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Booker T. & The M.G.'s - McLemore Avenue mp3 download
Performer: Booker T. & The M.G.'s
Title: McLemore Avenue
Country: US
Released: 2014
Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
Rating: 4.9/5
FLAC size: 1455 mb | MP3 size: 1388 mb | WMA size: 1418 mb
Genre: Funk | Soul

For the album, see The MG's (album). This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Booker T. & the . s continued to issue instrumental singles and albums throughout the 1960s. The group was a successful recording combo in its own right, but most of the work by the musicians in the band during this period was as the core of the de facto house band at Stax Records. In 1970, Lennon's wish was granted, in a sense, when Booker T. and the . s recorded McLemore Avenue (named for the street where Stax Records was located), on which they performed instrumental cover versions of thirteen of the songs on Abbey Road, condensing twelve of them into three medleys, and also included a cover of George Harrison's.

Booker T. s ‎– McLemore Avenue. Label: Stax ‎– STS-2027. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold. For the finest reproduction of this ultra high fidelity recording use the RIAA curve position. Stax Records, A Division of Famous Music Corporation, A G+W Company, 926 E. McLemore, Memphis, Tennessee 38106 Printed in the . Tracklist shows titles as they appear on sleeve, individual track titles are listed on labels. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Promo, Gatefold. Back cover: Stax Records, a Division of Famous Music Corporation, a G + W Company 926 E. Labels: ● Div. of Paramount Pictures Corp. a G+W Co. Stax Records, 926 East McLemore, Memphis, Tennessee 38106. Matrix, Runout (Side A label): STL-0103.

About as original as an album of covers gets! Booker T. Jones was so taken with the Beatles’ Abbey Road, he claims he had to respond, just to say thanks. He convened the MG’s - drummer Al Jackson J. bassist Donald Duck Dunn, and guitarist Steve Cropper, and recorded McLemore Avenue, a cover version of the entire Abbey Road album in three long medleys (that approximated the structure of the Beatles’ album - particularly its second side) with a cover of George Harrison’s Something set aside as a single.

McLemore Avenue (1970). Album by Booker T. I Want You. was sampled in. The First Episode by 8Ball & MJG (1993). Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End/Here Comes the Sun/Come Together. is a cover of. Come Together by The Beatles (1969). Here Comes the Sun by The Beatles (1969). Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End by The Beatles (1969).

Keeping in mind that Soul Dressing was really a collection of scattered singles, and that Up Tight was really a movie soundtrack, Melting Pot may claim the distinction of being the really first . s album to be conceived as an album, with all original compositions - not to mention that two of the compositions go over eight minutes, which was perfectly alright.

More by Booker T. The Very Best Of Booker T. & The MG's. Stax Profiles: Booker T. s Soul Men. More Booker T. Listen to McLemore Avenue (Remastered) now. Listen to McLemore Avenue (Remastered) in full in the this site app. Play on this site.

Get the Tempo of the tracks from McLemore Avenue (1970) by Booker T. This album has an average beat per minute of 80 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 80/80 BPM). Tracklist McLemore Avenue. 1. Medley: Golden Slumbers, Carry That Weight, The End, Here Comes the Sun, Come Together.

Tracklist Hide Credits

(Medley) (15:46)
1.1 Golden Slumbers
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
1.2 Carry That Weight
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
1.3 The End
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
1.4 Here Comes The Sun
Written-By – G. Harrison*
1.5 Come Together
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
2 Something
Written-By – G. Harrison*
(Medley) (7:25)
3.1 Because
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
3.2 You Never Give Me Your Money
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
(Medley) (10:39)
4.1 Sun King
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
4.2 Mean Mr. Mustard
Written-By – P. McCartney*
4.3 Polythene Pam
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
4.4 She Came In Through The Bathroom Window
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*
4.5 I Want You, She's So Heavy
Written-By – P. McCartney-J. Lennon*

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Universal Classics & Jazz
  • Marketed By – Universal Music LLC
  • Distributed By – Universal Music LLC


  • Art Direction – David Krieger, The Graffiteria
  • Artwork [Art Supervision] – Herb Kole
  • Engineer – Gordon Rudd, Rik Pekkonen, Ron Capone
  • Engineer [Re-Mix Engineer] – John Fry, Steve Cropper
  • Lacquer Cut By – P.R.*
  • Photography By – Joel Brodsky
  • Producer, Arranged By – Booker T. & The M.G.'s*

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 988005 847126
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
STS-2027 Booker T. & The M.G.'s* McLemore Avenue ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Stax STS-2027 US 1970
1C 062-91 242 Booker T & The Mg's McLemore Avenue ‎(LP, Album) Stax 1C 062-91 242 Germany 1970
SKL 933760 Booker T. & The M.G.'s* McLemore Avenue ‎(LP, Album) Stax SKL 933760 New Zealand 1970
SCD 24 8552 2 Booker T. & The M.G.'s* McLemore Avenue ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig) Stax SCD 24 8552 2 Germany 2004
STS 2027 Booker T & The MG's McLemore Avenue ‎(LP, Album) Stax STS 2027 Netherlands 1970