Eilen Jewell - Down Hearted Blues [LP]


Format: Vinyl
Rel. Date: 09/22/2017
UPC: 701237702421

Down Hearted Blues [LP]
Artist: Eilen Jewell
Format: Vinyl


1. It's Your Voodoo Working
2. Another Night To Cry
3. You'll Be Mine
4. Down Hearted Blues
5. I'm A Little Mixed Up
6. You Gonna Miss Me
7. Walking With Frankie
8. Nothing In Rambling
9. Don't Leave Poor Me
10. Crazy Mixed Up World
11. You Know My Love
12. The Poor Girls Story

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On Down Hearted Blues, Eilen and her long-time road band (Jerry Miller, Shawn Supra, Jason Beek) rip through greasy versions of dark blues like Charles Sheffield’s “It’s Your Voodoo Working”, Willie Dixon’s “You Know My Love”, and Albert Washington’s “One of These Days”. The band also strips down the sound, trading in drums and electric instruments for washboards, mandolins, and banjos to cover songs like Memphis Minnie’s “Nothing in Rambling”, Bessie Smith’s “Down Hearted Blues”, and Moonshine Kate’s “Poor Girl’s Story”. 

For over a decade Eilen Jewell has taken her brand of sultry surf-noir and dynamic Americana music to cities from Melbourne to Madrid to Manhattan. Her subtle but powerful musical approach, combined with her warm stage presence and evocative original lyrics, continue to gain her the loyalty of fans worldwide.