By the time of the December 1957 sessions that made up this, his third album, Gene Vincent's band had changed radically from its original lineup, with drummer Dickie Harrell the only original member (and even he wasn't long for the lineup). Johnny Meeks was the lead guitar..
GI, stylized as (GI), is the only studio album by American punk rock band the Germs. Often considered the first full-length hardcore punk album, it was released in the United States in October 1979 on Slash Records with catalog number SR 103. The album was later released in Italy in 1982 by Ex..
Record NotesAustralian fan club release includes songs from the Jack Nitzche-produced "Cruising" sessions and the band's last show at the Starwood.Track listingA1 Throw It All Away A2 Not All Right A3 Now I Hear The Laughter A4 Going Down A5 Lion's Share B1 Public Image B2 Strange Notes B3 Shut Down..
Available for the first time on vinyl, the Grateful Dead opened their fames Europe ’72 tour at the sold-out, cavernous Wembley Empire Pool in London. Including performances of their best-known songs, a healthy dose of music from the Skull & Roses album, and more than a half dozen songs from Jerr..
Record Notes:This features Oleg Gitarkin of Messer Chups and If you're already a Messer Chups or Guitaraculas fan, this is more of what you love. Wobbly, sparse guitar instrumentals with some vocal creepy swamp ballads (probably more than instrumentals but the Guitaraculas are an exception). I love ..
Side A recorded at Program Studio LA April 1981. Side B Acoustic studio session New York 05/05/1982.Limited edition color vinyl release.TracklistA1 Goodbye JohnnyA2 Preaching The BluesA3 Watermelon ManA4 Devil In The WoodsA5 Fire Of LoveB1 Cool Drink Of WaterB2 Fire Of LoveB3 John HardyB4 S..
The Gun Club's debut is the watermark for all post-punk roots music. This features the late Jeffrey Lee Pierce's swamped-out brand of roiling rock, swaggerific hell-bound blues, and gothic country. With Pierce's wailing high lonesome slide guitar twinned with Ward Dotson's spine-shaking riffs and th..
Harley Poe is a band full of changes. While the core idea remains the same, the lineup and instruments tend to be all over the place with each release. Harley Poe's last release, Wretched, Filthy, Ugly, found the band playing songs faster and louder than the folksy sound found on Poe's earlier relea..
Despite their failure to achieve the commercial success of rivals like the Drifters, the Flamingos, or the Clovers, the Harptones demand consideration in any serious discussion of the truly immortal acts of the doo wop era. Although none of their singles cracked the Top ..
Upstate New York was a hotbed of beat music in the early '60s and this is the first compilation to gather cuts from the legendary Rondack and Empire labels in one place! Many of the songs haven't been reissued at all and there is one previously unreleased tune from THE RAVEN..
Record NotesLive at Max's Kansas City is a live album by The Heartbreakers. Recorded at a "reunion"/"farewell" show on September 16, 1978 at the famous Max's Kansas City nightclub, the album's performance — loud, sloppy, and laden with bawdy introductions and/or lyric changes to many of the familiar..