Raw Sienna (album)

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Raw Sienna
Raw Sienna - Savoy Brown.jpg
Studio album by Savoy Brown
Released March, 1970
Recorded 1969
Recorded Sound Studios, London
Genre Blues
Label Decca
Parrot
Producer Kim Simmonds, Chris Youlden
Savoy Brown chronology
A Step Further
(1969)
Raw Sienna
(1970)
Looking In
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Raw Sienna is the fifth album by the band Savoy Brown.

It was recorded and released by Decca in the UK 1970 in both mono and stereo (LK/SKL 5043). For release in USA and Canada, tapes were leased to Parrot Records (London Records)—PAS 71036.

AllMusic noted that "Unfortunately, leader Kim Simmonds lost his greatest asset when vocalist Chris Youlden quit for an ill-fated solo career after this recording. Youlden had one of the most distinctive voices in British blues, and Savoy would never fully recover from his exit".[1]

Track listing[edit]

Side One

  1. "A Hard Way to Go" (Chris Youlden) – 2:17
  2. "That Same Feelin'" (Kim Simmonds) – 3:36
  3. "Master Hare" (Simmonds) – 4:45
  4. "Needle and Spoon" (Youlden) – 3:18
  5. "A Little More Wine" (Youlden) – 4:51

Side Two

  1. "I'm Crying" (Youlden) – 4:17
  2. "Stay While the Night Is Young" (Youlden) – 3:07
  3. "Is That So" (Simmonds) – 7:40
  4. "When I Was a Young Boy" (Youlden) – 3:02

Personnel[edit]

Savoy Brown
Arrangers and Producers
  • Arranged by Kim Simmonds and Chris Youlden
  • Bass and String Arrangements: Terry Noonan
  • Produced by Kim Simmonds and Chris Youlden

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