(2016/Sundazed/Modern Harmonic) 12 tracks.
For Adult Listeners Only - Recorded in 1962 - 'Black Friday Release'
A once shocking 1962 LP of love songs… by men, for men. A long lost treasure featuring the cool & sophisticated vocals of Gene Howard and a cast of prime studio jazz musicians, performing a set of standards sung to a male suitor. Ahead of its time in every way. Reissued for the first time ever for Record Store Day’s Black Friday! Available on CD and pristine RTI pressed gold vinyl!
A fantastic, once-shocking album finally sees reissue - and brings with it the answer to a half-century mystery!
Case file: A big band vocalist, a Hollywood photographer, and an LGBT music and history archivist - they are the heart of the story behind Love Is A Drag, a 1962 shrouded-in-mystery long-player comprised of love songs by men, for men.
Article properties: Gene Howard: Love Is A Drag (CD)