Etta James & The Roots Band - Burnin' Down The House (2LP) - 180g Audiophile Vinyl

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Artist: Etta James & The Roots Band
Album: Burnin' Down The House
Released: Europe, 02 Aug 2019


A2Come To Mama5:13
Guitar [Solo] - Josh Sklair
Written-By - Earl Randall
A3aI Just Want To Make Love To You
Harmonica [Solo] - Jimmy "Z" Zavala
Written-By - Willie Dixon
A3bBorn To Be Wild
Written-By - Bonfire Mars
A4I'd Rather Go Blind6:21
Written-By - Billy Foster, Ellington Jordan
B1All The Way Down6:30
Written-By - Catherine Williamson, Gabe Mekler, Trevor Lawrence
B2At Last4:44
Flugelhorn [Solo] - Ronnie Buttacavoli
Written-By - Harry Warren
B3You Can Leave Your Hat On5:33
Guitar [Solo] - Bobby Murray
Written-By - Randy Newman
C1Something's Got A Hold On Me5:10
Organ [Solo Hammond B-3] - Mike Finnigan
Written-By - Etta James, Leroy Kirkland, Pearl Woods
C2Your Good Thing Is About To End7:40
Guitar [Solo] - Josh Sklair
Tenor Saxophone [Solo] - Jimmy "Z" Zavala
Written-By - David Porter, Isaac Hayes
C3Rock Me Baby4:28
Harmonica [Solo] - Jimmy "Z" Zavala
Written-By - B.B. King, Joe Josea
D1aLove & Happiness
Written-By - Al Green, Lewis Mabon Hodges
D1bTake Me To The River
Written-By - Al Green, Lewis Mabon Hodges
D1cMy Funny Valentine
Trumpet [Solo] - Ronnie Buttacavoli
Written-By - Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers
D2Sugar On The Floor11:04
Written-By - Pauline Matthews

Etta James is a legendary vocalist, known for her powerful and soulful voice. "Burnin' Down the House" is a live album that was recorded in 2001, featuring James and The Roots Band at the House of Blues in West Hollywood. The 2019 reissue on vinyl is a must-have for any fan of Etta James or classic soul music.

The album starts with an electrifying performance of "Introduction by Etta James," which sets the tone for the rest of the album. From there, James and the band launch into a set of classic R&B tracks, including "Come to Mama," "I Just Want to Make Love to You," and "Sugar on the Floor." Each song is performed with incredible energy and soul, showcasing James' incredible range and the band's tight instrumentation.

One of the highlights of the album is James' cover of Prince's "Purple Rain," which she transforms into a soulful and emotional ballad. The band's performance is also exceptional, with a powerful guitar solo that captures the spirit of the original song while adding their own unique flair.

The vinyl reissue of "Burnin' Down the House" is an exceptional pressing that truly brings the live performance to life. The vinyl is thick and high-quality, resulting in a warm and rich sound that makes the listener feel as though they are right in the front row of the House of Blues. The artwork on the vinyl packaging is also stunning, with a beautiful image of Etta James and the band that captures the energy and soul of the performance.

Overall, "Burnin' Down the House" is an essential live album for any fan of Etta James or classic soul music. The album showcases James' incredible vocals and the band's exceptional musicianship, resulting in a performance that is electrifying and unforgettable. The 2019 vinyl reissue is a must-have for any collector, with its high-quality pressing and stunning artwork. Whether you're a die-hard fan or just discovering Etta James for the first time, this album is sure to become a treasured addition to your vinyl collection. Don't miss out on the opportunity to experience the magic of "Burnin' Down the House" - get your hands on the 2019 vinyl reissue today. Buy your copy today!