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Robert Randolph & The Family Band

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After emerging from the sacred pedal steel tradition in the African-American Pentecostal church, Robert Randolph has expanded the sonic possibilities of his instrument. Under Randolph's fingers, the pedal steel roars as the star of his fiery live shows, exploding the common perception that its best use was adding atmosphere behind country music weepers. After eight albums Randolph has settled into a forceful soul-gospel-blues-groove which he continues to enrich and explore with each new record. In this collaboration, recorded by skilled Nashville producer Dave Cobb (who also played guitar and co-wrote five of the album's tunes), Randolph mixes things up with a cover of the Pops Staples' "Simple Man," and on the funky, Meters-like "Second Hand Man." "Cut Em Loose" is a powerful hard rock number led by the kind of buzzsaw tone that won the jam band audience over to his cause years ago. The musical intensity increases on "Living Off the Love You Give," with Randolph letting loose on fierce, razor-like lead lines. Brighter Days closes with "Strange Train," another driving, jumpy, R&B-drenched dance tune where Randolph shows again why he is the pedal steel guitar's leading virtuoso. © Robert Baird / Qobuz

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1
Baptise Me
00:04:06

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Channing Wilson, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

2
Don't Fight It
00:03:35

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Dave Cobb, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

3
Simple Man
00:03:03

Roebuck Staples, Composer - Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

4
Have Mercy
00:04:17

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Dave Cobb, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Writer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

5
Cut Em Loose
00:03:37

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Dave Cobb, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

6
Second Hand Man
00:03:03

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

7
Cry Over Me
00:04:47

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Dave Cobb, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

8
I Need You
00:03:23

Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Dave Cobb, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

9
I'm Living Off the Love You Give
00:03:25

Raymond Jackson, Composer - Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Homer Banks, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

10
Strange Train
00:05:14

Shannon Sanders, Composer - Drew Ramsey, Composer - Robert Randolph & The Family Band, MainArtist - Robert Randolph, Composer - Aaron Raitiere, Composer

© 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue ℗ 2019 Mascot Label Group/Provogue

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After emerging from the sacred pedal steel tradition in the African-American Pentecostal church, Robert Randolph has expanded the sonic possibilities of his instrument. Under Randolph's fingers, the pedal steel roars as the star of his fiery live shows, exploding the common perception that its best use was adding atmosphere behind country music weepers. After eight albums Randolph has settled into a forceful soul-gospel-blues-groove which he continues to enrich and explore with each new record. In this collaboration, recorded by skilled Nashville producer Dave Cobb (who also played guitar and co-wrote five of the album's tunes), Randolph mixes things up with a cover of the Pops Staples' "Simple Man," and on the funky, Meters-like "Second Hand Man." "Cut Em Loose" is a powerful hard rock number led by the kind of buzzsaw tone that won the jam band audience over to his cause years ago. The musical intensity increases on "Living Off the Love You Give," with Randolph letting loose on fierce, razor-like lead lines. Brighter Days closes with "Strange Train," another driving, jumpy, R&B-drenched dance tune where Randolph shows again why he is the pedal steel guitar's leading virtuoso. © Robert Baird / Qobuz

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