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Entries from April 28th, 2009

The Black Crowes Album Project: Lions (2001)

April 28th, 2009 · 11 Comments · Music, The Black Crowes

The Black Crowes Album Project:
Lions (2001)
Band Members:

Chris Robinson, vocals, harp
Rich Robinson, guitar, bass
Steve Gorman, drums
Audley Freed, guitar
Eddie Harsch, keys
Additional Musicians:
Craig Ross, lead guitar on “Greasy Grass River”
Maxine Waters, Oren Waters, Rose Stone and Julie Waters, background vocals
Produced by:

Don Was
Mitch’s Review:

Upon starting The Black Crowes Album Project I was never deluded enough to think that I [...]

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Concert Review: The Dead in Worcester, MA 4/18/09

April 20th, 2009 · 8 Comments · Music

Concert Review:
The Dead
Saturday, 4/18/09 (night 1)
DCU Center
Worcester, MA
To listen to the show click here (thanks tapers!)
The Setlist

(Set 1)
Feel Like A Stranger>Goin’ Down The Road Feeling Bad. Mountains of the Moon>Dupree’s Diamond Blues. Althea. Bird Song>China Cat Sunflower>I Know You Rider
(Set 2)
Dancing In The Street>Milestones>Terrapin Station>Drumz>Space>Days Between>Bird Song Reprise>One More Saturday Night
(Encore)
Johnny B. Goode
Mitch’s review:
When The [...]

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The Black Crowes Album Project: By Your Side (1999)

April 17th, 2009 · 77 Comments · Music, The Black Crowes

The Black Crowes Album Project:
By Your Side (1999)
Band Members:

Chris Robinson, vocals, harp
Rich Robinson, guitar
Steve Gorman, drums
Sven Pipien, bass
Eddie Harsch, keys
Additional Musicians:

The Dirty Dozen, horns
Zoe Thrall, flute
Curtis King, Cindy Mizelle, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White King, Vanees Thomas, background vocals
Produced by:
Kevin Shirley
Mitch’s Review:
Where to begin?
Contrary to popular belief, The Black Crowes’ 5th official album, By Your Side, [...]

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The Black Crowes Album Project: Three Snakes and One Charm (1996)

April 5th, 2009 · 7 Comments · Music, The Black Crowes

The Black Crowes Album Project:
Three Snakes and One Charm (1996)
 Band Members:
Chris Robinson, vocals, harp
Rich Robinson, guitar
Steve Gorman, drums
Johnny Colt, bass
Marc Ford, guitar
Eddie Harsch, keys
Additional Musicians:

Gary “Mudbone” Cooper, Gary Shider, Barbara Mitchell, Erica Stewart, background vocals
Gregory Davis, Roger Lewis, Effrem Towns, Revert Andrews, Kevin Harris, horns
Bruce Kaphan, pedal steel guitar
Rick Taylor, banjo
Produced by:
Jack Joseph Puig and [...]

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