James Taylor: Sweet Baby James
Key tracks: Can’t pick, love the whole thing
Amos Lee: Amos Lee
Key tracks: Keep it Loose, Keep it Tight. Seen it all Before, All My Friends
Jimi Hendrix: Are You Experienced
Key Tracks: Manic Depression, Wind Cries Mary, Are You Experienced?, Red House
Robert Francis: Before Nightfall
Key tracks: Climb a Mountain, Mescaline
Fleetwood Mac: Rumours
Key tracks: Dreams, Never Going Back Again
Hope you dig.
How about we share some records. These are a few that changed me as a listener and ultimately a writer.
Key Track: Darkest Hour is Just Before Dawn
Derek and the Dominoes: Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs
Key Tracks: Bell Bottom Blues, Have You Ever Loved a Woman
The Band: The Band
Key Tracks: Up On Cripple Creek, Look Out Cleveland, The Unfaithful Servant
Nick Drake: Five Leaves Left
Key Tracks: Time Has Told Me, Fruit Tree
Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited
Key Tracks: Highway 61 Revisited, Desolation Row
That’s the first installment. I could’ve jawed for a long time about all of these, but I’ll spare you and would rather you just listen.
Samuel Gregg’s Debut EP ,”Wasting Daylight”, is in final stages of production. The three-song teaser EP should be available late this year. “I’ve been in the process of writing a full-length for a while and simply got impatient for folks to hear it…I’ve basically decided to release the B-sides first with a Dave Rawlings-esque live in-studio feel…”.