Saturday, October 1, 2011

Booker T. Jones - Potato Hole (2009)

Booker T. Jones (born November 12, 1944) is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, record producer and arranger, best known as the frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs. He has also worked in the studios with some of the highest regarded artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, earning him a Grammy Award for lifetime achievement.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Potato Hole
Studio album by Booker T.
Released April 21, 2009
Genre R&B, Electric blues
Label ANTI-
Producer Rob Schnapf & Booker T.
Booker T. chronology
I Want You
Potato Hole
The Road From Memphis
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Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [1]
Potato Hole is a 2009 album by Booker T. Jones, recorded with Drive-By Truckers as the backing band and guitar accompaniment by Neil Young. The album was nominated for two Grammy awards: the album itself for Best Pop Instrumental Album, and the track "Warped Sister" for Best Rock Instrumental
On January 31 2010, Potato Hole won the Best Pop Instrumental Album award at the 52nd Grammy Awards

Track listing

All tracks written by Booker T. Jones except as noted.
  1. "Pound It Out" - 4:18
  2. "She Breaks" - 4:22
  3. "Hey Ya" (André 3000)- 3:53
  4. "Native New Yorker" - 3:47
  5. "Nan" - 2:08
  6. "Warped Sister" - 4:47
  7. "Get Behind the Mule" (Tom Waits, Kathleen Brennan) - 4:10
  8. "Reunion Time" - 3:49
  9. "Potato Hole" - 6:50
  10. "Space City" (Mike Cooley, Drive-By Truckers) - 5:38

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