Ultimate Mix Tape: Aerosmith's Joe Perry Lists 60 Minutes of Music That's Closest to His Heart
Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry presents 60 minutes of music that is closest to his heart.
"GOING DOWN" — FREDDIE KING
Getting Ready ... (1971)
"First time I heard this I was 19, driving to work. I had to turn around and find a record store and buy it immediately. Freddie was a little more rocked out than B.B. or Albert.
"I hate to say funkier, but there was definitely a looseness to his playing that sounded more contemporary, something I could relate to. I loved the way the bass was pumping double time. A really funky tune."
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