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Carolina Chocolate Drops - Genuine Negro Jig

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Carolina Chocolate Drops
Genuine Negro Jig

Label Dixie Frog
Erstveröffentlichung 11.02.2010
Format CD
Lieferzeit 1 – 3 Werktage
Preis 12,95 € (inkl. MwSt. zzgl. Versand)

2010 Grammy Award Winner: Best Traditional Folk Album
Debut of North Carolina–based string band the Carolina Chocolate Drops..
Produced by critically acclaimed recording artist and songwriter Joe Henry (Allen Toussaint, Elvis Costello, Solomon Burke), Genuine Negro Jig features string band interpretations of Blu Cantrell’s beat-box driven R&B single “Hit ‘Em Up Style” and Tom Waits’ “Trampled Rose,” as well as a pair of original compositions, alongside such traditional tracks as “Cornbread and Butterbeans” and “Trouble in Your Mind.” It is the band’s second record; their 2007 release, Dona Got a Ramblin’ Mind, was praised by Paste for “bravely and expertly reclaiming the string band tradition for modern African-American culture,” while NPR’s Weekend Edition calls the band “the hottest thing to hit the old-time music community in decades.”

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