Classic Rock Releases For October: Leslie West – ‘Still Climbing’ [VIDEO]
Leslie West and Mountain performed at Woodstock back in 1969, hence the name considering his size, his nickname was ‘Mountain’.
Leslie has a good share of solo albums, ‘Still Climbing’ will be his 15th. His new album is a comeback album, if you will; a crowning moment due in part to a partial leg amputation he had in 2011.
Leslie has been friends with Johnny Winter since the Woodstock days and the album features a duet with him. The two have a lot in common as both overcame drug addictions.
Leslie’s motive of accomplishment on this album as he states is, “I wanted my guitars to sound as big as I look.”
- “Dyin’ Since The Day I Was Born” (with Mark Tremonti)
- “Busted, Disgusted or Dead” (with Johnny Winter)
- “Fade Into You”
- “Not Over You At All”
- “Tales Of Woe”
- “Feeling Good” (with Dee Snider)
- “Hatfield or McCoy”
- “When A Man Loves A Woman” (Johnny Lang)
- “Long Red”
- “Don’t Ever Let Me Go” (Dylan Rose)
- “Rev Jones Time (Somewhere Over The Rainbow)”
Available on CD and Vinyl LP, released October 29th, 2013.
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No audio/video for new LP as this time for ‘Still Climbing.’
Leslie West and Mountain from 1970 performing, “Mississippi Queen” :
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