dale hawkins oh suzy q vinyl lp

Oh! Suzy-Q

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Outstanding as new, Near Mint copy. Long out of print, this is a reissue in its original format. Dale Hawkins’ Susie-Q was one of the finest songs to emerge out of early rock’n’roll, a swamp-rock classic. Yet the artist himself remains relatively under-appreciated, as does his seminal debut album…

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Digitally remastered and expanded edition of this 1958 album. Louisiana singer, guitarist and composer Dale Hawkins’s debut album helped define exactly what was (and was not) Rock ‘n’ Roll. At a time when exposure to many kinds of music was the norm, Hawkins absorbed them all like a sponge. But his distinct preference for black music would always exert the greatest influence, giving his music a harder edge than that of most of his contemporaries.

  • A01
    Suzie Q.
  • A02
    Don't Treat Me This Way
  • A03
    Juanita
  • A04
    Tornado
  • A05
    Little Pig
  • A06
    Hot Dog
  • B01
    Baby Baby
  • B02
    Mrs. Mergritory's Daughter
  • B03
    Take My Heart
  • B04
    Wild, Wild World
  • B05
    See You Soon Baboon
  • B06
    Four Letter Word-Rock