45 RPM Vinyl Record
Upstairs at United is a series of all-analog recordings recorded inside the historic United Record Pressing plant in Nashville, Tennessee. All recordings were captured directly to analog tape under the leadership of mastering engineer Chis Mara of analog recording studio Welcome to 1979, then cut to 12-inch EP's at 45 RPM. The records are presented in a Kraft-style packaging that highlights the authentic all-analog approach used in making these records, include session specific inserts with color photos from the recording sessions, and come in archival quality resealable poly bags.
On June 7, 2012, North Mississippi Allstars, this day consisting of Luther Dickinson (vocals, guitar), Cody Dickinson (drums), Pierre Wells, (bass, vocals), and Sharisse Norman, Shontelle Norman and Stefanie Bolton on backing vocals, recorded Volume 4 of the Upstairs at United series. Each song in this session was recorded in a single take direct to ¼ inch tape then cut at 45 RPM for the ultimate listening experience.
The North Mississippi Allstars, recorded five nuggets of gospel blues goodness including "Let It Roll", "I'm a Soldier In The Army of The Lord", "What You Gonna Do", "Up Over Yonder", and "Keep Your Lamp Trimmed & Burning". Each song has overpowering heart and raw soul.
|Let It Roll|
|I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord|
|What You Gonna Do|
|Up Over Yonder|
|Keep Your Lamp Trimmed & Burning|