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​(1997/Norton) 22 Tracks - Rarities including live material! more

Link Wray: Missing Links Vol.2 - Big City After Dark (CD)

​(1997/Norton) 22 Tracks - Rarities including live material!

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  • Interpret: Link Wray

  • Album titlle: Missing Links Vol.2 - Big City After Dark (CD)

  • Genre Rock'n'Roll

  • Year of publication 1997
  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0731253021121

  • weight in Kg 0.1
Wray, Link - Missing Links Vol.2 - Big City After Dark (CD) CD 1
01 Big City After Dark
02 Dance Contest
03 Walkin' Down The Street Called Love #1
04 The Bad And The Good
05 Hold It
06 The Outlaw
07 Baby What You Want Me To Do
08 Rawhide '63
09 Night Life
10 Big City Stomp
11 Rumble Rock
12 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
13 The Stranger
14 Link's Boogie
15 Hard Headed Woman
16 Roughshod
17 I Want You I Need You I Love You
18 The Thrill Of Your Love
19 Walkin' Down The Street Called Love #2
20 Lucille
21 Street Fighter
22 Slow Drag
LINK WRAY La De Da recorded October 1970 at Wray's Shack Three Track, Accokeek,... more
"Link Wray"

LINK WRAY

La De Da

recorded October 1970 at Wray's Shack Three Track, Accokeek, Maryland; Producers: Steve Verroca and Ray Vernon in association with Bob Feldman

with Lincoln 'Link' Wray: vocal/guitars/Dobro/bass; Billy Hodges: piano/organ/ backing vocal; Bobbie Howard: mandolin/piano; Doug Wray: drums/backing vocal; Steve Verroca: percussion/backing vocal

Polydor 24-4064 (LP)

 

Link Wray played the most important D chord in history: it opened Rumble. Guitarists often remember where they were when they first heard it. Thirteen years later, Wray signed with the newly-launched American division of Polydor, and his back porch sound could almost have emanated from another Link Wray. The extended Wray family was living almost communally on the family farm near Accokeek, Maryland, an hour south of Washington. "Papa started building a chicken coop and a porch on the house," Link told Tom Zito in 1971. "Then he built a room onto the porch, and then another room onto that and pretty soon it was all connected. Ray moved his three-track recorder into one of the rooms and we converted the coop into a studio, but the two were never connected so we still have to yell back and forth, 'Is it running, Ray?' every time we want to start."

 One of Link's steady gigs was at the Two Thieves Club in suburban Maryland. There, he was heard by Steve Verocca, an Italian who'd come to the States in the wake of Volare, an Italian song he claimed to have produced in its original version by Domenico Modungo. "I was overwhelmed by [Link's] music," said Verroca. "Here was a man on-stage singing out his soul, so I asked him about recording an album and he told me about his past experiences, and I suggested we do it at the Shack. I believe the Shack has a soul. You can hear people burping on the record, and that's great. It's real."

When Verroca had no success placing the LP, it was handed to Bob Feldman, who'd been in the Strangeloves and had produced the Angels' My Boyfriend's Back. Feldman had known Link when they were touring together in the late '50s, and was both moved and intrigued by the new record. "Every so often, magic happens," he said. Given the rights for ninety days, he placed the LP with the new American division of Polydor Records. Lyrically, Wray's new songs weren't especially strong, but the funky, organic vibe was compelling. If Rick Nelson's reinvention was still in character; Wray's was a complete 180 degree turn.

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