Ry Cooder - Election Special mp3 album
Election Special is the 2012 fifteenth studio album by American singer-songwriter and t Ry Cooder. After his 2011 album Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down, Cooder continued writing topical and storyline-inspired songs. Displeased with the Republican Party and its financial supporters, he also wanted to write an album that would address listeners during the United States presidential election of 2012, which he believed to be a critical event in the country's history.
Photography By – Joachim Cooder. Producer – Ry Cooder. Recorded By, Mixed By, Mastered By – Martin Pradler. Supervised By – Karina Beznicki. Vocals, Guitar, Mandolin, Bass – Ry Cooder. Written-By – Joachim Cooder (tracks: LP-B4, CD-9), Ry Cooder.
Election Special (LP, Album + CD, Album, Promo). Election Special (CD, Album, Dig).
Election Special is the fifteenth studio album by Ry Cooder.
Not everyone can write timeless tunes like Woody Guthrie, Sam Cooke, John Lennon, and Bob Marley. Given the content of Election Special, Ry Cooder knew the risks going in and welcomed them. Using American traditional musics - raw blues, folk, and roots rock - Cooder's songs express what he considers to be, as both an artist and a pissed-off citizen, the high-stakes historical gamble of the 2012 presidential and congressional contest
Ry Cooder’s Election Special, due out from Nonesuch, Perro Verde Records on August 21, 2012, is a wake-up call as the United States heads into the fall election season. Howdy there neighbor-let me ask you something. Cooder has this to say about the songs on the album: Mutt Romney Blues: Reverend Al Sharpton said, How he treated his dog tells you a lot about him. Where did Mitt Romney learn that hollow laugh of his?
Ry Cooder’s Election Special, due out from Nonesuch, Perro Verde Records on August 21, 2012, is a wake-up call as the United States heads into the fall election season. Cooder has this to say about the songs on the album: 1. Mutt Romney Blues: Reverend Al Sharpton said, How he treated his dog tells you a lot about him. Where did Mitt Romney learn that hollow laugh of his? A correspondence course on how to scare your dog sh tless?
Artists Ry Cooder Election Special. Election Special Ry Cooder. This album has an average beat per minute of 135 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 86/206 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Election Special.
Ry Cooder – Election Special. Ryland’s points a righteous finger at the deacons in the High Church of the Next Dolla. n a recording career that stretches back more than four decades, Ry Cooder has never before made an album as immediate as Election Special. And yet, in numerous ways, this politically charged song cycle is right in the sweet spot of the LA-based master guitarist, musical archeologist, late-blooming songwriter and lifelong iconoclast.
|1||Mutt Romney Blues||3:45|
|2||Brother Is Gone||5:03|
|3||The Wall Street Part Of Town||3:43|
|5||Cold Cold Feelings||5:26|
|6||Going To Tampa||3:58|
|8||The 90 And The 9||5:16|
|9||Take Your Hands Off It||3:48|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Perro Verde Records LLC
- Licensed To – Nonesuch Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Nonesuch Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – WEA International Inc.
- Drums – Joachim Cooder
- Harmony Vocals – Arnold McCuller (tracks: 8)
- Vocals, Guitar, Mandolin, Bass – Ry Cooder
NotesSimilar to Ry Cooder - Election Special but this version comes in a digipak (i.e. it has a plastic disc holder attached to one of the inside panels see comparing different types of CD case) NOT a 4 panel card wallet.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 075597961638
- Label Code: LC00286
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