Stevie Ray Vaughan – The Sky Is Crying (180G 45Rpm Vinyl 2LP)

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Mastered from the original analog tape — now available cut at 45 RPM! by Ryan Smith at Sterling Sound Plated and pressed on 180-gram vinyl by Quality Record Pressings! With his astonishingly accomplished guitar playing, Stevie Ray Vaughan ignited the blues revival of the '80s. Vaughan drew equally from bluesmen like Albert King, Otis Rush and Hubert Sumlin and rock 'n' roll ...

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    Mastered from the original analog tape — now available cut at 45 RPM! by Ryan Smith at Sterling Sound

    Plated and pressed on 180-gram vinyl by Quality Record Pressings!

    With his astonishingly accomplished guitar playing, Stevie Ray Vaughan ignited the blues revival of the '80s. Vaughan drew equally from bluesmen like Albert King, Otis Rush and Hubert Sumlin and rock 'n' roll players like Jimi Hendrix and Lonnie Mack, as well as the stray jazz guitarist like Kenny Burrell, developing a uniquely eclectic and fiery style that sounded like no other guitarist, regardless of genre.

    The Sky Is Crying was released after SRV's 1990 helicopter crash that took his life. The posthumously assembled 10-track outtakes collection actually proves to be one of Vaughan's most consistent albums, rivaling In Step as the best outside of the Greatest Hits collection. These songs were recorded in sessions spanning from 1984's Couldn't Stand the Weather to 1989's In Step and were left off of the LPs for whatever reason (or, in the case of Soul to Soul's "Empty Arms," a different version was used).

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    12 Inch

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    45 rpm

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