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Mike Farris Shout! Live - [320k MP3] 01 Silas Intro/Precious Lord Take My Hand 5:35 02 Selah! Selah! 4:29 03 Oh, Mary Don't You Weep 5:50 04 Sit Down Servant 5:09 05 Streets Of Galilee 3:30 06 Regina's Tambourine 0:55 07 Devil Don't Sleep 7:02 08 Good News 5:45 09 Will The Circle Be Unbroken 6:04 10 Cain't No Grave Hold My Body Down 5:05 11 Dig A Little Deeper 4:06 12 Take Me (I'll Take You There) 8:09 13 I'm Gonna Get There 8:00 14 Green Green Grass Of Home 4:36 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- In 2007, when Mike Farris debuted his critically acclaimed Salvation in Lights, people whoΓΓé¼Γäód never heard of the former ScreaminΓΓé¼Γäó Cheetah WheelieΓΓé¼Γäós frontman, music business people and retailers who thought theyΓΓé¼Γäód ΓΓé¼┼ôheard it all and seen it all,ΓΓé¼┬¥ stood with mouths agape, eyes like saucers, aghast at how that sound, that soul, could come from such an unlikely source. In the two years since Salvation In Lights, FarrisΓΓé¼Γäó live performances across the country, including Bonnaroo, SXSW, Austin City Limits Festival, and Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, have left music novices, fans and seasoned artists with the same awe-struck response. His live shows, in no small part, led to this music veteran taking home the Americana Music Award in 2008 ΓΓé¼┼ôNew/Emerging Artist of the Year.ΓΓé¼┬¥ Peter Frampton, Buddy Miller, Patty Griffin, Ricky Skaggs, Bruce Hornsby, Jackson Browne, Marty Stuart and many other artists have taken note of FarrisΓΓé¼Γäó incomparable vocal performance. Truth be told, that gift, that kind of soul bearing authenticity where the singer becomes one with the song, is the result of a hard-fought fight. Like many of FarrisΓΓé¼Γäó own musical heroes, from Son House, Pop Staples, and Mahalia Jackson to Coltrane, Cash and Cooke, to Jimmie Rodgers, Louis Armstrong and the brothers Vaughn (for whom Farris did a stint in Double Trouble) this southern-bred rock-n-soulΓΓé¼Γäóer has fought his share of personal demons, emerging from the shadows with a new song. Only this time around, the song itself is ancient. A marriage of traditional black gospel, 70s Stax soul and southern blues, Farris is even stronger than revealed on his 2003 solo debut, Goodnight Sun. His undeniable voice, his skillful arrangements and perhaps most of all, the joy and passion with which he delivers both, breathe new life into long-forgotten spirituals and vintage-y originals, excavating priceless treasures. ΓΓé¼┼ôItΓΓé¼Γäós music with dirt on its feet and sweat on its back,ΓΓé¼┬¥ says Farris. ΓΓé¼┼ôWeathered by the elements. Its flames have been calling to people for ages now, way before I picked up on it. It's in our genetic makeup. It pumps through our veins. It's simple and straightforward. That's one reason why, especially in times like these, we need it. This old music draws us in and warms us up like nothing else.ΓΓé¼┬¥ This music, like Farris himself, is artistic resurrection personified. Full on. Drenched in sweat, his soul afire, his back bent, his voice patinaΓΓé¼Γäód by grit and grace. His fists punching in time with the rolling bass. The McCrary sisters echoing back the joyful, mournful sounds of a man working out his own salvation. Just like you and me.
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