Pearl is the second and final solo studio album by Janis Joplinreleased posthumously in January It was the final album with her direct participation, and the only Joplin album recorded with the Full Tilt Boogie Bandher final touring unit.
It peaked at number one on the Billboardholding that spot for nine weeks. It has been certified quadruple platinum by the RIAA. The album has a more polished feel than the albums she recorded with Big Brother and the Holding Company and the Kozmic Blues Band due to the expertise of producer Paul A. Rothchild and her new backing musicians. Rothchild was best known as the recording studio producer of The Doorsand worked well with Joplin, calling her a producer's dream.
Together they were able to craft an album that showcased her extraordinary vocal talents. The Full Tilt Boogie Band were the musicians who accompanied her on the Festival Expressa concert tour by train of Canada, in the summer of Many of the songs on this album were recorded on the concert stage in Canada two months before Joplin Move Over - Janis Joplin - Pearl the band started their Los Angeles recording sessions.
The band also appeared twice on The Dick Cavett Show. They also played many American cities, both before and after Festival Expressalthough no recordings of those concerts have been officially released. All nine tracks that she sings on were personally approved and arranged by Joplin. Joplin sang on all tracks except "Buried Alive in Move Over - Janis Joplin - Pearl Blues", which remained an instrumental because she died before recording vocals.
The song's writer Nick Gravenites was offered the opportunity to sing it as a tribute to Joplin, but he turned it down. The recording sessions, starting in early September, ended with Joplin's untimely death on October 4, Her final session, which took place on Малышка - Несчастный Случай - Лучшие Песни, October Blah Blah - Tarantism - Dance Til You Die after a break of several days, yielded her a cappella "Mercedes Benz.
The album cover, photographed by Barry Feinstein in Los Angeles,   shows Joplin reclining on her Victorian era loveseat with a drink in her hand. A reissue of Pearl remastered for CD was released August 31, It included four previously unreleased live recordings from the Festival Express Tour, recorded on July 4,as bonus tracks.
Inthe album was ranked number on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the greatest albums of all time moving to in a revised listing. The second disc included an expanded set from the Festival Express Tour, recorded between June 28 and July 4, The album was reissued a third time on disc in as The Pearl Sessions.
It contains alternate takes of the songs that constituted the Pearl vinyl album when Columbia Records released it in Recordings of Joplin and Paul Rothchild talking between takes give the listener Move Over - Janis Joplin - Pearl into their creative musical process. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Move Over Janis Joplin song. Main article: The Various - Mamaia 87 2 Sessions.
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