SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

Shop over a million Toys in our Huge New Range

The Other Side of the Trax

Album: The Other Side of the Trax: Stax-Volt 45rpm Rarities 1964-1968
# Song Title   Time
1)    Changes - Johnnie Taylor
2)    Separation - Carla Thomas
3)    This Kind of Woman - Ivory Joe Hunter
4)    Sho' Gonna Mess Him Up - Rufus Thomas
5)    You Belong to Her - Barbara & the Browns
6)    Don't Stop Now - William Bell
7)    Beach Bash - The Mar-Keys
8)    My Pride Won't Let Me - Eddie Purrell
9)    I Need Somebody - Johnny Daye
10)    (Uh-Oh) I'm in Love Again - Eddie Jefferson
11)    Watchdog - Dorothy Williams
12)    You'll Never Know How Much I Love You - Oscar Mack
13)    Please Be Honest with Me - Barbara & the Browns
14)    Ain't Got No Girl - William Bell
15)    Boy Named Tom, A - Carla Thomas
16)    Sweet Thing - Gorgeous George
17)    Hey Now - Eddie Floyd
18)    Big Dipper, The - Sir Isaac & The Do-Dads
19)    We're Tight - Rufus Thomas/Carla Thomas
20)    I Gotta Have My Baby's Love - Sir Mack Rice
21)    Under My Nose - Eddie Floyd
22)    Bashful Guitar - Johnny Jenkins
23)    Here I Am - Linda Lyndell
24)    Strange Things (Happenin' in My Heart) - Johnnie Taylor
Product Details
Performer Notes
  • Liner Note Author: Tony Rounce.
  • The premise of Kent/Ace's compilation The Other Side of the Trax: Stax-Volt 45rpm Rarities 1964-1968 is so simple, it's startling that it's taken until 2016 to do: anthologize the flip sides of singles whose A-sides previously saw release on compact disc. Remarkably, none of the 24 singles on The Other Side of the Trax have seen release on CD and these are no obscure acts, either. Johnnie Taylor, Rufus Thomas, Carla Thomas, William Bell, the Mar-Keys, Eddie Floyd, Sir Mack Rice -- these are the artists that built Stax-Volt into a Southern soul powerhouse between 1964 and 1968, the years when Stax released their 45s on a blue, not yellow, label. Each of these B-sides fell through the digital cracks but The Other Side of the Trax does a wonderful service of collecting these dynamite sides, presenting almost all of them in their original mono mixes (Taylor's "Changes" is the only one with a new stereo mix). Sometimes, the flip is nothing more than a fun throwaway -- the Mar-Keys' grooving "Beach Bash" pops to mind -- but usually these ingles are inspired: sharply written tunes that hum along to a tight groove. To those who aren't hardcore collectors -- i.e., the kind who would already own the original 45s -- this is something akin to a revelation: it's like finding a jukebox full of classic Stax you've never heard. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Music » R&B » General
Home » Music » Pop » Pop Rock
People also searched for
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling The Other Side of the Trax: Stax-Volt 45rpm Rarities 1964-1968 on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top