JAY, ABNER

TRUE STORY OF ABNER JAY (MISSISSIPPI RECORDS)

JAY, ABNER - TRUE STORY OF ABNER JAY 157731
Format:
1 LP
Release:
24.03.2023
Label:
MISSISSIPPI RECORDS
Kat.-Nr.:
157731
Barcode:
0850024931060
Compilation culled from Abners' self released LPs & 7"s featuring hits such as 'I'm So Depressed,' 'Cocaine', 'Vietnam,' & 'The Reason Young People Do Drugs.' Abner Jay was a one-man band He plays the guitar or 6-string electric banjo, harmonica and bass drum and high hat with his feet.

A singer/songwriter deserving of a wider listening audience than he received in his day.

This is the first vinyl release of his material since the 1970s and is a true classic. Great soulful folk / folkie blues.

LP includes three inserts including a biography, an informative pamphlet about Abner & a press statement all penned by Abner himself.

Tip on jacket. Thank you to Brandie Jay.
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. I'M SO DEPRESSED
  • 1.2. COCAINE
  • 1.3. VIETNAM
  • 1.4. ST JAMES INFIRMARY BLUES
  • 1.5. CLEO
  • 1.6. WOKE UP THIS MORNING
  • 1.7. MY MULE
  • 1.8. OL' MAN RIVER
  • 1.9. DON'T MESS WITH ME BABY
  • 1.10. I AM GEORGIA BOUND
  • 1.11. THE REASON YOUNG PEOPLE USE DRUGS