G.I Blues Volume 1

 

 

Dans la série Classic Album Serie, FTD propose de traiter l'Album G.I Blues en deux volumes composés chacun de 2 CD. Ce premier volume propose l'Album original, des versions différentes ainsi que des Outtakes le tout dans une excellente qualité sonore. A noter que les labels Bootleg ont largement édité les outtakes provenant de ces sessions et déjà dans une excellente qualité sonore.

 


Tracklisting

CD 1

The Original Album

01. Tonight's Is So Right For Love
02. What's She Really Like
03. Frankfort Special
04. Wooden Heart
05. G. I. Blues
06. Pocketful Of Rainbows
07. Shoppin' Around
08. Big Boots
09. Didja' Ever
10. Blue Suede Shoes
11. Doin' The Best I Can

Alternate Song

12. Tonight’s All Right For Love 

Bonus Songs

13. Shoppin’ Around (version #1)
14. Frankfort Special (fast version) 
15. Big Boots (fast version)
16. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 12)
17. Big Boots (medium tempo version)
18. Tonight Is So Right For Love

First Takes

19. Tonight Is So Right For Love (takes 1-2)
20. What’s She Really Like (takes 1-5)
21. Frankfort Special (fast version takes 1-2)
22. Wooden Heart (take 1)
23. G.I.Blues (take 1)
24. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, takes 1-2) 
25. Shoppin’ Around (version #1, take 1) 
26. Big Boots (fast version, takes 1-2)
27. Big Boots (slow version, take 1)
28. Didja’ Ever (take 1) 
29. Tonight’s All Right For Love (take 1) 
30. Doin’ The Best I Can (takes 1-3)

CD 2

April 27-28 Sessions

01. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 3) 
02. Shoppin’ Around (instrumental take 4) 
03. Shoppin’ Around (version #1, takes 2-4)
04. Shoppin’ Around (version #1, take 5)
05. Doin’ The Best I Can (takes 4-7) 
06. Doin’ The Best I Can (takes 8-9) 
07. G.I. Blues (takes 2-4) 
08. G.I. Blues (take 5)
09. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 3)
10. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 4) 
11. Tonight Is So Right For Love (takes 5-7)
12. Frankfort Special (fast version, takes 3-7) 
13. Frankfort Special (fast version, take 8)
14. Big Boots (fast version, take 3) 
15. Big Boots (fast version, take 4) 
16. Big Boots (slow version, takes 2-3) 
17. What’s She Really Like (takes 6-7)
18. What’s She Really Like (takes 8-11)
19. What’s She Really Like (takes 12-13)
20. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, takes 4-7)
21. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 8) 
22. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 9)
23. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 10)
24. Wooden Heart (takes 2-4M)