Blues for Greeny

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Blues For Greeny
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Studio album by Gary Moore
Released May 31, 1995
Genre Blues-rock, hard rock
Length 55:47
Label Charisma Records
Producer Gary Moore, Ian Taylor
Gary Moore chronology
Ballads & Blues 1982–1994
(1994)Ballads & Blues 1982–19941994
Blues For Greeny
(1995)
Dark Days in Paradise
(1997)Dark Days in Paradise1997
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
sputnikmusic 4.0/5 stars[2]

Blues For Greeny is a 1995 cover album by Gary Moore in honour of Peter Green, founder of the band Fleetwood Mac.

The album was recorded using the same 1959 Les Paul Standard used to record the original tracks, Green having loaned and then sold the guitar to Moore after leaving Fleetwood Mac.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "If You Be My Baby" (Peter Greenbaum / Clifford G. Adams) – 6:38
  2. "Long Grey Mare" (Peter Greenbaum) – 2:04
  3. "Merry-Go-Round" (Peter Greenbaum) – 4:14
  4. "I Loved Another Woman" (Peter Greenbaum) – 3:05
  5. "Need Your Love So Bad" (Mertis John Jr.) – 7:54
  6. "The Same Way" (Peter Greenbaum) – 2:35
  7. "The Supernatural" (Peter Greenbaum) – 3:00
  8. "Driftin'" (Peter Greenbaum) – 8:29
  9. "Showbiz Blues" (Peter Greenbaum) – 4:08
  10. "Love That Burns" (Peter Greenbaum / Clifford G. Adams) – 6:28
  11. "Looking For Somebody" (Peter Greenbaum) – 7:12

Bonus tracks on the 2003 digitally remastered edition. These Bonus tracks were released as CD-single tracks on Need Your Love So Bad CD-Single VSCDG 1456.

  1. "The World Keeps On Turnin'" – 3:13 (Peter Greenbaum) – Acoustic Version
  2. "The Same Way" – 2:17 (Peter Greenbaum) – Acoustic Version
  3. "Stop Messin' Around" – 3:02 (Peter Greenbaum) – Acoustic Version

Personnel[edit]

  • Gary Moore – guitar, vocals
  • Tommy Eyre – keyboards
  • Nick Payn – baritone saxophone
  • Nick Pentelow – tenor saxophone
  • Andy Pyle – bass
  • Graham Walker – drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. Blues for Greeny at AllMusic
  2. ^ g, manos (March 20, 2014). "Review: CD Gary Moore – Blues For Greeny Album". sputnikmusic. Retrieved 2013-03-11.