Southbound (Hour Glass album)

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Southbound
Compilation album by The Hour Glass
Released September 2004
Recorded July 1967-January 1969
Genre Soul, Rock and Roll, Blues, Pop
Length 39:18
Label Acadia Records
Producer Dallas Smith

Southbound is a compilation record by The Hour Glass, featuring outtakes from each of the group's two albums for Liberty Records, The Hour Glass (1967) and Power of Love (1968) as well as material recorded by Gregg Allman in 1968 and 1969 with session musicians in order to prevent Liberty Records from suing the group due to their disbanding. All of the material had been previously released on the 1992 EMI reissues of The Hour Glass and Power of Love, both now out of print.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Southbound" (Gregg Allman) - 3:41
  2. "February 3rd" (Composer Unknown) - 2:56
  3. "God Rest His Soul" (Steve Alaimo) - 4:02
  4. "Apollo 8" (Composer Unknown) - 2:37
  5. "It's Not My Cross to Bear" (Gregg Allman) - 3:36
  6. "Down in Texas" (alternate version) (Marlon Greene-Eddie Hinton) - 2:21
  7. "Three Time Loser" (Don Covay-Ronald Miller) - 2:40
  8. "Bad Dream" (Gregg Allman) - 3:37
  9. "She Is My Woman" (Composer Unknown) - 2:38
  10. "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" (Bobby Braddock and Curly Putman) - 3:12
  11. "Kind of a Man" (Composer Unknown) - 3:07
  12. "I've Been Trying (alternate version)" (Curtis Mayfield) - 2:35
  13. "In a Time" (Paul Hornsby) - 2:17

Personnel[edit]

  • Gregg Allman – organ, piano, vocal (all tracks)
  • Duane Allman – guitars, vocal ("Down in Texas", I've Been Trying" and "In A Time")
  • Paul Hornsby – piano, organ, vocal ("Down in Texas", I've Been Trying" and "In A Time")
  • Johnny Sandlin – drums ("Down in Texas", I've Been Trying" and "In A Time")
  • Pete Carr – bass ("Down in Texas")
  • Mabron McKinney – bass ("I've Been Trying" and "In A Time")
  • Several unknown studio musicians on horns, guitars, backing vocals, drums, bass, keyboards and percussion (tracks 1-11)