Articles tagged al kooper

26 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

Al Kooper: Fifty/Fifty

This compilation swells with marvelous material, as Kooper’s large oeuvre lets him cherry pick tunes, with nary a clunker here.

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8 Jun 2008 // 10:59 PM

Backstage Passes and Backstabbing Bastards by Al Kooper

Kooper's stories are detailed, voluminous and engaging -- and here you get them all.

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Al Kooper, New York City (You’re a Woman) (1971)

This album features some of the best of Kooper's original compositions and is free of his tendency to include reinterpretations of over-familiar songs.

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26 Sep 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Al Kooper: Black Coffee

This disc harkens back to the days when black coffee was a warm cup of joe at the diner served by a waitress named Betty, not a steaming Starbucks brew made by a barista.

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	Mike Bloomfield, Al Kooper, Steven Stills: Supersession [extra tracks]

For Bloomfield-Kooper fans, and there are many, this year has started off with a real bang. There’ve been two CD releases that Al Kooper

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        Al Kooper: Rare & Well Done: The Greatest and Rarest of Al Kooper

Everyone knows Al Kooper in one form or another. If the name isn’t instantly recognizable, then Kooper’s long list of musical contributions and

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'Sugar Hill' Breaks Out the Old-School Zombies

// Short Ends and Leader

"Sugar Hill was made in a world before ordinary shuffling, Romero-type zombies took over the cinema world.

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