Label: Proper Records - PROPERBOX 61 • Format: 4x, CD Compilation Box Set • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul • Style: Rhythm & Blues
This four-disc Proper box lives up to its name with four Dreams Of A Lifetime - Mike Francis - Dreams Of A Lifetime containing 99 cuts of pure honking joy by some of the most well-known bar walkers of the last century, along with some of the least known.
Flying Home. Illinois Jacquet. Rock Woogie. Big Jim Wynn. West Coast Lover. Raisin' the Roof. Cobb's Corner. Arnett Cobb. Go, Red, Go. Smooth Sailing. Open House. Down the Lane. Morris Lane. Blue Jeans. Bobby's Boogie. Screaming Boogie. Wild Bill Moore. Balancing with Bill. Hey Spo-Dee-O-Dee. Paul "Hucklebuck" Williams. Walkin' Around. The Granito De Sal - Trio Los Calaveras - Nostalgias Yucatecas. He Knows How to Hucklebuck.
Back Bender. Jack Frost. Jack McVea. Weasel Parker. Track Listing - Disc 2. Blow Your Brains Out. Wynonie Harris. Blowin' to California. Boodie, Boodie. Hal Singer. Boogie Woogie Barbecue. Tiny Grimes. Slider - Various - The Big Horn: The History Of Honkin & Screamin Saxophone Hardee.
Rockin' and Sockin'. Jackson's Boogie. Joe Josea. Little Willie Jackson. Let's Jump. Long Gone, Pt. Eddie Chamblee. Back Street. Southern Comfort. Joe Marsala. Hot in Harlem. Slider - Various - The Big Horn: The History Of Honkin & Screamin Saxophone Prysock. Battle of the Mass. The Hammer. Tiny Bradshaw. Earl Bostic. Disc Jockey Nightmare. Earl Blows a Fuse. Steam Whistle Jump.
Page Boy Shuffle. Joe "Cornbread" Thomas. Backstage at the Apollo. Joe Thomas. Jumpin' Joe. Harold Land. Track Listing - Disc 3. Deacon's Hop. Cecil McNeely. Big Jay McNeely. Blow Big Jay. Road House Boogie. Jay's Frantic. The Goof. Frank Culley. Cole Slaw. Central Avenue Breakdown. Lionel Hampton. Culley Flower. Mountain Oysters. Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis. Boyd Raeburn. Freddie Mitchell. I Got Your Boogie. Moondog Boogie. Backtrackin' Dr.
Oscar Brand - The Wild Blue Yonder, Hypnotik - Alesha - Fired Up, It Keeps You Runnin - The Doobie Brothers - Takin It To The Streets, Ladies Night In Buffalo ? - David Lee Roth - California Goin Crazy, White Walls - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - The Heist