"There are special places on this earth. Places of origin. The Mississippi Delta is one of those places."
There's a new sound coming from Memphis, but it's as familiar as mom's cooking.
If you aren't already a devotee, this album will not only convert you, but will baptize you in the fire that is Beth Hart.
In 1970 Cocker was given only nine days to put together a band for his upcoming tour. Up against the wall and without a band, he turned to his friend Leon Russell for help.
'Prick of the Litter' features lounge-style originals by a career blues and rock musician with a casual elegance and a sense of humor.
This release isn't for the Saturday night, boogie-woogie crowd. It's for those of us who still enjoy a glass of sweet tea on a Sunday afternoon. If you fit that category, you'll be doing yourself a disservice by not immediately purchasing this first-rate record.