Recommend tracks with Hammond organ buildups


#1

I absolutely love tracks that build up with a huge sounding organ bed and full on Leslie cab wobble.
With a particular lean towards sad songs like these:


#2

ever heard this?


#3

Billy Preston is king


#4

I didn’t even mean this tune (though it does have Preston playing organ on it), I meant I Got The Blues off Sticky Fingers.

I def think that second Girls album was channeling that era of the Stones where they were essentially a great Stax soul band with gospel singers, organ, horns etc.


#5

dunno if this is what you’re after, but I’ve always loved the Hammond coming in on Goin’ Home:


#6

Thanks all. I’m throwing these all on a Spotify playlist to raise up my journey home.


#7

think this is a harpsichord rather than an organ, but still might do the trick:


#8

I absolutely bloody love this song.


#9

Pretty much just one big buildup


#10

#11

Excellent thread! Does ‘Heart of the Sunrise’ by Yes count? Can’t remember a specific build-up, but the organ in it is fantastic.


#12

Can’t go wrong with Foreplay


#13

Right, thanks all. Playlist loaded and leaving the office.


#14

Dire Straits - Tunnel of Love