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Tuesday, March 13, 2012


If this song doesn't dig its claws into you within the first ten seconds, I would seriously question why you're here. This is one of those tracks that causes the listener to completely buckle under the pressure of the monumental nature of the groove; you either bow to its glory OR ELSE.

While I have a handful of other enjoyable Mitty Collier records, this one is running on something akin to nitro fuel.

Sadly, Mitty's career (which began after her discovery in 1959, and was signed to Chess in 1961) was derailed by polyps on her vocal chords, discovered in 1971. Currently, she is a church pastor.

from 1967...


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1 comment:

Unknown said...

Great record, but I think the bassist is pretty awesome too.