The Best of the Mississippi Recordings Tweet
You tell them everything,
You don’t know anything,
It’s all a master plan,
You’re just a robot man!
- “Robot Man” - track 16
from “Early On”
is proud to announce the release of Early
On: The Best of the Mississippi Recordings!
The album includes TWENTY SONGS recorded in
Mississippi between 1972-1976 with a number
of different band configurations (The
Invaders, Cottonrock, and Sabastian Carrot).
All of the tracks were recorded prior to
Steve's move to New York City and the
release of his debut album, Alive On
Arrival, in 1978.
Steve has commented that these tracks are
some of his very favorites from throughout
Continue reading to stream “Off On the Run”
and “Nothin’ In the World” from Early On:
The Best of the Mississippi Recordings.
In addition, we are releasing “Get Your
Motor Running!” – a live set that was
recorded in Meridian, MS, on September 2,
2011, at a one off show with The Queen City
This disc was previously available as part
of a larger Over With You bundle and is now
seeing a general release for the first time.
The 10 tracks include a number of Forbert
classics and three fantastic cover songs
("Heartbreak Hotel," "Rock & Roll," and
"Born To Be Wild"). Meridianites Clay Barnes
(lead guitar) and Adam Box (drums) are
joined by Kenny Ames on bass guitar.
Stream Steve’s cover of “Heartbreak Hotel”
from “Get Your Motor Running!” below.
Both of these new discs will be available
for sale individually or as part of a larger
bundle that will allow you to purchase the
two albums along with an autographed copy of
Steve’s new studio release, Over With You.
All items are currently in stock and ready
to ship! Use the links below to place your
order and thank you for all of your support
Early On & Over
With You CD and T-Shirt Bundle
Over With You AUTOGRAPHED CD
* Early On: The Best of the Mississippi Recordings CD
* "Get Your Motor Running!" CD
* Your choice of one of our Over With You T-Shirts
Early On: The
Best of the Mississippi Recordings CD
Your Motor Running!" CD
Early On: The Best of the Mississippi Recordings
Collects tracks recorded in Mississippi by Steve
Forbert (with various bands) from 1972-1976
1. "Is Ev'rybody Ready...?"
2. You (The Ink)
3. Off On The Run
4. Soul Time
5. Lonely, Lonely, Lonely
6. Goin' Down To Laurel
7. Clay Burns
8. It's Wrong
9. Please, Please, Please
10. Nothin' In The World
11. Jeminy (And The Barebacked Puzzle)
12. Comedy Heights
13. Only You (And Nobody Else)
14. One Lucky Break
15. Around The World
16. Robot Man
17. Slow Down, Baby
18. Six Gun Love
19. It Ain't Gonna Rain (If Wayne Don't Want It
20. Something To Hide?
21. Winter Wind
"Get Your Motor Running!"
Steve Forbert and the Queen City Fever Band
Recorded Live on September 2, 2011 at the Temple
Theater in Meridian, MS
1. Baby, Don't
2. Heartbreak Hotel
3. Song For Katrina
5. Born To Be Wild
6. What Kinda Guy?
7. Steve Forbert's Midsummer Night's Toast
8. Romeo's Tune
9. Don't Look Down, Pollyanna
10. Rock & Roll / You Can Not Win If You Do Not