Oh, Carol!

I should have mentioned in the previous post which song lead me to discovering Rockin’ Horse (but maybe I’m just spacing out posts). When touring in support of his first solo album, I stumbled on a bootleg of a Dan Auerbach show, which included the cover of Oh, Carol, which I became obsessed with. His version is great and definitely worth it’s own post.

Here is the mp3 that has the best quality I could find

or here is a video:


Rockin’ Horse

Has anyone heard of this band before? I downloaded their album, Yes It Is, years ago for one song; on first listen it sounded like a generic crappy 70’s band, but I listened it a couple of more times and really like all of these songs. Aquarium Drunkard has a good post about the album if you want more info. Don’t know why it popped into my brain again, but give it a listen and let me know what you think:


Let It Be

Like my exhaustion with covers of Come Together, as mentioned last post, I would was hesitant about Clarence Carter’s version of the oft covered Let It Be, but damn, that Clarence Carter voice is fucking great for this:



Here is another jam from the Chairman of the Board, off their debut album. The covers by Clarence Carter and Jerry Reed are done so well that they sound like they wrote them, but like I mentioned in the last post, the original was removed on Spotify:

Looking at the tracklisting, I was intrigued in the covers. Dave Mason’s Feeling Alright is worth a listen, but I might just be too burnt out on so many covers of the Beatles’ Come Together to enjoy their version.


Chairman of the Board

Give Me Just a Little More Time must be going through some ownership disputes, because it keeps being taken off and put on Spotify over the past couple years. As Mike pointed out, it is currently not. So enjoy it on youtube for now: