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5.0 out of 5 stars ETTA JUST KEEPS GETTIN' BETTA'
The legendary Etta James has said that she was inspired to record this album after seeing the PBS TV series "The Blues" produced by Martin Scorcese.
Referring to the series James said, "What I found was so full of what life is about: being born and dying; joy and sorrow; salvation and sin......As I started reaching deeper I realized that most of the blues of that...
Published on 30 Jun 2004 by Gail Cooke

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3.0 out of 5 stars A bit disappointing
I've been a fan of Etta's for nearly 40 years, and I especially love her blues material, but, frankly, this isn't her best shot at it. Most of the songs are covers of the songs that made me get into the blues in the first place, such as 'Don't Start Me Talking', 'Smokestack Lightnin' and many more, but the sad fact is that she doesn't really seem to put her heart and soul...
Published on 3 Jun 2005 by Richard Vernon


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5.0 out of 5 stars Solid hard-core blues - great!, 24 Sep 2014
This review is from: Blues To The Bone (Audio CD)
Straight forward, hard core blues and none the worse for that.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars, 2 Aug 2014
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