(2011) Rocket 88

Rocket 88

... read moreThis was the best record Korner had made since 1962, and featured a core membership of former acolytes--Charlie Watts, Jack Bruce, and Ian Stewart. The sound is as much jazz as blues-influenced, it was all cut live on tour of Europe, and nobody involved ever sounded better, happier, or more relaxed...

51′:35″ 7 Songs

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Rocket 88 (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
7:27
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Waiting For The Call (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
10:16
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St. Louis Blues (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
7:55
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Roll 'Em Pete (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
5:52
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Swindon Swing (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
7:34
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Roadhouse Boogie (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
7:17
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Talking About Louise (Live Version-Rotation Club Hanpver W. Germany)
5:14
Released 04 October 2011, 1981 Atlantic Records. Marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company.

Review

This was the best record Korner had made since 1962, and featured a core membership of former acolytes--Charlie Watts, Jack Bruce, and Ian Stewart. The sound is as much jazz as blues-influenced, it was all cut live on tour of Europe, and nobody involved ever sounded better, happier, or more relaxed. This was both Korner's and Stewart's final effort. ~ Bruce Eder