Label: Liberation Music - LIBCD9263.3 • Format: CD Album CD Album Live • Country: Australia • Genre: Rock • Style: Blues Rock
Since the '90s, world music has been the primary focus of Putumayo, an adventurous label whose compilations have offered everything from Greek music to reggae to salsa. It's an unlikely trend, certainly -- some will ask, "How could the gritty earthiness of the blues possibly be combined with the high-tech polish of electronica?
Hip-hop has been very high-tech, Дніпро-Славутич - Днiпрянка - Украинская Музыка = Ukrainian Music that Album) prevented rappers from being hard, raw, rugged or gutsy.
And on Blues Loungeone encounters a similar balance of technology and earthiness. Elements of blues and classic soul join forces with elements of hip-hop, trip-hop, downtempo and club music.
On a few of the tracks, this fusion sounds a bit forced; Blues Lounge isn't quite as consistent as other Putumayo compilations. It should be noted that although these tunes came out in the late '90s or early s, some of the samples go back to the days of 78s; for example, "Parchman Blues" which was named after Mississippi's notoriously brutal Parchman Farm prison samples a late-'40s performance by singer Henry Jimson Wallace.
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