Label: Yellow Dog Records - YD 040 • Format: CD Unofficial Release • Country: Luxembourg • Genre: Rock • Style: Blues Rock
Account Options Sign in. Top charts. New releases. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs. Add to Wishlist. Listen to this album and millions more. First month free. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs is the sole studio album by Derek & The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Unreleased Songs English—American blues rock band Derek and the Dominos, released in November as a double album.
It is best known for its title track, "Layla", and is often regarded as Eric Clapton's greatest musical achievement. Duane Allman played lead and slide guitar on 11 of the 14 songs. Initially regarded as a critical and commercial disappointment, it failed to chart in Britain and peaked at number 16 on the Billboard Top LPs chart in the United States.
The album finally debuted on the UK Albums Chart inpeaking at number Inthe album was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Reviews Review Policy. Classic Rock. Flag as inappropriate. See more. Blind Faith. It has been certified platinum by the RIAA.
Eric Clapton. The album topped various international charts and sold more than two million copies. The album title refers to the address on Ocean Boulevard in Golden Beach, Florida where Clapton lived while recording the album. The street address of the house was changed after the album's release due to fans flocking to the property. The house has long since been rebuilt and the street address restored.
A remastered two-disc deluxe edition of the album was released inwhich included a live concert recorded at the Hammersmith Odeon and additional studio jam sessions. Wheels Of Fire. Wheels of Fire is the third album by the British rock band Cream. It was released in August as a two-disc vinyl LP, with one disc recorded in the studio and the other recorded live.
It reached number three in the United Kingdom and number one in the United States, becoming the world's first platinum-selling double album. In MayRolling Stone magazine ranked it number on its list of the greatest albums of all time. In the UK the studio album art was black print on aluminum foil while the live album art was a negative image of the studio cover.
In Japan, the studio album art was black on gold foil while the live album art was black on aluminum foil. In Australia, both covers were laminated copies of the Japanese releases. The Rolling Stones. It was the last Rolling Derek & The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Unreleased Songs album for guitarist Mick Taylor and the songwriting and recording of the album's title track had a connection to Taylor's eventual replacement, Ronnie Wood.
The album also marked the 10th anniversary since the release of the band's debut album, The Rolling Stones. It's Only Rock 'n Roll combines the core blues and rock 'n' roll-oriented sound with elements of funk and reggae. The Allman Brothers Band. Formed inthe Allman Brothers Band came together following various musical pursuits by each individual member.
Following session work, Duane Allman moved to Jacksonville, Florida where he led large jam sessions with his new band, one he had envisioned as having two guitarists and two drummers. After rounding out the lineup with the addition of his brother, Gregg Allman, the band moved to State Of Attraction (12 Dub Mix) - Rhonda Clark - Between Friends, Georgia, where they were to be one of the premiere acts on Capricorn.
Much of its material was premiered live over the preceding months and combines blues, jazz and country music to varying degrees. Shes Fine, Shes Mine - Lil Ed And The Blues Imperials - Roughhousin includes re-workings of "Trouble No More" and "Don't Want You No More," as well as notable originals such as "Dreams", which highlighted the band's jazz influence, and "Whipping Post", Oman Pa Ye - Nii Amarh Gomez - Sore Sa Bi became a crowd favorite.
It was their first album to feature percussionist Rebop Kwaku Baah and their only album to feature drummer Jim Gordon and bassist Ric Grech.
As with other Traffic albums, The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys featured different forms and offshoots of rock including jazz rock, progressive rock, as well as classic rock and roll. The name of the album's title track was suggested by the actor Michael J. This is the only original Traffic album to feature two lead vocals by Jim Capaldi. His only other unaccompanied vocal on a Traffic studio album was "Dealer" from Mr. The LP's front cover is notable for its top right and bottom left corners being clipped, giving the illusion of a three-dimensional cube.
Released in Novemberthe double album is best known for its title track, "Layla", and is often regarded as Eric Clapton's greatest musical achievement. The other band members were Bobby Whitlock Derek & The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Unreleased Songs keyboards and vocals, Jim Gordon on drums, Carl Radle on bass, and special guest performer Duane Allman on lead and slide guitar on 11 of the 14 songs.
Having failed to chart in Britain originally, it finally debuted on Derek & The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Unreleased Songs UK Albums Chart inpeaking at number Critic Robert Christgau ranked Layla the third greatest album of the s. Live At The Fillmore. Live at the Fillmore is a live double album by Derek and the Dominos, recorded in two performances in October at the Fillmore East and released on 22 February It includes live material previously released on the In Concert album, live material previously released on Eric Clapton's Crossroads box set, and several previously unreleased numbers.
The set-list contains eight Derek and the Dominos songs, three tunes from Clapton's first solo album, and one song from two bands to which Clapton had previously belonged. The Layla Sessions: 20th Anniversary Edition.
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