Tom Waits: Disponível versão de Blind Willie Johnson

Tom Waits: Disponível versão de Blind Willie Johnson

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A Alligator Records divulgou uma versão de “John The Revelator”, que integrará a compilação de homenagem ao bluesman.

Ainda este ano, foi anunciado que Tom Waits iria participar num álbum de covers de Blind Willie Johnson.

“God Don’t Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson”, uma colectânea que junta vários artistas para homenagear a figura importante do blues dos anos 1920, e que influenciou artistas como Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin e Eric Clapton, foi editada a 26 de fevereiro. Conta também com a participação de Lucinda Williams, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Dereck Trucks e Susan Tedeschi da Tedeschi Trucks Band entre outros.

1. The Soul Of A Man – Tom Waits 2. It’s Nobody’s Fault But Mine – Lucinda Williams 3. Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning – Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi 4. Jesus Is Coming Soon – Cowboy Junkies 5. Mother’s Children Have A Hard Time – Blind Boys of Alabama 6. Trouble Will Soon Be Over – Sinead O’Connor 7. Bye And Bye I’m Going To See The King – Luther Dickinson, Rising Star Fife & Drum Band 8. God Don’t Never Change – Lucinda Williams 9. John The Revelator – Tom Waits 10. Let Your Light Shine On Me – Maria McKee 11. Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground – Rickie Lee Jones

1. The Soul Of A Man – Tom Waits
2. It’s Nobody’s Fault But Mine – Lucinda Williams
3. Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning – Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi
4. Jesus Is Coming Soon – Cowboy Junkies
5. Mother’s Children Have A Hard Time – Blind Boys of Alabama
6. Trouble Will Soon Be Over – Sinead O’Connor
7. Bye And Bye I’m Going To See The King – Luther Dickinson, Rising Star Fife & Drum Band
8. God Don’t Never Change – Lucinda Williams
9. John The Revelator – Tom Waits
10. Let Your Light Shine On Me – Maria McKee
11. Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground – Rickie Lee Jones

A Alligator Records, responsável pela edição, revelou que o alinhamento inclui duas versões interpretadas por Tom Waits. A primeira sendo “The Soul of a Man”, anteriormente divulgada. Agora, decidiram partilhar o segundo tema, “John The Revelator”.

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