Brèves / 04.01.2021

Palmarès 2020 (part. 4)

Albums, révélations, chansons, rééditions… Voici ce qui a le plus marqué les membres de notre rédaction en 2020. Quatrième partie.

André Hobus

Andrew Alli / “Hard Workin’ Man” (Eller Soul)
Backtrack Blues Band / “Your Baby Has Left” (Vizztone)
Sugar Ray & the Bluetones / “Too Far From The Bar” (Severn)
Johnny Iguana / “Chicago Spectacular!” (Delmark)
Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters / “Rise Up” (Stony Plain)
Shemekia Copeland / “Uncivil War” (Alligator)
Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite / “100 Years Of Blues” (Alligator)
Country Music / A film by Ken Burns (Arte Éditions)

Andrew Alli
• The Hi-Jivers

Titres marquants
Under my thumb / Shemekia Copeland
Apple pie and a .45 / Shemekia Copeland
Walk until I ride / Shemekia Copeland
100 years of blues / Elvin Bishop & Charles Musselwhite
Old school / Elvin Bishop & Charles Musselwhite

Fenton Robinson / “Out Of Chicago: The Chicago Blues Master Live & Studio Sessions 1989/92” (JSP)
• “Cadillac Baby’s Bea & Baby Records” (Earwig)
Ruth Brown / He Treats Your Daughter Mean” (Bear Family)
John Lee Hooker / “Documenting The Sensation Recordings 1948-1952” (Ace)
Boss Black Rockers, Vol. 5 (Koko Mojo)

Hugues Marly

Brent Faiyaz / “Fuck The World” (Lost Kids)
Khruangbin & Leon Bridges / “Texas Sun” (Dead Oceans-Columbia)
Liam Bailey / “Ekundayo” (Big Crown)
Lianne La Havas / “Lianne La Havas” (Warner Music)
• “Penrose Records Vol. 1” (Penrose)
Peter CottonTale / “CATCH” (Autopublié)
Swamp Dogg / “Sorry You Couldn’t Make It” (Joyful Noise)
79rs Gang / “Expect The Unexpected” (Sinking City)

Alecia Renece 
• Arlo Parks 
• Fana Hues 
• Joey Quinones
• Pip Millett 

Titres marquants
Kool aid / Kirby
Sweeter  / Leon Bridges feat. Terrace Martin
I’m new here  / Gil Scott-Heron & Makaya McCraven
Keep dreamin’ / Steve Arrington
Mango  / KAMAUU feat. Adeline 

• “Everything Is Gonna Be Alright – 50 years of Westbound Soul & Funk” (Ace)
• The Meters / “Gettin’ Funkier All The Time – The Complete Josie & Warner recordings (1968-1977)” (Soul Music)
• “Black Fire. Soul Love Now: The Black Fire Records Story, 1975-1993” (Strut)
The Silky Vincent Group / “The Complete Hook-Up Recordings” (Tramp)
• “Stone Crush – Memphis Modern Soul 1977-1987” (Light In The Attic)

Brigitte Charvolin

Andrew Alli / “Hard Workin’ Man” (Eller Soul)
Robert Cray / “That’s What I Heard” (Nozzle-Thirty Tigers)
Sonny Green / “Found! One Soul Singer” (Little Village Foundation)
Nora Jean Wallace / “Blues Woman” (Severn)
Kevin Burt / “Stone Crazy” (Gulf Coast)
Bobby Rush / “Rawer Than Raw” (Deep Rush)
Rev. John Wilkins / “Trouble” (Goner)
Crystal Thomas / “It’s The Blues Funk” (P-Vine)

• Andrew Alli
• Sonny Green

Titres marquants
The longer that I live / Curtis Salgado
I’m just like you / Wee Willie Walker

Elder Charles Beck / “Your Man Of Faith” (Gospel Friend)
Big Joe Turner / “The Complete Boss Of The Blues” (Bear Family)
Esther Phillips / “Brand New Day – The Lenox/Atlantic& Roulette Recordings” (Soul
Billy Wright / “Billy’s Boogie Blues” (Jasmine)
Ruth Brown / “Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean” (Bear Family)