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LP - Johnny Legend - The Rollin Rock Recordings Vol. 1

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Part Records
LP_PART-LP 3118.002
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Johnny Legend, wild, crazy, wacky, all round entertainer and performer of wild, crazy, wacky Rockabilly songs. The "Rockabilly Bastard", has his legendary 'Rollin' Rock' recordings re-issued in both CD and vinyl format, on Part Records.

01. The South Is Gonna Rise Again
02. Soakin' The Bone
03. The Holy Beat
04. Rockabilly Rumble
05. Runnin' Gun
06. Rollin' The Rock
07. Let's Get Goin'

SIDE B    
08. Raunchy Tonk
09. Midnite Blues
10. Nightbird
11. Are you Hep To It
12. Brand New Baby
13. Long Long Lonely Hours
14. No Escape

Part Records are delighted to re-issue 'Rollin' Rock Records' one and only hip swinging dynamo Johnny Legend, internationally known as, the 'Rockabilly Rasputin' and we are 
proud to make available his back catalog.

Johnny Legend, how can you categorize him, how can you describe him? One thing is for certain Johnny Legend is a living American 'legend'! For sure Johnny Legend is a rockabilly musician
film producer, actor and wrestling manager. In 1995 Johnny Legend co-founded the, 'Incredibly Strange Wrestling' show in California, which combined wrestling and live music shows. 
His versatility is gained from more than 50 years in the limelight and living in many various subcultures. 

Johnny Legend has produced many 'B'-movies, most notably 'Teenage Cruisers' the first porno Rock'n'Roll movie, the sound-track is available on Part Records (PART-CD 653.002). 
Johnny Legend has also infiltrated many major Hollywood movies. These movies featured many notable actors including; Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito and Courtney Love. His Curriculum Vita 
is additionally embellished from working association with artists such as 'Quentin Tarantino', 'Andy Kaufman', 'Robin Williams', 'Freddie Blassie', 'Betty Page' and 'Gene Vincent'.

Looking at the musical career of Johnny Legend; we can say he was ahead of his time, for Johnny Legend favored the use of the Double bass when recording, the instrument of choice 
in the early 1970s was usually the bass guitar. From this angle his recordings can be termed neo-Rockabilly, and Johnny can be also be termed a pioneer of the genre! 
For this release we are proud to make available 29 songs from his 'Rollin' Rock' days, all recorded in the legendary studio of Rockin' Ronnie Weiser.

Also available (THE ROLLIN' ROCK Recordings Series):
CD - RAY CAMPI - The Rollin' Rock Recordings Vol.1  
CD - JIMMY LEE MASLON - My Wildcat Ways - 26 Hot Tracks CD 
CD - MAC CURTIS - The Rollin Rock Recordings Vol. 1
CD - MAC CURTIS - The Rollin Rock Recordings Vol. 2
CD - Johnny Legend - The Rollin' Rock Recordings
LP - Johnny Legend - The Rollin' Rock Recording Vol. 2

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