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R.L. Burnside – First Recordings (2003) {2004, MFSL Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}

R.L. Burnside - First Recordings (2003) {2004, MFSL Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}

R.L. Burnside – First Recordings (2003) {2004, MFSL Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 207 MB (CD-Layer) + 1.82 GB (SACD ISO) + 776 MB (SACD FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: MFSL UltraDisc UHR | USA | Cat#: UDSACD 2026 | Genre: Blues

At the time these tracks were cut, 1967 and 1968, R.L. Burnside was working on a plantation in Coldwater, MS, cutting silage. Folklorist George Mitchell was on a mission to record unknown blues singers down South. Mitchell heard about Burnside and paid him a visit, asking if he could record him. That night Mitchell returned to Burnside’s place with a case of beer and some whiskey.Read More