WILSON PICKETT & THE FALCONS - The Midnight Mover: The Early Years 1957-1962 (2015)
This collection could easily have been titled 'The Falcons Vol. 2' following as it does chronologically from The Falcons - You're So Fine. The first 16 tracks on this CD feature the legendary Wilson Pickett either on lead vocals or background vocals with The Falcons. This is the first collection to gather together both sides of all the 45s he released up to 1962 and includes the Pickett written and led "I Found A Love" which became a major national hit helping to usher in the soul era. Full recording details for all tracks together with recordings dates and musicians. 23 tracks, 1957-62, 6-page booklet with extensive liner notes and sessionography. Includes 16 recordings he made either as the lead- or backing singer with The Falcons. Both sides of all 45rpm singles Pickett recorded between '57 and '62 are included as well as the self-written and led 'I Found A Love' which was his first major national hit that guided him right into the Soul era. Full recording details for all tracks together with recordings dates and musicians included in booklet.
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