New expanded edition of this soulful classic. Booker T. Jones was a keyboardist, who along with the R&B instrumental group The MG’s, recorded many charting albums on the Stax label in the late 1960s. He did make a couple of solo albums during the 1970s. One of them was Evergreen, originally issued in 1974 on the Epic label. This album features Jim Keltner & David T. Walker. Our CD reissue features six previously unreleased bonus tracks!
1. Winter Lady- Leonard Cohen
2. Learning to Fly- Tom Petty
3. Birds- Neil Young (after the goldfish)
4. Farewell Angelina – Bob Dylan (bootleg series vol. II)
5. You Don’t Miss Your Water – William Bell
6. The River- Bruce Springsteen (off of the River)
7. Motel Blues – Loudon Wainwright III
8. Distortions- Clinic
9. Sara – Bob Dylan (off of Desire)
10. The Book Of Love- The Magnetic Fields (69 Love Songs)
11. Avalanche – Leonard Cohen (off of Songs of Love and Hate)
12. All My Trials (spiritual, traditional)
13. Close Your Eyes I’ll Be Here In The Morning (Townes Van Zandt)
The River & The Thread, Rosanne Cash’s first album in more than four years, will be released on January 14, 2014 by Blue Note Records. Cash wrote the album’s 11 original songs with her longtime collaborator (and husband) John Leventhal, who also served as producer, arranger and guitarist.She was joined in the studio by a cast of friends and fellow musicians who also have a deep affection for and/or roots in the South, including Cory Chisel, Rodney Crowell (who also co-wrote one song), Amy Helm, Kris Kristofferson, Allison Moorer, John Prine, Derek Trucks, John Paul White (The Civil Wars), Tony Joe White and Gabe Witcher (The Punch Brothers.) Deluxe edition has 3 bonus studio tracks not included on the standard edition.