9 thoughts on “ Band II - Something - Booker T. & The M.G.s* - McLemore Avenue (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Booker T.& the M.G.'s is an instrumental R&B/funk band that was influential in shaping the sound of Southern soul and Memphis soul. The original members of the group were Booker T. Jones (organ, piano), Steve Cropper (guitar), Lewie Steinberg (bass), and Al Jackson, Jr. (drums). In the s, as members of the house band of Stax Records, they played on hundreds of recordings by artists such .
  2. Aug 06,  · Booker T. & The M.G.’s – McLemore Avenue (/) [Official Digital Download 24bit/88,2kHz] resulting in one of their greatest recordings. About as original as an album of covers gets! Booker T. Jones was so taken with the Beatles’ Abbey Road, he claims he had to respond, just to say “thanks.” with a cover of George.
  3. McLemore Avenue Booker T. & The MG’s Golden Slumbers, Carry That Weight, The End, Here Comes The Sun, Come Together Lyrics. 2. Something Lyrics. 3. Album Credits. Producers Booker T.
  4. & The M.G.’s: McLemore Avenue (gram Vinyl) As the longtime house band for Stax, Booker T. & The M.G.’s not only helped to shape the label’s iconic sound but also backed sessions by some of the biggest acts of the ’60s—from Otis Redding and Carla Thomas, to Sam & Dave and Wilson Pickett.
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  6. Booker T. Jones was so taken with the Beatles' Abbey Road, he claims he had to respond, just to say "thanks." He convened the MG's -- drummer Al Jackson Jr., bassist Donald "Duck" Dunn, and guitarist Steve Cropper, and recorded McLemore Avenue, a cover version of the entire Abbey Road album in three long medleys (that approximated the structure of the Beatles' album -- particularly its second /5(50).
  7. The Beatles may have snuck a tribute to Booker T. & the M.G.’s on their album Revolver, released 4 years before McLemore Avenue: The record’s opening cut, “Taxman,” centers around Paul McCartney and George Harrison doing their best impression of Dunn’s repetitive bass riffs and Cropper’s choppy, metallic rhythm guitar.
  8. & The MG's album that covers the Beatles classic Abbey Road, McLemore Avenue is the street the legendary Stax Studios were located on. Tracks: 1 - Medley: Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End/Here Comes The Sun/Come Together, 2 - Something, 3 - Medley: Because/You Never Give Me Your Money, 4 - Medley: Sun King/Mean Mr. Mustard/Polythene /5().
  9. Booker T.’s instrumental adaptation of Abbey Road (released just months earlier) plus seven bonus cuts! Along with their hit spin on Something and medleys comprising Here Comes the Sun; Come Together; I Want You, and the rest of the original LP, you’ll hear their groovy takes on Eleanor Rigby; Michelle; Day Tripper; Lady Madonna, and more including an unreleased alternate take.

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