Peter Frampton Streams His Version Of 'The Thrill Is Gone'
Peter Frampton is streaming his new track "The Thrill Is Gone" (featuring Sonny Landreth). The song is latest preview to his forthcoming covers "All Blues" album.
The new record will feature Frampton's take on some of his favorite classic blues songs and is set to hit stores on June 7th. Check out an online stream of the new track here.
The vinyl version will be released as a double LP and will include the bonus track "I Feel So Good (written by Big Bill Broonzy, opb Muddy Waters). Frampton will also be offering a special limited edition translucent blue vinyl version on his official website.
He had this to say about the record, "I have always loved to play the blues. When we formed Humble Pie, the first material we played together was just that. For the last two summers I had been playing a handful of blues numbers every night on stage with Steve Miller Band. I enjoyed this immensely and it gave me the idea of doing an 'All Blues' album live in the studio with my band.
"We started the resulting sessions 9 days after coming off the road last year. Over a two-week period, we recorded 23 tracks, all live in the studio. The energy of these tracks is completely different from building a track one instrument at a time.
"With this recording, we pay tribute to all the original artists who invented this incredible music. I hope you can hear and feel our enjoyment. I'm not sure if you can say we had fun playing the blues. But we definitely did."
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