» » Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band ‎- Get Out Of Denver (2012)

Information of news
9-09-2015, 08:18

Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band ‎- Get Out Of Denver (2012)

Category: Music

Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band ‎- Get Out Of Denver (2012)

Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band ‎- Get Out Of Denver (2012)
XLD | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Smokin', SMCD910 | ~ 369 or 164 Mb | Scans(600dpi, jpg) -> 65 Mb
Classic Rock

~ Live KBPI-FM broadcast from Ebbet's Field, Denver, Colorado 8th July 1974 ~

In the mid-1970s there was really only one guy who could truly rival Bruce Springsteen as the burgeoning champion of American blue-collar rock - and that man was Bob Seger. Both of these artists were renowned for hard-driving, yet soulful live performances featuring powerhouse backing groups, the E-Street Band and Silver Bullet Band respectively.
Bruce Springsteen broke into the big time first with his August 1975-released third album, Born to Run which reached no.3 on the Billboard charts. Seger had to wait just a little longer for his break-out into the mainstream, when his ninth album, Night Moves, released in October 1976, which finally hit no.8 on the Billboard charts in 1977.
The performance on this CD is from a little earlier - July 1974 - when Bob Seger was busy rampaging across the USA steadily solidifying his reputation as an all-out rocker of the very highest calibre. By this stage he already had a supremely strong body of work to draw on for his live sets, having already released seven well-received studio albums since 1969. He had already built up a fearsome reputation in his native state, Michigan.
Probably the best-known of Seger's own early compositions included on this CD is the title track ‘Get Out of Denver' (from the 1974 album Seven), which was later covered by Eddie & the Hot Rods and Status Quo amongst others. ‘Rosalie' is another of Seger's better-known songs, taken from Back in ‘72 (1973) and most memorably covered by Thin Lizzy. The oldest Seger original here is ‘Ramblin' Gamblin' Man' the title track of his 1969 debut album.
‘Song to Rufus' is a rarely performed cut, drawn from 1970's Mongrel LP. ‘Someday' and ‘Heavy Music' are the only two original compositions on 1972's Smokin' O.P.'s album, the sleeve of which parodies the Lucky Strike cigarette logo. Apart from these two songs, the album otherwise consists solely of cover versions. ‘All Your Love' and ‘UMC' (Upper Middle Class) are both from Seven, released, just a few months before this performance, in March 1974. The remaining Seger composition is the otherwise-unreleased ‘Sail On'.
And - like Springsteen - Seger's live sets are liberally sprinkled with dynamic cover versions - included herein are the relatively-obscure ‘Gang Bang', originally by The Sensational Alex Harvey Band, ‘Nutbush City Limits' written by the irrepressible Tina Turner, Van Morrison's bluesy ‘I've Been Working', a marathon 12-minute version of Chuck Berry's classic ‘Let It Rock' and, the set-opener, Blues legend Albert King's ‘Don't Burn Down the Bridge'.


01. Don't Burn Down the Bridge (Albert King) (04:19)
02. I've Been Working (Van Morrison) (04:52)
03. U.M.C. (03:41)
04. Sail On (04:53)
05. Someday (04:46)
06. Nutbush City Limits (Tina Turner) (03:59)
07. Heavy Music (04:43)
08. Ramblin' Gamblin' Man (02:57)
09. Gang Bang (Alex Harvey, Hugh McKenna) (05:38)
10. All Your Love (04:38)
11. Let It Rock (Chuck Berry) (12:11)
12. Get Out of Denver (05:28)
13. Rosalie (03:24)
14. Song to Rufus (04:03)
Download link:
Links are Interchangeable - Single Extraction - Premium is support resumable



Site BBcode/HTML Code:
Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user.
We recommend you Sign up or Login to website under your name.
Would you like to leave your comment? Please Login to your account to leave comments. Don't have an account? You can create a free account now.

Tag Cloud

archive of news

free html hit counter