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Asleep At The Wheel - Asleep At The Wheel download mp3 album
Album:
Asleep At The Wheel
Style:
Swing, Texas Blues
Released:
1985
Country:
Canada
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1253 mb
MP3 vers. size:
1991 mb
WMA vers. size:
1732 mb
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Asleep at the Wheel is an American country music group that was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia, but based in Austin, Texas. Altogether, they have won nine Grammy Awards since their 1970 inception. In their career, they have released more than twenty studio albums, and have charted more than twenty singles on the Billboard country charts. Their highest-charting single, "The Letter That Johnny Walker Read", peaked at No. 10 in 1975.

Asleep at the Wheel moved to MCA for 1980's Framed, but all was not well: founding member Lucky Oceans left the group that year, and Chris O'Connell took a leave of absence to start a family not long after. Plus, the group was heavily in debt, forcing the bandmembers to work on commercials and movie soundtracks. The financial problems conspired to keep them off record for the next few years, and when they returned on Dot/MCA with a self-titled album in 1985, they were virtually ignored. This unit recorded the major comeback effort Asleep at the Wheel 10 in 1987, which brought them back to the Top 20 of the country album and singles charts (the latter via "House of Blue Lights") for the first time in over a decade. Additionally, the album's "String of Pars" won them their second Grammy for Best Country Instrumental, and featured contributions from fiddle legend and onetime Texas Playboy Johnny Gimble.

For the Bloodhound Gang song, see One Fierce Beer Coaster. Asleep at the Wheel performing in San Diego, California. In 1974, they released their second album, Asleep at the Wheel, with a cover of Louis Jordan's "Choo Choo Ch'Boogie", which was their first single to hit the country charts. The following year had the release of Texas Gold as the group's third album with the top-ten Country hit single "The Letter That Johnny Walker Read". In addition, they played on PBS's Austin City Limits, where they have since performed a record-setting 10 times

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Forming in 1969, Asleep at the Wheel was one of the first bands (along with Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen) of the long-haired hippie generation to look back to American roots music traditions like Western swing and boogie-woogie, but the world wasn't quite ready when they released their 1973 debut on United Artists. The following year, they switched over to Epic for their self-titled sophomore release, and began to really make a name for themselves. Their twanged-up version of the old Louis Jordan R&B tune "Choo Choo Ch'Boogie" became a minor country hit,.

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Tracklist

A1 Cotton-Eyed Joe 2:19
A2 Deep Water 3:04
A3 The Way We Make A Broken Heart 3:24
A4 Write Your Own Song 2:35
A5 Liar's Moon 3:35
B1 Across The Alley From The Alamo 2:52
B2 That's Your Red Wagon 2:58
B3 Switch'in In The Kitchen 4:14
B4 Baby 3:56
B5 Shorty 3:55

Credits

  • Design – Thomas Ryan Design
  • Photography By – Jim McGuire
  • Producer – Ray Benson, Willie Nelson (tracks: A4)
  • Vocals – Chris O'Connell, Ray Benson

Notes

Recorded at Austin Recording Studio, Austin, Texas
Bee Creek Studios, Austin, Texas
Pedernales recording Studio, Briarcliff, Texas

Mixed at Omega Sound, Dallas, Texas
Bee Creek Studios, Austin, Texas

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 07674190361
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): MCA-4784 MI-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): MCA-4785 MI-4

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MCA-39036 Asleep At The Wheel Asleep At The Wheel ‎(Cass) Dot Records MCA-39036 Canada 1985
MCAC 39036 Asleep At The Wheel Asleep At The Wheel ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Dot Records MCAC 39036 US 1985
MCA-39036 Asleep At The Wheel Asleep At The Wheel ‎(LP, Album) Dot Records MCA-39036 Canada 1985
MCAD-20840 Asleep At The Wheel Asleep At The Wheel ‎(CD, Album) MCA Records MCAD-20840 US 1985