Various - Wattstax, The Living Word mp3 album
Wattstax redux - this fat double album is a second slice of the Stax label experience. Recorded at the Los Angeles Coliseum in the summer of 1972 during the label's day-long festival, Wattstax 2 completes a comprehensive highlight of the whole experience. Because, although it's drawn from the same source as its predecessor, the album has an entirely different tone. What sets Wattstax 2 aside from 1 is the inclusion of the day's spoken word performances.
How many modern listeners have the time to sit and play a double-LP of a live gig? Perhaps we should make time. Despite the hype afforded to innumerable festivals these days, none offer the power, heart and sense of unity and purpose of this one-off event. You didn’t have to be there to feel it: Stax captured it to bring the soul straight to your home.
The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. The award had several minor name changes: In 1959 the award was known as Best Performance, Documentary or Spoken Word. From 1960 to 1961 it was awarded as Best Performance – Documentary or Spoken Word (other than comedy). From 1962 to 1963 it was awarded as Best Documentary or Spoken Word Recording (other than comedy). From 1964 to 1965 it was awarded as Best Documentary, Spoken Word or Drama Recording (other than comedy).
1. Salvation Symphony - Dale Warren & The Wattstax '72 Orchestra. Listen to Wattstax: The Living Word in full in the this site app. Play on this site.
Wattstax: The Living Word - Lying On The Truth, I've Been Lonely (For So Long), B-A-B-Y and 39 more tracks from this album here for free. More albums by this artist. Wattstax: The Living Word. Count: 39. Views: 21. Wattstax: The Living Word tracks. I've Been Lonely (For So Long).
Artist: Various Artists Title Of Album: Wattstax: The Living Word Year Of Release: 2007 Label (Catalog Stax 2SCD-88007-2 Genre: Soul, Funk, Rhythm & Blues Quality: Mp3, FLAC (tracks) B.
|A1||–The Staple Singers||Oh La De Da||4:56|
|A2||–The Staple Singers||I Like The Things About Me||6:10|
|A3||–The Staple Singers||Respect Yourself||4:35|
|A4||–The Staple Singers||I'll Take You There||5:25|
|A5||–Eddie Floyd||Knock On Wood||3:34|
|A6||–Eddie Floyd||Lay Your Loving On Me||5:05|
|B1||–Carla Thomas||I Like What You're Doing (To Me)||3:31|
|B2||–Carla Thomas||Gee Whiz||3:43|
|B3||–Carla Thomas||I Have A God Who Loves||5:09|
|B4||–Rufus Thomas||The Breakdown||4:06|
|B5||–Rufus Thomas||Do The Funky Chicken||4:55|
|B6||–Rufus Thomas||Do The Funky Penguin||5:50|
|C1||–Bar-Kays||Son Of Shaft / Feel It||11:00|
|C2||–Bar-Kays||I Can't Turn You Loose||3:59|
|C3||–Albert King||Killing Floor||4:00|
|C4||–Albert King||I'll Play The Blues For You||5:34|
|C5||–Albert King||Angel Of Mercy||5:52|
|D1||–Soul Children||I Don't Know What This World Is Coming To||6:49|
|D3||–Isaac Hayes||Ain't No Sunshine||17:36|
Notes"Live Concert From The Original Movie Sound Track"
Made In Greece. Printed In Germany.
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|STS-2-3010||Various||Wattstax: The Living Word (2xLP, Album)||Stax||STS-2-3010||Canada||1972|
|2362-031||Various||Wattstax, The Living Word (2xLP)||Stax||2362-031||UK||1972|
|STS-2-3010||Various||Wattstax: The Living Word (2xLP, Album)||Stax||STS-2-3010||US||1972|
|STS 2-3010||Various||Wattstax, The Living Word (2xLP, Album, Promo)||Stax||STS 2-3010||US||1972|