TROGGS, THE

THE TROGG TAPES (LIBERATION HALL)

TROGGS, THE - THE TROGG TAPES 150779
Format:
1 LP
Release:
08.07.2022
Label:
LIBERATION HALL
Kat.-Nr.:
150779
Barcode:
0089353507626
The Troggs are garage music forefathers and are cited as influences on numerous alternative and punk bands: '60s Brit band The Troggs are garage music forefathers and are cited as influences on numerous alternative and punk bands such as The MC5, R.E.M., The Buzzcocks, The Fleshtones and countless others.

Their classic rock hit "Wild Thing" is an international classic covered numerously from Jimi Hendrix, X, Fancy and Siouxsie & The Creatures.

Other songs are revered and often covered including "Love Is All Around", "With A Girl Like You" and "I Can't Control Myself'.

The band recorded 4 studio albums in the '60s before a hiatus in the early '70s. They recorded 2 albums in the mid-part of the decade with The Troggs Tapes (not be confused with the legendary spoken word tapes) in 1976.

This 12-track album has a '70s glam-punk sound with raucous tracks like "Supergirl" and "Down South to Georgia" along with cover versions of Rufus Thomas's "Walkin' the Dog" and Brendon Dunning's "Rock and Roll Little Lady".

The album hasn't ever been re-released on vinyl.
 
  • Tracklisting
  • 1.1. GET YOU TONIGHT
  • 1.2. WE RODE THROUGH THE NIGHT
  • 1.3. A DIFFERENT ME
  • 1.4. DOWN SOUTH TO GEORGIA
  • 1.5. GONNA MAKE YOU
  • 1.6. SUPERGIRL
  • 1.7. I'LL BUY YOU AN ISLAND
  • 1.8. ROLLING STONE
  • 1.9. AFTER THE RAIN
  • 1.10. ROCK "N" ROLL LADY
  • 1.11. WALKIN' THE DOG