Recorded well over a decade after Kenny Roberts
' big 1949 hit "I Never See Maggie Alone," Indian Love Call
includes a remake of that song as well as a re-recording of "She Taught Me How to Yodel," which Roberts
had recorded for Coral in 1953. Roberts
' impressive yodeling is featured on a few tracks, and his cover of "Indian Love Call" is a fitting choice given his superficial similarities to Slim Whitman
. The production on these recordings is denser than that on his hits, and the material is split between yodels, novelties, and weepers. Indian Love Call
is a fine album and a perfect companion to Bear Family's Jumpin' & Yodelin'
, which contains most of Roberts