Patricia Barber Companion on 180g 33RPM/45RPM 2LP from Premonition
Remastered by Doug Sax from the Original Analog Master Mixes: Features Three Sides at 33 1/3 and One Side at 45RPM
Sterling Audiophile Fidelity: Pressed by RTI on Dead-Quiet Vinyl and Includes Two Bonus Tracks ("So What," "You Are My Sunshine")
’s 1999 effort Companion
is a record of firsts for Barber
and Premonition. First recording of Barber’s legendary live show. First release under the Blue Note/Premonition joint imprint, the only such business arrangement in Blue Note’s storied history. And her first Stereophile
RECORDING OF THE MONTH.
Designed as a “companion” to Barber’s previous studio recording, Modern Cool, the album features several reinvented tracks, exceptional covers, and an ingenious original. No wonder it's so beloved.
This reissue is remastered for vinyl by the great Doug Sax from the original analog master mixes. It features three sides at 33 1/3RPM, one side at 45RPM, and two bonus tracks. A stunning recording given new life by one of the great mastering engineers of our time.
Patricia Barber Companion Track Listing:
Side One (33 1/3RPM)
The Beat Goes On
You Are My Sunshine
Side Two (33 1/3RPM)
Let It Rain
Touch of Trash
Side Three (33 1/3RPM)
If This Isn’t Jazz
Side Four (45RPM)
Black Magic Woman