Label: Island Records - ILPS 9506 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Funk / Soul • Style: Soft Rock, Soul, Funk
During my time in NY, I must have watched the famous 39 episodes at least a dozen times each. He still runs the Saturday Night Band…. He was such a big, wild man. Remarkable guy, absolutely unique character. Crusher was very popular with the ladies… very good looking, tall. John and Jakki were over there then too, and Lee went to live somewhere in the Bronx or Brooklyn; there was quite a little incoming of the Southampton crowd, there was another guy called Mick who played double-bass but I never actually worked with him.
I walked slow and straight and never swung my legs fast and awkwardly like the rest of the gimps who got around with braces and crutches.
My main thing was to act and look cool — angry, and cool and sharp. But once in a while I would lay in a sleazy hotel room with the soiled bedcovers over my head — too scared to move, sometimes for days and nights — sleepless and trembling. And when it got like that I never knew when it would end, or how it would end, or if it would ever end, but it always did. But it sure took a long fucking time. He first attracted mainstream attention when he brought the Red Buddha Theatre to Europe acting as their director-cum-composer-cum-producer presenting the multi-media extravangaza The Man from The East.
The soundtrack to which was picked up by Island. Line-up and label changes ensued with Winwood moving on to other things and a switch from Island to Arista. Although surprisingly unaccredited, the string arrangements were by Paul Buckmaster. The album — for many years unavailable — has recently been re-released as part of The Go Sessions The Complete Recordings as well as in its own right.
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Cover Photography: Richard L. Photos: courtesy Steve Webb Archives. Jess HOME. The Raiders. The Shakedown Sound. The Alan Bown. Basing Street. Butts Band. Jess Roden Solo. Jess Roden Band. Jess Roden Solo in New York. The Rivits. Seven Windows. Who's Who. Jess Roden New York. Doc Pomos Reality is, Doc Pomus is little known today, except amongst those who regularly mine liner notes for songwriter creditsbut Crippled by polio in his childhood, Pomus — born Jerome Solon Felder on June 27, in Brooklyn — became interested in singing the blues after hearing a Big Joe Turner record as a child.
Ultimately teaming up in the Brill Building with pianist Mort Schuman, his legacy endures as one of the greatest American songwriters — ever.
JessRoden Solo - Albums. Misty Roses 2. Sensation 3. Lonely Avenue 4. The Quiet Sound of You and I 5. The Hardest Blow 6. Drinking Again 7. Woman Across The Fascinated - DJ Herbie - Smiling People Compilation 8. Prime Time Love 2. Deeper In Love 3. Brand New Start 4. Believe In Me 5.
Bird Of Harlem 6. Loving You 8. Jess Roden - Singles. Jess Roden - Lonely Avenue - Jess Roden - The Player Not The Game . The Best Of Ballad Of Big Sally 5. Stonechaser 5. Reason To Change 3. Woman Across The Water 4. In A Circle 5. Trouble In Mind To Be Back - Mihai Popoviciu - Lost It. Me And Crystal Eye 4.
In Me Tonight 4. What The Hell 4. Deeper In Love 2. Lonely Avenue 3. If You Change Your Mind 3. Jump Mama 3. All Night Long 3.
Im Going To Make Love To Everything Forever - Sensible Nectar - Everythings Dancing For You, Hank Mobley - The Turnaround, Pre Virgin Demo 2 - Henry Cow - A Cow Cabinet Of Curiosities, Somewhere In The Sun - Kenny Chesney - Be As You Are (Songs From An Old Blue Chair), Go Where I Send Thee - The Golden Gate Quartet - Golden Gate Quartet