Greatest Grooves

Greatest Grooves

by Joe Poovey

CD

Overview

Greatest Grooves follows the career of Joe Poovey from his early country and rockabilly recordings from the '50s to some of his later efforts ('70s through the '90s), which range from straight country to retro-rockabilly made for European labels. The collection entirely bypasses the '60s, during which Poovey made some of his most commercially successful records, but most listeners will be primarily interested in the '50s material, which makes up over half the disc. "Move Around" and "Ten Long Fingers" are minor masterpieces of the original rockabilly era, and are the primary reasons why Poovey is remembered today. An interesting bonus is two Christmas recordings from a 78 made by Poovey as a young teen.

Product Details

Release Date: 07/30/2013
Label: Imports
UPC: 5012814030376
catalogNumber: 1196617

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Joe Poovey   Primary Artist,Band
Joe Bailey   Drums
Brenda Barnett   Background Vocals
Buddy Griffin   Guitar
Bobby Rambo   Guitar,Slap Bass
C.B. Oliver   Piano
Paul Blunt   Steel Guitar
Artie Glenn   Bass
Bill Simmons   Piano
Orville Couch   Guitar,Hand Clapping,screams
Howard Reed   Guitar
Albert Talley   Pedal Steel Guitar
Eddie McDuff   Fiddle
Mickey Jones   Drums

Technical Credits

David Dennard   Liner Notes
Ian Wallis   Liner Notes
Frank Laudo   Artwork
Richard Manning   Composer
Hoffman   Composer
Dave Travis   Producer
Traditional   Composer

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