9 thoughts on “ 96 Tears - Various - Black On White: Great R&B Covers Of Rock Classics (CD) ”

  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Black On White: Great R&B Covers Of Rock Classics on Discogs.
  2. Some of the covers of "white" rock by black greats are hits that you expect to be here: The Pointer Sisters' smash of Springsteen's (via Robert Gordon) "Fire"; Ike & Tina's nuff-said "Proud Mary"; The Four Tops' mix of Motown manhood and Levi Stubbs' gently forceful melancholy on "Walk Away Renee"; Aretha's gospel take of The Band's "The Weight /5(4).
  3. "96 Tears" is a song recorded by the American garage rock band? and the Mysterians in (see in music). In October of that year, it was #1 on the Billboard Hot in the U.S. and on the RPM in Canada. Billboard ranked the record as the #5 song for It is ranked # on the Rolling Stone list of the Greatest Songs of All reftherfdersgilapen.anasasatproguntrakineqovledcya.co November 11, , the single was certified Genre: Garage rock, pop rock, psychedelic rock.
  4. Black On White collects a bunch of R&B covers of pop hits, including Run-D.M.C.'s "Walk This Way," Wilson Pickett's "Hey Jude," and Aretha Franklin's "Satisfaction." Although it sounds like a cheap gimmick, the results are surprisingly good and thoroughly listenable, with no embarrassing tracks; in fact, the best material is positively transcendent.
  5. All together, this "black"-ening/injection of soul into very "white" songs works surprisingly well. If you're a rock person, you'll appreciate the versions. If you are a pure soul fan, the covers fit into your taste. It crosses over, into different genres, perfectly/5.
  6. The rave-that closes Performance: Rockin’ The Fillmore is among one of the greatest hard-rock cover songs of an R&B tune (in this case, a Ray Charles original) and certainly one of the most fun.
  7. Jul 10,  · i've got a classic rock covers band that's started gigging frequently (we cover leeds/ yorkshire and are actually quite good). our set is a mixture of well known stuff and more obscure personal faves. however we quickly realised it's the well known stuff that really gets the crowd going, and really that's what you want when playing live. we've gone the democratic route up until now but i'm.
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  9. The same goes for? and the Mysterians 96 Tears album, which I own on CD, no less. It's good. It ain't great. The various comps of the Shadows Of Knight, Gonn, Alarm Clocks et al are all much the same. Despite one or two genius singles, the bulk is just covers of r&b songs, British Invasion songs, perhaps a few pastiches of same or an older.

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