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Dr. John - Locked Down - out on Nonesuch Records



Dr John Locked Down
Dr. John - Locked Down
(CD/LP/Digital) Nonesuch Records, 2012-04-21

This new Dr John album was already featured in our Record Store Day selection (for its vinyl release) and in our Election Mix. It's a really impressive piece of afropop and dirty soul produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys and featuring Max Whitefield on drums (from The Poets Of Rhythm / The Whitefield Brothers / etc.), Leon Michels on keys and woodwinds (from El Michels Affair / Menahan Street Band / etc.), Nick Movshon on bass (from Antibalas / El Michels Affair/ Menahan Street Band / etc.). With of course Mac Rebennack aka Dr John on keys, but no piano here, it's all Hammond B3, Rhodes, Farfisa and the such! Every song in there is a groovy, growling, psychedelic piece of 21st century gumbo. Just brilliant.

Dr John Locked Down
Dr. John - Locked Down
(CD/LP/Digital) Nonesuch Records, 2012-04-21

Revolution by Dr. John

Tracklisting :
01. Locked Down 4:59
02. Revolution 3:26
03. Big Shot 3:49
04. Ice Age 4:24
05. Getaway 4:35
06. Kingdom of Izzness 3:36
07. You Lie 4:45
08. Eleggua 2:51
09. My Children, My Angels 5:09
10. God's Sure Good 4:58



Links :
Buy it on Juno
Connect with Dr John on Nonesuch Records website : nonesuch.com


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