Glen Campbell See You There LP
Featuring Reimagined Versions of "Wichita Lineman", "By The Time I Get To Phoenix", "Rhinestone Cowboy" & "Gentle On My Mind"! Intimate & Unique!
Brand New Recordings! Glen's Hits Like You've Never Heard Them Before!
Becoming a bonafide legend isn’t as easy as Glen Campbell makes it look.
First, you have to have a solid foundation of talent on which to build — like
being one of the hottest guitar players in the world. Then you have to record
songs that will stand the test of time — standards such as “By The Time I Get To
Phoenix” and “Wichita Lineman.” Check and check. It certainly doesn’t hurt to
have a witty, bantering stage style that draws fans like college students to
Daytona Beach, or a hit television show viewed by 50 million people every week
for three years. When you put it all together, the result is a career that spans
50 plus years, with fans that cross generational and international lines. In
other words: Glen Campbell.
Glen will be remembered as one of the best guitarists of his generation. His
musicianship has inspired many of today’s most renowned pickers, including Alan
Jackson, Steve Wariner, and Keith Urban and lives on in the tracks of the most
legendary collections of the 20th century. His enormous success as a crossover
artist also paved the way for hitmakers such as Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton to
break genre barriers.
Glen Campbell offers stunning new takes of his career-defining hits on his new
album. These gorgeous vocals were initially recorded during the Ghost On The
Canvas sessions. Producers Dave Darling & Dave Kaplan were so moved by these
powerful performances, they decided to bring a group of musicians into the
studio that would complement Glen's legendary voice. The resulting album is at
once chilling, uplifting, haunting and spine tingling. This record is a more
intimate and unique take on many of Glen's most popular songs as well as some
"When Glen heard what they did in reinterpreting these songs, he lit up and
was smiling from ear to ear. And I was too," says Kim Campbell, Glen's wife.
"This record is a more intimate and unique take on many of Glen's most
popular songs as well as some other gems. The producers took the magic of his
voice and showcased it in a whole new way for Glen."
The album's title, See You There, an expression that's been a trademark of
Glen's for years, takes on an added poignancy at this stage of his life - as do
the songs that take us back to the early days of his iconic career.
"[N]ear-definitive versions of 'Wichita Lineman,' 'Galveston' and 'Gentle on My Mind,' conjuring the originals with a patina of age and minus the arrangement lard. Campbell's voice sounds great, and his phrasing has only improved (listen to how he carves the end note of the 'Wichita' chorus). Best is 'Rhinestone Cowboy,' just electric guitar and the weary voice of a footlight hustler taking his last laps." - Rolling Stone, Rated 3.5/5 Stars
• Vinyl LP
1. Hey Little One
2. Wichita Lineman
3. Gentle On My Mind
4. Postcard From Paris
5. Waiting On The Comin' Of My Lord
6. What I Wouldn't Give
8. By The Time I Get To Phoenix
9. There's No Me... Without You
10. True Grit
11. Rhinestone Cowboy
12. Waiting On The Comin' Of My Lord (feat. Jose Hernandez & Mariachi Del Sol De