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Dion: Stomping Ground (CD)

(Keeping The Blues Alive Records) 14 tracks

2021 release. Pioneering rock n' roll singer songwriter Dion delivers yet another powerful collection of timeless blues with Stomping Ground. It's the follow-up to his universally acclaimed Keeping The Blues Alive Records debut, Blues With Friends, from 2020. Dion has yet again enlisted the music world's most iconic and talented stars to bring his blues to life. Peter Frampton, Eric Clapton, Keb' Mo', Joe Bonamassa, Patti Scialfa & Bruce Springsteen, and more join Dion on this year's most heartfelt release.

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Dion - Stomping Ground (CD) CD 1
01Take It Back Featuring Joe BonamassaDion
02Hey Diddle Diddle Featuring GE SmithDion
03Dancing Girl Featuring Mark KnopflerDion
04If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll Featuring Eric ClaptonDion
05There Was a Time Featuring Peter FramptonDion
06Cryin' Shame Featuring Sonny LandrethDion
07The Night Is Young Featuring Joe Menza & Wayne HoodDion
08That's What the Doctor Said Feat Steve ConnDion
09My Stomping Ground Featuring Billy GibbonsDion
10Angel in the Alleyways Featuring Patti Scialfa & Bruce SpringsteenDion
11I've Got to Get to You Featuring Boz Scaggs & Joe and Mike MenzaDion
12Red House Featuring Keb' Mo'Dion
13I Got My Eyes on You Baby Featuring Marcia Ball & Jimmy VivinoDion
14I've Been Watching Featuring Rickie Lee Jones & Wayne HoodDion
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Dion and The Belmonts

A Teenager In Love

Dion und die Belmonts

Dion and The Belmonts
A Teenager In Love
(Doc Pomus-Mort Shuman)
Laurie 3027
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The pride of the Bronx, Dion and The Belmonts personified the best in Italian-American doo-wop, by now flourishing across the boroughs of New York City. Lead singer Dion DiMucci describes his quartet's brawny sound as "black music filtered through an Italian neighborhood and comes out with an attitude: 'Yo!' It's true. It has all those elements. But the New York Italian-American, there's an element of, 'Yo! You talkin' to me?' There's this kind of idea, like you come across like you're supposed to know everything. I don't know where I got that idea, because it's absurd. But anyway, that's the attitude. I would say it's a confidence."

DiMucci assembled his Belmonts from the mean streets of his home turf, gathering first tenor Angelo D'Aleo, second tenor Fred Milano, and baritone/bass Carlo Mastrangelo. Their infectious I Wonder Why was a pop hit in the spring of 1958 on brothers Bob and Gene Schwartz's freshly minted Laurie Records, and they were just getting started (it's on our previous compilation). For their next Laurie outing, Dion and his cronies gave Fats Domino's I Can't Go On (Rosalie) a rocking reading, but it was the butter-smooth ballad flip No One Knows that made the charts late that summer, actually bettering I Wonder Why at #19 pop. Before year's end, they charted again with another tender ballad, Don't Pity Me.

Brill Building denizens Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman were about to embark on an incredible songwriting roll, having just handed Fabian his first smash. "I wanted to do 'Turn Me Loose,'" notes Dion. "I liked 'Turn Me Loose.'" The prolific duo had something special for Dion and The Belmonts too. "The way 'A Teenager In Love' came in, Ricky Nelson had 'Poor Little Fool.' So I kind of sang it to The Belmonts, and they started doing this thing," says Dion. "Then Mort Shuman and Doc Pomus, they had another song, I forget what it was called. And they kind of changed it to 'Teenager In Love,' and put that together. So it was kind of wonderful to just kind of sit on this blanket, the sound that the group was making. But definitely, if you listen to 'Poor Little Fool,' you can hear what kind of inspired it.' Waxed March 3, 1959 and issued on the same month with the mellow I've Cried Before on the flip, A Teenager In Love was a #5 pop smash that spring. Dion and The Belmonts were now teen idols. DiMucci wisely never underestimated the value of his songwriters.

"Doc Pomus was like a father to me, very much so. He really encouraged me. I miss him. He was just a great guy. I just used to like talking to Doc. Mort Shuman I loved. Mort Shuman was totally incredible," says Dion. "He was a great guy to hang out with. He was so interesting. I loved being with him."

Various Street Corner Symphonies 1959 Vol.11
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Tracklist
Dion - Stomping Ground (CD) CD 1
01 Take It Back Featuring Joe Bonamassa
02 Hey Diddle Diddle Featuring GE Smith
03 Dancing Girl Featuring Mark Knopfler
04 If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll Featuring Eric Clapton
05 There Was a Time Featuring Peter Frampton
06 Cryin' Shame Featuring Sonny Landreth
07 The Night Is Young Featuring Joe Menza & Wayne Hood
08 That's What the Doctor Said Feat Steve Conn
09 My Stomping Ground Featuring Billy Gibbons
10 Angel in the Alleyways Featuring Patti Scialfa & Bruce Springsteen
11 I've Got to Get to You Featuring Boz Scaggs & Joe and Mike Menza
12 Red House Featuring Keb' Mo'
13 I Got My Eyes on You Baby Featuring Marcia Ball & Jimmy Vivino
14 I've Been Watching Featuring Rickie Lee Jones & Wayne Hood