A one-man band is a musician who plays a number of instruments simultaneously using their hands, feet, limbs, and various mechanical or electronic contraptions. One-man bands also often sing while they perform. The simplest type of "one-man band" is a singer accompanying themselves on acoustic guitar and playing a harmonica mounted in a metal "harp rack" below the mouth. This approach is often taken by buskers and folk music singer-guitarists.
One Man Band Man is the debut studio album by American hip hop recording artist and record producer Swizz Beatz, released on August 21, 2007, through Full Surface and Universal Motown Records. The album features guest appearances from Drag-On, Lil Wayne, R. Kelly and Jadakiss. The album's production was handled by Swizz Beatz himself, as well as producers such as The Individualz, Needlz, Nottz, Snags, Neo Da Matrix, Eric McCaine, Young World Music.
One Man Band is a live album by American singer-songwriter James Taylor that was released in November 2007 on Hear Music. It was recorded over several days at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The songs span over five decades. The premise for One Man Band is that instead of having a wide array of instruments, as with most concerts, Taylor is accompanied by only his guitar and Larry Goldings on piano, organ, and bass.
Doctor Ross was a one-man band from Tunica, Mississippi. He made records for Chess and Sun in the 1950s before moving to Flint, Michigan. Here he is in 1965 playing "Feel So Good. 100. 6. Smiley Burnette sings Five Man Band from Gene Autry’s 1936 Republic Pictures movie The Old Corral.
Man are a rock band from South Wales whose style is a mixture of American West Coast psychedelia, progressive rock, and blues. Formed in November 1968 as a reincarnation of Welsh rock harmony group the Bystanders, Man are renowned for the extended jams in their live performances. Man evolved out of the Bystanders, a successful close harmony pop group from Merthyr Tydfil who played numerous club residencies in Wales, often playing several clubs a night.
These one-man bands are artists who play every instrument on a recorded song one at a time, then blend the individual stems together in a multitrack studio. The pro is that it’s an accurate, genuine reflection of the artist’s vision and ability. The con: it’s extremely rare for a single person to possess the musical skill set of an entire band. However, because of the music’s intricate layers, it’s extremely difficult for one-man bands to replicate their music by themselves in live situations. Instead, they’re usually accompanied by touring band members or live looping tools to perform their sets. Check out 17 bands of today below that you may not know are actually one-man bands. Formerly working under the pseudonym Lightspeed Champion, Ilford, East London artist Dev Hynes began live-performing electronic-R&B songs Blood Orange in late 2009.
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|2||Bist Du Drob'n||2:52|
|4||Die Liebe Auf Jamaica||3:13|
|5||A Polka Spiel'n||2:54|
|6||Brigitte Nur Du||3:08|
|7-1||Der Schein Der Liebe||1:20|
|10||Wenn Die Minni Tanzen Geht||2:54|
|11||Wie Wa Bu - Wer Bist Du?||3:05|
|12-1||Die Liebe Zu Dir||1:00|
|12-2||Bleib Bei Mir||1:52|
|12-3||I Love You||1:30|
|13||Hey, Hör' Die Signale||2:46|
|14||Einsam Bist Du Einsam||4:15|
|15||Eine Weiße Rose||2:59|
|16||Die Sterne Der Liebe||2:47|
|17||Die Insel Der Träume||3:54|