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Thursday, April 21, 2016
Some Stray Tracks
In advance of the Fleshtones' 40th anniversary next month, I'll be combing through the Sweat: The Story of The Fleshtones, America's Garage Band and online archives for some little-seen or -heard nuggets. Here's a handful of hard-to-find Super Rock tracks that you might've missed the first time around. The Fleshtones meet all of your needs, from a 12-inch dance club remix and guest ghostly lead vocals of Allan Vega to a romp through "American Woman" and the sonic mongrel that is Sam the Sham Meets Jim Hendrix. More to come....