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10/18/2019

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Jimmy "Duck" Holmes - Cypress Grove LP 

NEW. SEALED.

Easy Eye Sound

72-year-old bluesman Jimmy “Duck” Holmes’ new album, the Dan Auerbach produced Cypress Grove, captures the raw, explosive sound of real Mississippi Juke-Joint Blues today. Cypress Grove is an aural postcard of a typical Saturday night at Holmes’ Blue Front Café, America’s longest operating juke joint. The album is anchored by tradition — which is natural, since Holmes is the last of the original torchbearers of the rural style known as Bentonia blues—but it’s also explosive, raw, and unpredictably in the moment. Featuring an all-star cast of players including Auerbach, Marcus King, Eric Deaton and Sam Bacco, as well as Holmes’ repertoire of songs spanning nearly a century, the adventurous 11-song set is an untamed bridge between the present and the classic sounds of the Delta. Recorded at Auerbach’s Easy Eye Sound Studio in Nashville, TN.

Side A 

01 Hard Times
02 Cypress Grove
03 Catfish Blues
04 Goin' Away Baby
05 Rock Me

Side B

01 Little Red Rooster
02 Devil Got My Woman
03 All Night Long
04 Gonna Get Old Someday
05 Train Train
06 Two Women

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