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Albert Collins - Iceman FLAC album


Performer: Albert Collins
Genre: Blues
Title: Iceman
Country: UK
Released: 1991
Style: Texas Blues
FLAC version ZIP size: 1518 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1576 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1908 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 356
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Band Name Albert Collins. 1. Mr. Collins, Mr. Collins. 3. Don't Mistake Kindness for Weakness.

Published By – Collins & Collins Music, Inc. Recorded At – Memphis Sound Productions. Recorded At – The Manor. Mixed At – Memphis Sound Productions. Mastered At – DB Plus. Mastered At – The Town House. Pressed By – Sonopress – F-1246. Pointblank, Pointblank, Pointblank. 0777 7 86197 2 7, VPBCD 3, 261 318. UK. 1991.

Albert Collins doesn't change anything for his major label debut, Iceman. Like its predecessors, it is slick and professional, featuring a variety of shuffles, R&B tunes, and slow blues, all stamped with Collins's trademark icy wail. None of the songs or performances are particularly noteworthy, but Iceman is a solid set that delivers the goods for fans of his style.

Albert Gene Drewery, known as Albert Collins and the Ice Man (October 1, 1932 – November 24, 1993), was an American electric blues guitarist and singer with a distinctive guitar style. He was noted for his powerful playing and his use of altered tunings and a capo. His long association with the Fender Telecaster led to the title "The Master of the Telecaster".

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Mr. Collins, Mr. Collins
Written-By – G. Collins*
A2 Iceman
Written-By – E. Smith*, G. Collins*
A3 Don't Mistake Kindness For Weakness
Written-By – E. Smith*, G. Collins*
A4 Travellin' South
Written-By – G. Collins*
A5 Put The Shoe On The Other Foot
Written-By – G. Collins*, H. Williams*
B1 I'm Beginning To Wonder
Written-By – E. Smith*, G. Collins*
B2 Head Rag
Written-By – G. Collins*, J.B. Gayden*, S. Richardson*
B3 The Hawk
Written-By – G. Collins*, J.B. Gayden*
B4 Blues For Gabe
Written-By – G. Collins*, J.B. Gayden*, S. Richardson*
B5 Mr. Collins, Mr. Collins (Reprise)
Written-By – G. Collins*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Crispin Cioe
  • Arranged By [Horns Arranged By] – The Uptown Horns*
  • Backing Vocals – Debbie Jamison, Vicki Loveland
  • Bass – Johnny B. Gayden*
  • Design, Art Direction – Icon
  • Drums, Percussion – Soko Richardson
  • Engineer – Ian Taylor
  • Engineer, Mixed By – Greg Archilla
  • Executive-Producer – Hilton Weinberg
  • Guitar, Vocals, Producer, Co-producer – Albert Collins
  • Keyboards – Eddie Harsch
  • Mastered By – Joel Kerr, Tony Noe
  • Mixed By [Assisted By] – Dan Pfeifer
  • Organ – Charles Hodges
  • Photography By – John Stoddart
  • Producer, Co-producer – Jim Gaines
  • Rhythm Guitar – Debbie Davies, Jack Holder, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges
  • Tenor Saxophone – Arno Hecht
  • Trombone – Bob Funk
  • Trumpet – Hollywood Paul Litteral*

Notes

Recorded at Memphis Sound Productions, Beale Street, Memphis, TN and The Manor, Shipton on Cherwell, England.
Assisted Mixing at Memphis Sound.

Mastered at DB+, Valley Stream, NY.

Brass/Horn Players collectively credited/known as The Uptown Horns.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012981 399948
  • Label Code: LC 3098
  • Price Code: PM 464

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VPBLP 3, 211 318 Albert Collins Iceman ‎(LP, Album) Pointblank, Pointblank VPBLP 3, 211 318 UK 1991
VJCP-28021 Albert Collins Iceman ‎(CD, Album, Promo) Pointblank, Virgin Japan VJCP-28021 Japan 1991
91583-4 Albert Collins Iceman ‎(Cass, Album) Charisma 91583-4 US 1991
786197 2 Albert Collins Iceman ‎(CD, Album) Virgin 786197 2 Brazil 1995
0777 7 86197 2 7, VPBCD 3, 261 318 Albert Collins Iceman ‎(CD, Album) Pointblank, Pointblank, Pointblank 0777 7 86197 2 7, VPBCD 3, 261 318 UK 1991