Long Tall Shorty. Tommy Tucker [US2]. Mister Downchild. My Girl Sloopy. Pontiac I Aint Done Wrong - The Yardbirds - Last Rave-up In L.A. (Vinyl. Pretty Girl. Putty In Your Hands. Questa volta. The Isley Brothers. Smokestack Lightnin'. Stealing Stealing. Memphis Jug Band. Ten Little Indians. The Sun Is Shining. I've never heard the results but I'm not looking forward to it. JA Jimmy's Back Pages The Early Years Page: rec.
Page was far ahead of his time, tearing up standards like "Leave My Kitten Alone" with raucous solos that often presage Beck's Yardbirds work. But only a rock historian would enjoy the record. Page often does little, and the bands are almost uniformly lousy. Most I Aint Done Wrong - The Yardbirds - Last Rave-up In L.A. (Vinyl them feature lame pop singers with heavy 50's influences and minimal vocal range, matched by shuffling, quasi-competent rhythm sections - the Lancastrians' singer even sounds like Ringo Starr.
And only two of these acts went anywhere at all: Nico, who after a debut single moved to New York, joined the Velvet Underground for an album, and went on to have a modest solo career despite her grating, Yoko Ono -like delivery; and Donovan, represented here by "Sunshine Superman. A final problem is that the young Page's clanging guitar sound and lightning speed weren't matched yet by a keen musical sensibility.
At least you've got to give the compilers credit for presenting both A- and B-sides and researching things pretty thoroughly. JA Roger The Engineer After pouring out endless Top 40 hits for two years, the Yardbirds finally were given a chance to write and produce their own material. Unfortunately, none of the group members was a substantial songwriter - Beck included - and the resulting effort is so thin it's almost flippant their I Aint Done Wrong - The Yardbirds - Last Rave-up In L.A. (Vinyl actually improved by the next time around.
Check out amazon and ebay. If there aren't any Yardbirds albums there, you must have stepped into an alternate dimension like the guy in the movie Yesterday in which only about 3 people in the world had ever heard of the Beatles.
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