If I Aint Home - Various - Rockabilly Rebels 16 Hot Rockers
Label: Hallmark Records - SHM 3147 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Rockabilly
I noticed that you gave "musician credits" to one Dave FIelds--saxophonist. I used to play in a band called Roundabout with a Dave Fields on saxophone and would like All That Ive Got - The Used - Berth get in touch with him.
Do you have an email address for Dave or any other means of getting in touch with him? Post a Comment. Follow by Email. Thursday, August 2, Cincy Soul-Rockers of the '70s.
Now available from the Fraternity Music Group. Compiled by Randy McNutt. Counterpart C The Fraternity Records Group of New York announces the release of "Souled Out: Queen City Soul-Rockers of the s ," an anthology of Cincinnati recordings made for several labels at local recording studios in the s.
It is available through Amazon. From the early s until aboutsoul-rock bands were a big part of the Cincinnati music scene. Most of the old studios are gone now. The CD is released on the Counterpart label, an important Cincinnati label in the s and early s.
Company president Victor Piagneri suggested releasing the CD on Counterpart because of its historical connection to the music. Wayne Perry left and Randy McNutt in this. Avco-Embassy publicity photo, To me, we led the most exciting lives of anyone at the old Mosler Safe Co.
We went after white soul. In those days, many nightclubs in Greater Cincinnati were dancing spots. Soul was. They were mono paradises with a lot of bottom in their sounds. When King abruptly closed inJewel became the main venue for blue-eyed soul. Mack operated out of there.
Even the Heywoods recorded there. We needed a B-side—fast and cheap. Workers drifted past, watching as we gyrated and sang in the tiny windowed office. They must have thought we were lunatics. He charged less to use it because it was paid off. Six months later, with help from music veterans Harry Carlson and Herman Griffin, we received six offers for our master. Because Avco offered the largest advance, we decided to sign with it.
Undaunted, we continued to discover new soul-rock bands that seemed to pop up in every other roadhouse. Wayne often joined If I Aint Home - Various - Rockabilly Rebels 16 Hot Rockers in the studio for additional vocal punch. Their talented drummer, a high school senior named Rick Powell, sang with a pure rock voice.
We continued mixing and matching musicians to create our own bands. All the while, I pressed him to write his own songs. He learned fast. A few years later, we Food For The Hungry - Ya Ho Wha 13 - God And Hair (Box Set) to 24 tracks and to other studios. The tracks on this album represent only a part of the work that Wayne Perry and I did in the s. We recorded together well into the late s, trying gospel, country, pop, and rock for Wayne and other acts in Nashville and Cincinnati.
As a talented singer, writer, and producer, he was heavily involved in every facet of the process. While preparing these old tracks, I decided to restore credit to the original bands—the way Wayne and I intended it to be. Sometimes we had to change the names for more practical reasons of the day. He wanted to blend white and black sounds—a soul-rock sound. Wayne became one of his studio singers. Unfortunately, a recession hindered Herman from getting a deal and making a comeback.
By then, the influence and popularity of white soul-rockers If I Aint Home - Various - Rockabilly Rebels 16 Hot Rockers diminished around Cincinnati due to all-pervasive disco, which dominated radio and our culture.
Instead of offering the usual blue-eyed soul bands with horns, local clubs hung disco globes and hired club disc jockeys. Recently rediscovered, they are now unleashed upon an unsuspecting world. Rick Powell and the Chamberly Kids. Wayne Perry! Musician Credits. The song was a hit for Elvis Presley and Conway Twitty.
Rice moved easily from country to rockabilly to blue-eyed soul, and his sound featured elements of all three styles. Wayne Bullock : Lockland native Bullock is known for his performances on the Hammond B-3 organ, but he made his professional music mark on bass Disco Band - Ben Liebrand - Spirit Of Disco - Italo Disco Edition Part 1 Lonnie Mack in the early s.
He provided a soulful sound for other blue-eyed soul bands into the early s. Rusty York: York is known as one of the finest bluegrass musicians in the country. His studio, Jewel Recording in suburban Mt.
A gifted string man, York played everything from soul-rock to bluegrass to country. A native of Reading, Ohio, Lawson moved into studio engineering early on in his career, working at Jewel and Counterpart studios in Cincinnati before moving to Nashville.
He played soul-rock as well as country. He later became an independent producer, working out of Cincinnati in the early s. But he could play any kind of popular music, which provided him countless recording sessions as a sideman, recording engineer, and arranger. On Souled Outhe played string parts and arranged.
Rick Powell,recording at home. Photo by Randy McNutt. Recording Companies Represented. It also recorded If I Aint Home - Various - Rockabilly Rebels 16 Hot Rockers soul diva Gerri Diamond and country writer-singer Bobby Borchers. He also sold Counterpart in to Piagneri, who reintroduced the name for the release of Souled Out. The original release of "Good Time" on Beast, Newer Post Older Post Home.
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