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9 thoughts on “ Bookers Notion - Booker T & The MGs - Get Ready (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Mar 31,  · Tracks: Booker T. The MG's: Green Onions Booker T. The MG's: Rinky Dink Booker T. The MG's: I Got a Woman Booker T. The.
  2. A treasure trove of tight, organ-driven grooves from Booker T & The MGs – a quartet who really helped transform the sound of soul music in the 60s – even if they never sang on any of their records! The combo instrumental record had existed before Booker and the group, but working at Stax Records during the glory days of the Memphis soul scene, The MGs were able to come up with a whole new.
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Best Of Booker T. & The MG's on Discogs. Label: Atlantic - ATL 40 ,Atlantic - SD • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Germany • Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk/5(3).
  4. The title track is clearly one of the stronger cuts on the album, but other tunes such as the midtempo Motown anthem "Get Ready" and the group's interpretation of "Groovin'" make this one of the strongest full-lengths in the Booker T. & the MG's catalog. [Hip Hug-Her was re-released on LP in ]Price: $
  5. One of the greatest albums ever from Booker T & The MGs – and very different than their early work! The record has Book & Co taking off with a stretched-out jazzy sound – carving expanded grooves that are filled with sweet organ solos, choppy guitar riffs, and some incredibly tight rhythm lines – more than enough to make this set a standout in the collection of any beat digger!
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Get Ready on Discogs/5(9).
  7. Later work from Booker T and crew – an album that always gets lost in the shuffle, but which also includes lots of great moments, and a bit more funk than in earlier years! The rhythm section's loosening up a bit on the set – led by the mighty Al Jackson, and working past that tight Memphis slam-dunk – into a freer, funkier vibe that was obviously influenced by the changes of.
  8. Booker T. & the M.G.'s formed as the house band of Stax Records, providing backing music for numerous singers, including Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding. In summer , year-old keyboardist Booker T. Jones, year-old guitarist Steve Cropper, and two seasoned players, bassist Lewie Steinberg and drummer Al Jackson Jr. (the latter making his debut with the company) were in the .

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