Midnight Special (4:53)

Cover of Absolutely The Best

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  • RAY7654321

    Listening to the 1997 reissue of the 1957 album "At The Gate Of Horn" which suggest it was recorded live at the Chicago Club of the same name, it was actually a studio album, Odetta's second, recorded in New York City at Esoteric Studios. Song is by Huddie Ledbetter (Leadbelly)and the accompaniment on bass is by Bill Lee

    17 Sep 3:09am Reply
  • RAY7654321

    Absolute Perfection

    11 Jun 3:42pm Reply
  • analogmikke

    Ich liebe deine musik !!! Schade - daß Du nicht mehr unter uns bist !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    28 Apr 2:11pm Reply
  • myrimelomania

    Wow que tonalidad de voz!

    21 May 2012 Reply
  • PattySauce

    Never heard thsi version before, love her deep soulful voice!!!!!! One of my favorite songs

    15 May 2012 Reply
  • RibaRiva

    Wonderful! Jerry Lee Lewis did a version of this too.

    30 Jan 2012 Reply
  • xmeanx

    herzerwärmend

    12 Nov 2011 Reply
  • Foko3

    super !!!

    28 Jul 2011 Reply
  • HorstKrannich

    guter Blues - wunderbar

    2 Jun 2011 Reply
  • ElRet

    Wow.

    18 Apr 2011 Reply
  • lendjaw

    linda voz

    6 Feb 2011 Reply
  • Slientrunner

    big soulful voice from deep down having lived the life she had.

    23 Jan 2011 Reply
  • drabreu

    bluesy voice at its best!

    22 Apr 2010 Reply
  • Edmourt

    Que voz!

    7 Mar 2010 Reply
  • billionairre

    i believe bob dylan sampled parts of this song for "if you ever go to houston" on his new album, "together through life". he's always admired odetta :)

    30 Aug 2009 Reply
  • luckylollyme

    love the piano.... odetta is great....

    23 Apr 2009 Reply
  • speculativism

    This track is connected to the Beatnik group at http://www.last.fm/group/Beatnik

    13 Apr 2009 Reply
  • daniseg

    todas las versiones q he escuchado me emocionan... por ejemplo, q me dicen de la de van morrison? Aunque esta voz...

    3 Apr 2009 Reply
  • daniseg

    esto es lo q llamo una voz poderosa

    1 Apr 2009 Reply
  • counterfriction

    man I can't stand the CCR version. This one's okay, but leadbelly always did it best.

    20 Nov 2008 Reply
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