The Earl Bostic Story (4CD)

Earl Bostic

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4
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Temp Out Of Stock
Delivery Estimate
5-10 days
Genre
Blues
Label
Proper Box
Released
February 18, 2013

Format: Compact Disc

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Description

A 106 track survey of alto sax player Bostic a technical master of his instrument who cut his teeth with many jazz bands during the 1930s. He was to become a hugely influential player who had many hits during his 50s heyday with a jump blues and R&B stlye.

All the hits are included and his full story is told in the 44 page booklet that also includes full session detail and rare photos.

More Info

Key Value
Catalogue number PROPERBOX5112
Barcode 0805520221122
Number of items 4
Packaging type Box Set
Imported No
Weight 218g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 126mm x 18mm x 130mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. The Man I Love -
2. Hurricane Blues -
3. The Major And The Minor -
4. All On -
5. Liza -
6. That's The Groovy Thing Part A. -
7. Tippin' In -
8. Baby You Don't Know It All -
9. Jumpin' Jack -
10. That's The Groovy Thing Part B -
11. The Barefoot Boy -
12. That's The Heat You Gotta Beat -
13. Let's Ball Tonight - Pt 1. -
14. Let's Ball Tonight - Pt 2. -
15. Away -
16. Where Or When -
17. Cuttin' Out -
18. My Special Dream -
19. I'm The Guy Who Loves You -
20. Here Goes -
21. Bostic's Jump -
22. Earl's Rumboogie -
23. Hot Sauce Boss -
24. 8:45 Stomp -
25. Disc Jockey Nightmare -
26. Slightly Groovy -
27. Bar Fly Baby -

Disc 2

Track Listing — Disc 2

Song Title Time
1. Artistry By Bostic -
2. Scotch Jam -
3. Apollo Theatre Jump -
4. Serenade To Beauty -
5. Tiger Rag -
6. The Man I Love -
7. Temptation -
8. Bostic's Boogie Blues -
9. Joy Dust -
10. Wild Man -
11. Watch Where You Walk Boy -
12. Blip Boogie -
13. From Midnight Till Dawn -
14. Swing Low Sweet Boogie -
15. Earl's Imagination -
16. Earl Blows A Fuse -
17. Nay! Nay! Go Away! -
18. Who Snuck The Wine In The Gravy? -
19. Earl's Blues -
20. Sugar Hill Blues -
21. Choppin' It Down -
22. Filibuster -
23. No Name Blues -
24. Serenade -
25. Seven Steps -
26. Portrait Of A Faded Love -
27. Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams -

Disc 3

Track Listing — Disc 3

Song Title Time
1. Way Down -
2. Don't You Do It -
3. Merry Widow Waltz -
4. Wrap It Up -
5. Rockin' And Reelin' -
6. September Song -
7. I Can't Give You Anything But Love -
8. Flamingo -
9. Sleep -
10. How Could It Have Been You And I -
11. Always -
12. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You -
13. The Moon Is Low -
14. Lover Come Back To Me -
15. Chains Of Love -
16. I Got Loaded -
17. Velvet Sunset -
18. Moonglow -
19. Linger Awhile -
20. Ain't Misbehavin' -
21. You Go To My Head -
22. The Hour Of Parting -
23. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes -
24. For You -
25. Sheik Of Araby -
26. Cherokee -
27. Steam Whistle Jump -

Disc 4

Track Listing — Disc 4

Song Title Time
1. The Song Is Ended -
2. Melancholy Serenade -
3. The Very Thought Of You -
4. Memories -
5. What, No Pearls? -
6. Smoke Rings -
7. Deep Purple -
8. Jungle Drums -
9. Cracked Ice -
10. Danube Waves -
11. Poeme -
12. My Heart At Thy Sweet Voice -
13. O Sole Mio -
14. Off Shore -
15. Blue Skies -
16. Mambostic -
17. Time On My Hands -
18. Mambolino -
19. These Foolish Things -
20. Song Of The Islands -
21. Liebestraum -
22. Night And Day -
23. Sweet Lorraine -
24. Beyond The Blue Horizon -
25. East Of The Sun -