Discount Movies | Discount DVDs | Discount Blu-Rays | Discount Music CDs | Discount Books | Free Shipping

83 Items Found For willie dixon

Results Per Page 
Viewing 1 - 48 of 83 Page of 2  Next> 

90.90491

$14.69
(0 reviews)

Q (Magazine) (p.116) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] wellspring of awe-inspiring songs....There's a powerful charm and drive to pretty much all of it."Mojo (Publisher) (p.103) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "Pivotal blues writer/musician's work traced across 100 tracks....Breathtaking."51.12164

$25.40
(0 reviews)

50.8393

$12.85
(0 reviews)

Dirty Linen (2-3/00, p.89) - "...serves as a good primer to get acquainted with part of Dixon's enduring legacy..."50.8393

$16.68
(0 reviews)

50.8393

$11.98
(0 reviews)

JazzTimes (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he LP has an air of relaxed informality about it, thanks to the way it showcases Dixon reinterpreting a selection of what had, by that time, become self-penned blues standards..."44.48439

$7.14
(0 reviews)

Down Beat (p.57) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "When Sharp and Kaiser solo together on 'Mighty Earthquake,' the world almost spins off its axis."44.48439

$14.40
(0 reviews)

38.12947

$23.51
(0 reviews)

38.12947

$19.71
(0 reviews)

38.12947

$17.20
(0 reviews)

38.12947

$18.66
(0 reviews)

31.77456

$13.79
(0 reviews)

Record Collector (magazine) (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Virtually all of the recordings are jazzy urban blues of one hue or another, owing much to post-war 'swing' and those heavily orchestrated big bands of the era."Uncut (magazine) (p.80) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[With] the ramshackle piano stompers of Sherman Williams, the laconic blues of Willie Dixon's Big Three Trio, as well as early cuts by BB King..."0.7563257

$14.55
(0 reviews)

Down Beat (p.93) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Well-known performers Otis Redding, Willie Dixon and Johnny Watson shout or twist in an inclusive mix with unrecognized singers..."Record Collector (magazine) (p.102) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[With] Otis Redding's blistering 'Shout Bamalama...and the rock'n'blues of Freddy King's 'The Bossa Nova Watusi Twist'....It's all wonderful stuff."0.7236687

$18.00
(0 reviews)

Entertainment Weekly (p.68) - "With its blues-guitar vamps, harmonica wails and Willie Dixon remake, 1967's SINGS THE BLUES lives up to its title."Q (p.125) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This woman was the blues incarnate, her voice a nicotine burr spread across velvet softness."0.6488736

$23.00
(0 reviews)

Down Beat (7/93, p.42) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...more than a showcase for his slyly satisfied approach...Kubek and his confederates combine to drive a graceful strain of excitement into strong in-house tunes and renovated items from Willie Dixon and T-Bone Walker..."0.6488736

$14.61
(0 reviews)

Dirty Linen (p.56) - "Tunes by Big Bill Bronzy, Elmore James, Howlin' Wolf, Jimmy Reed, Willie Dixon, Junior Wells, Buddy Guy and Muddy Waters are resurrected with reverence."Living Blues (p.37) - "[S]onically superb....These musicians have wholeheartedly embraced each song and they perform them as if the inspiration was their own."0.6488736

$49.02
(0 reviews)

Entertainment Weekly (p.68) - "With its blues-guitar vamps, harmonica wails and Willie Dixon remake, 1967's SINGS THE BLUES lives up to its title."Q (p.125) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This woman was the blues incarnate, her voice a nicotine burr spread across velvet softness."0.6488736

$7.97
(0 reviews)

Uncut (6/03, p.126) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Gems by old masters such as Jimmy Rogers, Snooky Pryor and Willie Dixon lend the proceedings the timeless quality that blues connoisseurs demand..."Living Blues (9/03, pp.75-6) - "...Wilson's harmonica playing is riproaring but deft, his singing confident and spirited..."0.540728

$16.08
(0 reviews)

Down Beat (7/00, p.74) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Kim Simmonds continues to stay in the fray, joining up with bassist Nathaniel Peterson and drummer Tom Compton for this album...switching off on lead vocals...and the untiring rock warrior's guitar most always gets the job done..."Dirty Linen (4-5/00, p.76) - "...starts unassumingly with a lazy harp/slide ramble, 'Going Down To Mobile'....The songs are mostly Simmonds originals with a couple Willie Dixon nuggets....Simmonds and his buddies do blues-rock righteously enough to do them proud."0.4325824

$11.50
(0 reviews)

Living Blues (p.68) - "The majority of the tracks utilize medium-tempo soul grooves....Dedicated devotees of the great vocalist will find it indispensable."Record Collector (magazine) (p.90) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Including] the finger-waggin' downhome blues of 1976's 'I've Been A Fool' and 1968's 'Fire,' a delirious match for Koko Taylor's original take on Willie Dixon's slab of ferocious R&B..."0.4325824

$16.70
(0 reviews)

Dirty Linen (p.53) - "Davis continues to tread a neo-traditionalist path, but he takes a few side roads along the way. He brings his soulful voice as well as first-rate musicianship on six- and 12-string acoustic guitars, bottleneck slide, and banjo."Living Blues (p.31) - "[It's his] mischievous sense of humor that makes this album such a joy....Davis possesses a deep soulful voice and a sense of delivery and timing rivaled only by all time-time greats like Solomon Burke."Billboard (p.38) - "He covers several great tunes here, including a fairly sizzling version of Willie Dixon's 'Hoochie Coochie Man'..."0.4325824

$17.20
(0 reviews)

Magnet (p.118) - "[I]ts finished sound is alternately white-hot and down-home....Among Ulmer's original material are burning interpretations of songs by Junior Kimbrough, John Lee Hooker, Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf and Bessie Smith."Vibe (p.134) - "[W]ith Ulmer's murky drawl and plangent electric guitar, it achieves a humid immediacy."Dirty Linen (p.70) - "[With] muscular, unrelenting electric blues and biting, incisive lyrics."Living Blues (p.40) - "Ulmer's voice is as raw and uncompromising as it's ever been, and Vernon Reid's guitar leads explode with anguished fury."No Depression (p.101) - "Ulmer's own 'Katrina' demonstrates how a blues can be constructed without recourse to resolution. In this, the music perfectly matches his howl of outrage..."0.3785096

$14.09
(0 reviews)

Down Beat (p.78) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Refreshingly retro, Russell hearkens back to the pre-swing Depression era when her Panamanian pianist father Luis Russell led orchestra dates for ailing King Oliver and to the post-war swing era of her mother, bassist Caroline Ray..."JazzTimes (p.126) - "[T]he magnetic Russell further widens her repertoire to embrace the era of her pianist/bandleader father Luis and her acclaimed vocalist/bassist mother, Carline Ray....It all adds up to a sepia-tinted smorgasbord that's as bountiful as it is delectable."Dirty Linen (p.38) - "Her alto tones are rich and invitingly warm, and she employs pristine enunciation to cut to the emotional core of the lyrics at hand."No Depression (p.76) - "Russell's supple voice has the confident wallop and sashay of Alberta Hunter as she moves easily from songs by Willie Dixon to Yip Harburg."0.3785096

$20.18
(0 reviews)

Q (5/93, p.87) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...Bruce's voice is a revelation, high and shimmering as Roy Orbison....he plays with tight self-discipline, on three tracks geeing old chum Clapton to peerless heights..."Down Beat (6/93, p.49) - 3 Stars - Good - "...Basically, it reveals that at age 50, Bruce has more in common with Broadway's Mandy Patinkin than Willie Dixon, his boyhood blues hero..."Musician (11/93, p.92) - "...Bruce is up to his old eclectic tricks, mixing pseudo-classical sketches and shades of fusion with dance and post-Cream grunge. This album's contours can be exhilarating as well as disorienting: Bruce is always thinking about somethin' else...."0.3785096

$19.43
(0 reviews)

0.3049012

$15.66
(0 reviews)

"Knowles captures James' emotional vulnerability and is substantially better than she was in DREAMGIRLS....She shines most when singing."USA Today "Mos Def makes a terrific Berry, all flash and confidence, and Wright offers a memorably soulful take on Waters..."Los Angeles Times "[A] rollicking and insightful celebration of Chicago blues in its hectic golden age....Enriched by the skill and verve of a prodigious ensemble..."New York Times "The casting throughout is successful. Columbus Short suggests the building inner torments of Little Walter, and Cedric the Entertainer plays the singer-songwriter Willie Dixon as a creator and synthesizer."Chicago Sun-Times "Wright plays Waters as an elegant tomcat in boxy suits....Then there's Chuck Berry -- played by Mos Def, who nails the legend's apple-cheeked charisma as well as his saucy grooves." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Beyonce is luminous as the driven diva. Also excellent is Mos Def as an up-for-anything Chuck Berry."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he music kicks up a storm, and the real revelation is Knowles, who burns a hole in the screen as sexy, drug-addled siren Etta..."Empire "[Beyonce Knowles] performs dynamic versions of Etta James classics and delivers the dramatic goods as the troubled and badly addicted young woman who lives the blues she sings."Hollywood Reporter "Jeffrey Wright is superb as Muddy Waters. Columbus Short is scarily mercurial as Little Walter."Wall Street Journal0.270364

$9.73
(0 reviews)

"Knowles captures James' emotional vulnerability and is substantially better than she was in DREAMGIRLS....She shines most when singing."USA Today "Mos Def makes a terrific Berry, all flash and confidence, and Wright offers a memorably soulful take on Waters..."Los Angeles Times "[A] rollicking and insightful celebration of Chicago blues in its hectic golden age....Enriched by the skill and verve of a prodigious ensemble..."New York Times "The casting throughout is successful. Columbus Short suggests the building inner torments of Little Walter, and Cedric the Entertainer plays the singer-songwriter Willie Dixon as a creator and synthesizer."Chicago Sun-Times "Wright plays Waters as an elegant tomcat in boxy suits....Then there's Chuck Berry -- played by Mos Def, who nails the legend's apple-cheeked charisma as well as his saucy grooves." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Beyonce is luminous as the driven diva. Also excellent is Mos Def as an up-for-anything Chuck Berry."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he music kicks up a storm, and the real revelation is Knowles, who burns a hole in the screen as sexy, drug-addled siren Etta..."Empire "[Beyonce Knowles] performs dynamic versions of Etta James classics and delivers the dramatic goods as the troubled and badly addicted young woman who lives the blues she sings."Hollywood Reporter "Jeffrey Wright is superb as Muddy Waters. Columbus Short is scarily mercurial as Little Walter."Wall Street Journal0.270364

$8.37
(0 reviews)

Rolling Stone (p.64) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a surprisingly focused set, in part a return to the Doors' blues-rock roots. Morrison's hot baritone killed, Robby Krieger's guitar is laser-guided..."Rolling Stone (5/27/71, p.49) - "...In terms of what they're after here the Doors as a band never falter and there isn't one bummer cut on the entire album--obviously a first for them..."Q (11/00, p.124) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...The Doors going back to their biker bar band roots....with a title track that inadvertently invented Billy Idol..."Down Beat (p.69) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Morrison stars with his raw-angered vocals. Covers of John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon complement the hits..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.83) - "[T]hey reconnected with their bluesy roots to create their finest album since their 1967 self-titled debut..."NME (Magazine) (9/18/93, p.19) - Ranked #41 in NME's list of The Greatest Albums Of The '70s.Uncut (magazine) (p.84) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "A rootsy album cut in The Workshop, The Doors' Los Angeles rehearsal space, LA WOMAN is at times a raw and bluesy affair..."0.270364

$9.98
(0 reviews)

Rolling Stone (p.64) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a surprisingly focused set, in part a return to the Doors' blues-rock roots. Morrison's hot baritone killed, Robby Krieger's guitar is laser-guided..."Rolling Stone (5/27/71, p.49) - "...In terms of what they're after here the Doors as a band never falter and there isn't one bummer cut on the entire album--obviously a first for them..."Q (11/00, p.124) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...The Doors going back to their biker bar band roots....with a title track that inadvertently invented Billy Idol..."Down Beat (p.69) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Morrison stars with his raw-angered vocals. Covers of John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon complement the hits..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.83) - "[T]hey reconnected with their bluesy roots to create their finest album since their 1967 self-titled debut..."NME (Magazine) (9/18/93, p.19) - Ranked #41 in NME's list of The Greatest Albums Of The '70s.Uncut (magazine) (p.84) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "A rootsy album cut in The Workshop, The Doors' Los Angeles rehearsal space, LA WOMAN is at times a raw and bluesy affair..."0.270364

$27.10
(0 reviews)

Rolling Stone (p.64) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a surprisingly focused set, in part a return to the Doors' blues-rock roots. Morrison's hot baritone killed, Robby Krieger's guitar is laser-guided..."Rolling Stone (5/27/71, p.49) - "...In terms of what they're after here the Doors as a band never falter and there isn't one bummer cut on the entire album--obviously a first for them..."Q (11/00, p.124) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...The Doors going back to their biker bar band roots....with a title track that inadvertently invented Billy Idol..."Down Beat (p.69) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Morrison stars with his raw-angered vocals. Covers of John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon complement the hits..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.83) - "[T]hey reconnected with their bluesy roots to create their finest album since their 1967 self-titled debut..."NME (Magazine) (9/18/93, p.19) - Ranked #41 in NME's list of The Greatest Albums Of The '70s.Uncut (magazine) (p.84) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "A rootsy album cut in The Workshop, The Doors' Los Angeles rehearsal space, LA WOMAN is at times a raw and bluesy affair..."0.270364

$15.97
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$17.94
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$18.68
(0 reviews)

"[T]his rare glimpse at these performers in action will prove mesmerising and, ultimately, unforgettable." Mojo0.2439209

$18.65
(0 reviews)

Living Blues (pp.54-57) - "With a characteristic sardonic tongue and open-key slide guitar fills, George Thorogood pays homage to the most famous address in the blues -- the legendary Chess studios of Chicago's 2120 South Michigan Avenue."Record Collector (magazine) (p.103) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "This may be George Thorogood's 15th album of blues-rock, but his passion for the genre clearly remains undiminished."Uncut (magazine) (p.100) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t finds Thorogood's turbocharged blues as rousing as ever..."0.2439209

$9.58
(0 reviews)

Rolling Stone (p.172) - "This is no tribute act: The jamming is bold and connected - these guys play as a band - and Smith, holding down the Davis chair, blows and blows up the trumpet themes with original heat."JazzTimes (p.114) - "As one tune segues to the next, the saxes and sneering guitar distortion improbably coexist for a few thrilling moments....They make the experiment worthwhile."0.2439209

$26.48
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$10.79
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$16.43
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$5.93
(0 reviews)

0.2439209

$5.73
(0 reviews)

Rolling Stone (12/25/03, p.111) - Included in Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2003"Rolling Stone (4/17/03, p.102) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...There are still only two of them, but now they sound like an army....Equal measure of Lightnin' Hopkins' crude strum, Marc Bolan's sequined boogie and the cut-'n'-thrust song hooks of the Buzzcocks..."Spin (5/03, pp.107-8) - "...A remarkably good record, quite possibly a great record....This is not garage rock; this is art rock: And that's a compliment..." - Grade: AEntertainment Weekly (12/26/03-1/2/04, p.140) - Ranked #1 in Entertainment Weekly's 2003 "Records of the Year"Entertainment Weekly (4/04/03, pp.98-99) - "...Jack is a top-notch frontman, a charismatic yowler with a seemingly endless supply of brilliantly simplistic guitar riffs that often find fresh musical twists on tired rock & roll cliches..." - Rating: BQ (01/01/04, p.84) - Ranked #1 in Q's "The 50 Best Albums of 2003" - "[A] record that made white-boy blues sound like pop music for the first time in over 30 years..."Uncut (01/04, pp.84-7) - Ranked #23 in Uncut's "Albums Of The Year 2003"Uncut (5/03, pp.94-5) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...ELEPHANT features a group at their peak, rejoicing in basic forms while bursting beyond their limitations....They are quite simply in a league of their own..."Magnet (4/03, pp.109-111) - "...It sounds warm and well-aged....At the core is Jack's increasingly stunning songwriting..."CMJ (12/29/03, p.4) - Ranked #1 in CMJ's "Top 10 of 2003"CMJ (04/07/03, p.8) - "...With Meg's perfectly imperfect drumming and Jack's Detroit wail excavating Jon Spencer or Plant or Willie Dixon, the divinely sloppy and unadorned ELEPHANT is RAW POWER with a GED..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.67) - Ranked #8 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "Emotionally, the needle rarely drops beneath total overload."Mojo (Publisher) (01/01/04, p.62) - Ranked #1 in Mojo's "The Best of 2003"Mojo (Publisher) (4/03, pp.88-90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Where ELEPHANT differs from what has gone before is in terms of quality. It's just better all round: consistently better songs, more explosive performances - and, when required, more tender performances..."0.2162912

$12.60
(0 reviews)

Living Blues (6/03, p.106) - "...On a song-by-song basis this is a rich journey through tradition....There's plenty here to goad even jaded veterans into either revisiting long-forgotten favorites or exploring yet-unblazed trails..."0.2155977

$12.24
(0 reviews)

0.2134308

$10.97
(0 reviews)

0.2134308

$10.77
(0 reviews)

0.2134308

$7.97
(0 reviews)

Uncut (p.120) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]here are too many moments of transcendence on this double CD to mention them all....More a masterclass than a concert."Mojo (Publisher) (p.130) - 4 stars out of 5 - "Disc two's cuts are intense, cavernous and beautiful."0.2112417

$15.89
(0 reviews)

0.1829407

$11.94
(0 reviews)

0.1829407

$24.91
(0 reviews)

Viewing 1 - 48 of 83 Page of 2  Next>