing but real instruments and no synthesizers: all of the rhythm tracks were cut live in the studio, often edited down from jams that on several occasions ran close to 10 minutes. Joining Rush and his own talented band are special guest guitar greats Dave Alvin, Keb’ Mo’ and Joe Bonamassa.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Rounder Records Studio Masters

Produced by Scott Billington
Recorded and mixed by Steve Reynolds
Recorded and mixed at The Parlor Recording Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana, March - May, 2016
Assistant engineers: Nick Guttman and Matt Grondin
Additional recording at The Rhythm Shack, New Orleans, LA
Assistant engineer: Jake Eckert
Pre-mixing and editing at NOCCA Studio and at Skoringwerks, New Orleans, LA
Mixed to 1⁄2” analogue tape on an Ampex ATR-102 recorder
Mastered by Paul Blakemore at CMG Mastering
Photography: Rick Olivier
Art direction, cover and book back page design: Carrie Smith
Package design: Jimmy Hole
Thanks to Dave Clements and the Circle Bar

Dave Alvin recorded by Craig Parker Adams, Winslow Ct. Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Session co-produced by Jeff DeLia
Joe Bonamassa recorded by Angelo Caputo, assisted by Sean Madden, NightBird Recording Studios, West Hollywood, CA
Keb’ Mo’ recorded by Kevin R. Moore II aka P. Roosevelt, The Treehouse, Los Angeles, CA

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