Article successfully added.

Larry Williams Alacazam - Specialty Recordings

Alacazam - Specialty Recordings
$20.31 *

* incl. VAT / plus shipping costsDepending on the country of delivery, the VAT at checkout may vary.

Ready to ship today,
delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

  • LPCH203
  • 0.21
P Secure bonuspoints now
(1987/Ace) 16 tracks, original Specialty recordings!more

Larry Williams: Alacazam - Specialty Recordings

(1987/Ace) 16 tracks, original Specialty recordings!

Article properties:Larry Williams: Alacazam - Specialty Recordings

  • Interpret: Larry Williams

  • Album titlle: Alacazam - Specialty Recordings

  • Genre Rock'n'Roll

  • Label Ace Records

  • Geschwindigkeit 33 U/min
  • Vinyl record size LP (12 Inch)
  • Record Grading Mint (M)
  • Sleeve Grading Mint (M)
  • Artikelart LP

  • EAN: 4000127766304

  • weight in Kg 0.21
Larry Williams Slow Down Larry Williams Slow Down   If one were to argue... more
"Larry Williams"

Larry Williams

Slow Down

Larry Williams

Slow Down

 

If one were to argue that this is the absolute best of Larry Williams (the bigger hits notwithstanding), you would have had no argument from John Lennon and many others. Recorded on September 11, 1957 after Little Richard had entered the ministry, it was a calculated shot at Richard’s style, right down to the squeals. The backing musicians included Plas Johnson on sax, Rene Hall on guitar, and Earl Palmer on drums. Upon release, it was confined to the B-side of Dizzy Miss Lizzy,which itself was Larry Williams’ last hit single on Specialty.

Little Richard had not been replaced. Specialty continued to pump out singles by Williams together with an LP, but another major hit eluded them. In 1959, Williams was busted for narcotics possession, and Specialty dropped him. There were more sessions for more labels, and a big blip in his royalty income when the Beatles recorded three of his songs, including this one, but his music income could in no way account for the fact that when he died of gunshot wounds to the head, he was living in Los Angeles’ exclusive Laurel Canyon, drove a Rolls Royce, and had $500,000 stashed on the premises.

He was found on January 7, 1980, but the coroner decided that he’d been dead for five days. There was something earthy, innocent, and almost boyish about Williams’ records, even if his life was anything but…

 

Its origins notwithstanding, Otis’ record has survived in part because of Jimmy Nolen’s beautifully economical guitar. Nolen would go on to more or less invent funk guitar with James Brown. Willie And The Hand Jive charted again in 1966 for the Strangeloves, in the 1974 for Eric Clapton, and in the 1985 for George Thorogood.

 

Various - Blowing The Fuse 1958 - Classics That Rocked The Jukebox

Read more at: https://www.bear-family.de/various-blowing-the-fuse-1958-classics-that-rocked-the-jukebox.html
Copyright © Bear Family Records

 

Read, write and discuss reviews...more
Customer evaluation for "Alacazam - Specialty Recordings"
Write an evaluation
Evaluations will be activated after verification.

The fields marked with * are required.

Weitere Artikel von Larry Williams
Hocus Pocus - More Unreleased Magic Vaults From Specialty (LP)
Larry Williams: Hocus Pocus - More Unreleased Magic Vaults From... Art-Nr.: LPSP2162

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$20.31 *
At His Finest - Specialty R&R Years (2-CD)
Larry Williams: At His Finest - Specialty R&R Years (2-CD) Art-Nr.: CDCH21021

Item has to be restocked

$26.31 *
Here's Larry Williams (CD)
Larry Williams: Here's Larry Williams (CD) Art-Nr.: CDSP2109

the very last 1 available
Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$22.58 * $11.26 *
Get Ready Baby! - The Chess Collection (LP, 10inch)
Larry Williams: Get Ready Baby! - The Chess Collection (LP,... Art-Nr.: LPSR1008

Item has to be restocked

$22.58 *
Old Rock New Roll #15 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS
Larry Williams: Old Rock New Roll #15 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS Art-Nr.: EMI94159

Item has to be restocked

$9.90 *
Nr.19 - Magazin & limited Single
Dynamite - Magazin: Nr.19 - Magazin & limited Single Art-Nr.: 0041319

the very last 2 available
Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$7.36
Nr.27 - Magazin & limited Single
Dynamite - Magazin: Nr.27 - Magazin & limited Single Art-Nr.: 0041327

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$7.36
Nr.28 - Magazin & limited Single
Dynamite - Magazin: Nr.28 - Magazin & limited Single Art-Nr.: 0041328

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$7.36
Nr.29 - Magazin & limited Single (7inch, 45rpm)
Dynamite - Magazin: Nr.29 - Magazin & limited Single (7inch, 45rpm) Art-Nr.: 0041329

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$28.24
Nr.30 - Magazin & limited Single
Dynamite - Magazin: Nr.30 - Magazin & limited Single Art-Nr.: 0041330

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$7.36
Payday Jump
Roy Brown: Payday Jump Art-Nr.: CDTOP1423

Item has to be restocked

$15.79 $19.18
NEW
Memphis Slim - Rocks (CD)
Memphis Slim: Memphis Slim - Rocks (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17687

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$19.18
Red Hot Rockin' with Ronnie Hawkins (LP & CD, 10inch, 45rpm)
Ronnie Hawkins: Red Hot Rockin' with Ronnie Hawkins (LP & CD,... Art-Nr.: BAF14027

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$31.63 $33.89
Gotta Be Love - Just Thought I'd Set You Straight (7inch, 45rpm)
Ric Cartey & Ted Harris: Gotta Be Love - Just Thought I'd Set You... Art-Nr.: 45221569

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$18.05
Bo Diddley - Rocks (CD)
Bo Diddley: Bo Diddley - Rocks (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17551

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$19.18