HOO-148728

Link Wray Great Guitar Hits (His Underrated 1962 LP)

8,26 €

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INCLUDEAS 12 BONUS TRACKS

This collector's release contains Link Wray's magnifi cent and long unavailable second album, Great Guitar Hits, originally released by the Vermillion label in 1962. It is probably Wray's most obscure LP, but also one of his fi nest. This underrated treasure compiles 12 rough instrumentals, which were recorded during his most inspired period and demonstrate just how raw, vital, and outright dangerous rock & roll could sound. In addition to the original masterpiece, this remasterededition also contains 12 bonus tracks consisting of hard to fi nd sides from the same period. Here is the material upon which Wray's unique reputation was built.

PERSONNEL:

LINK WRAY, guitar on all tracks, plus:
THE RAYMEN: Ray Vernon (vocals, rhythm guitar, and occasional piano),
Brantley “Shorty” Horton (bass), Doug Wray (drums).

Recorded in New York City, Washington D.C., and Accokeek (Maryland),
between 1958 and 1962.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET

TRACKS:

01 RUN, CHICKEN, RUN
02 THE BLACK WIDOW
03 LILLIAN
04 PANCHO VILLA
05 RAW-HIDE
06 ACE OF SPADES
07 JACK THE RIPPER
08 DANCE CONTEST
09 ALONE
10 THE OUTLAW
11 THE SWAG
12 RUMBLE
BONUS TRACKS
13 TIJUANA
14 BIG CITY STOMP
15 THE STRANGER
16 VENDETTA
17 EL TORO
18 POPPIN' POPEYE
19 ROUGHSHOD
20 DIXIE DOODLE
21 TURNPIKE U.S.A.
22 AIN'T THAT LOVIN' YOU BABY
23 BIG CITY AFTER DARK
24 HOLD IT

TOTAL TIME: TOTAL TIME: 55:21

Reference: HOO-148728
Sello: Hoo Doo Records
Referencia: 263544
Formato: CD
Ud. de formato: 1
EAN: 8436559461443