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Finley, Robert / Age Don't Mean A Thing
Album:Age Don't Mean A Thing Collection:Blues
Artist:Finley, Robert Added:09/2017
Label:Music Maker Relief Fund 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-11-26 Pull Date:2018-01-28 Charts:Blues
Week Ending:28 Jan14 Jan7 Jan31 Dec24 Dec17 Dec10 Dec3 Dec

Recent Airplay
1.Sat, 27 Jan:byrd of paradise
blues with a feelin'
4.Thu, 04 Jan:Jon Cousins
Predominantly A
2.Fri, 26 Jan:Be Sharp
5.Tue, 02 Jan:Jon Cousins
Predominantly A
3.Thu, 11 Jan:Jon Cousins
Primarily A
6.Mon, 01 Jan:Jon Cousins
Totally A

Album Review
Reviewed 2017-11-14 
Blues/R&B/soul singer, songwriter, guitarist. Age 63, and this is his debut album. For a large chunk of his life, he supported himself as a carpenter, such a waste, as this release shows. Nine tracks, seven are originals. Like the title says, “age don’t mean a thing.” Backed by some great Memphis musicians. Great “lived in” voice, good style. Some nice retro nods to 50s, 60s, and 70s.

*1. Midtempo big band horns into a R&B jam w/70s era flair.
*2. Down & dirty head lowdown head-nodder.
3. Mid/upbeat soul-infused love song.
*4. Downtempo love lament.
5. Organ adds a touch of gospel to midtempo soul cry.
*6. Upbeat boogaloo jam.
*7. Classic ballad by Bread given a blues moan. So good.
8. Big horns leading into mid/up jam.
*9. Slow & serious w/lots of soul.

Track Listing
1.I Just Want To Tell You 5.Snake In My Grass
2.Age Don't Mean A Thing 6.Come On
3.Let Me Be Your Everything 7.Make It With You
4.It's Too Late 8.You Make Me Want To Dance
 9.Is It Possible To Love 2 People