Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 13

That Lucky Old Sun

Album 1963 Recipe

Full page ads in Billboard (above) and Cashbox (below).
Album: Ingredients In A Recipe For Soul, ABC/Paramount 465, August 1963.
Single (A): ABC 10509, November 1963, b/w Ol’ Man Time.

For session details, follow the album link, above. The single version was cut back to a little longer than 3 minutes.

The performance of this song at the Shrine Theater was what gave me the conviction that Ray often was even better live than in the studio.

Ballad In Blue (filmed in Summer of ’64 – pseudo live):

Shrine, Sept. 20, 1964 (Hammond!):

’65 FI Ballad – Film version
’64 LC Copenhagen
’64 LC England
’64 LC Shrine – Released
’88 LC Leeuwin
’90 LC Armenonville
’98 LC Charlotte NM
’01 LC Waterloo


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