Recorded in October 1970 at the Chess Studios in Chicago and released in 1971, Getting Ready... is proof positive that King was the man and that Shelter Records was one cool label. The record includes a cover of Jimmy Rogers' classic "Walking By Myself" and King references Rogers also in the lyrics of another track on the record, "Living on the Highway". Rogers was the first artist to record for Acoustic Sounds' own APO Records label and the first to appear in concert at Acoustic Sounds' Blue Heaven Studios. 200 gram vinyl. Tracks: 1. Same Old Blues 2. Dust My Broom 3. Worried Life Blues 4. Five Long Years 5. Key to the Highway 6. Going Down 7. Living on the Highway 8. Walking by Myself 9. Tore Down 10. Palace of the King.
Audiophile 200 Gram Vinyl Edition
This record has been pressed onto ultra-high-weight 200gram vinyl to ensure the highest fidelity recreation of source material.
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.