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Friday, August 05, 2011

Camera Obscura: New Booker T. Jones Album: Russia Attacked By Aliens; Sam Raimi Does Wizard of Oz

Once you allow for Memphis native Booker T. Jones to sit at a Hammond B3 organ, magic happens. After far too long an absence, the funky soul sounds he creates are back on his new solo effort, "The Road From Memphis". Here's a tune based on Lauryn Hill's "Everything is Everything"



Buy the CD for more - including a cut with Booker T. and Lou Reed.

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Attacking aliens somehow target towns like Washington, Tokyo or L.A. But what about Russia? The director of "Wanted", "Nighwatch" and "Daywatch" offers up "The Darkest Hour" to answer that question --



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"Evil Dead" and "Spiderman" director Sam Raimi is hard at work on a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, called "Oz: The Great And Powerful", starring Mila Kunis, James Franco and, of course Bruce Campbell. Few details are available, but some are here.

2 comments:

  1. Nice Booker T track - thank you for bringing this to my attention!

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  2. most welcome - i just learned of the album myself, and there are many fine tracks and Booker T. is a most underrated musician. thanks for reading, intelliwench!!

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