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[50/50] Album #34: “Hungry Mother Blues”

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Album #34: “Hungry Mother Blues” — Phil Cook & His Feat (2011)

mzi.obzhfadj.170x170-75It has been enlightening and entertaining living next door to a band as they take off. As much as I love each album from Megafaun, my favorite from neighbor Phil Cook is his first solo outing, “Mother Hungry Blues.” Recorded in his living room late one rainy evening, these meloncholic originals evoke country drives and long sunsets. The last number on the album is like hearing an echo of Santo & Johnny’s “Sleep Walk” over a distant mountain lake: