Dan hicks serves up his unique attitude and swagger that are embodied in his outlaw eccentricity and totally original sound to the holidays with his latest release Crazy For Christmas.
Last Train To HicksvilleGeffen 2302656 #ad - Check out the euphonious whale; 'long come a viper; sure beats Me; My Old Timey Baby; Vivando, and more! Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. The hot licks' eccentric blend of folk, jazz, country and rock found its biggest audience in '73, when this LP spent 18 weeks on the pop charts.
SOCKSNew West Records #ad - Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Featuring 11 original tracks written by JD McPherson and his friends. Jd mcpherson presents A Christmas Album, SOCKS. Socks is an album of holidays songs sure to be standards while you are decorating the tree. Come get warm by the fire with songs such as, 'All The Gifts I Need' and 'Every Single Christmas.
Or, burn the cookies to 'SOCKS' and 'Ugly Christmas Sweater. There is something for everyone on this record to enjoy whether you are in the Christmas spirit or if you just wanna say, 'Bah Humbug'. Jd mcpherson- Socks.
It Happened One Bite Widescreen Edition 22 TracksWounded Bird Records #ad - Digitally remastered and expanded edition. Jd mcpherson- Socks. He was the leader of the group Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks. Cd reissue. Records and hit the Billboard music charts in 1978. He referred to his music as "folk swing". Dan hicks was an american singer-songwriter whose music contained elements of country, folk, jazz and comedy.
It happened one Bite was originally released on Warner Bros. This special cd release is known as the Widescreen Edition and features a whopping 22 tracks! Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Shrink-wrapped.
Original RecordingsFloating World #ad - Dan hicks was a founding member of the legendary Charlatans, one of the early pioneering West Coast bands from the mid-60s. Shrink-wrapped. This vital reissue of his 1969 solo debut features a blend of jazz swing and country, in an understated style that stood in stark contrast to the heavy acid rock of the time.
Shrink-wrapped. Jd mcpherson- Socks. Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville.
Beatin' the HeatSurfdog Records #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Costello/r. L. Shrink-wrapped. Jones/tom waits/bette midler. Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Label: Surf Dog. Published: 2000/W/E. Jd mcpherson- Socks.
I Scare Myself: A MemoirJawbone Press #ad - You’ll get to see hicks’ memories of one of the changes the 60s brought, plus, working with great musicians, a foreward by Elivs Costello; and afterword by producer Tommy LiPuma; and annotations by his close friend Kristine McKenna. I scare myself takes readers on a journey behind the music, and into the life and mind of the fantastic artist who created it.
Jawbone. Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Dan hicks had a front-row seat to the birth and death of counter culture -- San Francisco, 1966 -- it would affect both him and his music. I scare myself captures the highs and lows of a lifelong adventure in music. Shrink-wrapped. I just started taking ingredients I liked and putting them together to see what came out, ” Hicks writes.
I Scare Myself: A Memoir #ad - Hicks passed away in early 2016, but his music, and the stories he tells here, remain as fresh and irresistible as ever. Shrink-wrapped. This vivid memoir of a man described as “one of america’s greatest songwriters” by Elvis Costello, and a cat that was “fly, wily, sly, and dry” by Tom Waits.
What came out was an amazing blend of complex time signatures, unusual instrumentation, and intricate vocal harmonies that took him to the top of the 70s rock world but also into a downward spiral of drink and drug abuse. Jd mcpherson- Socks.
Happy XmasBushbranch/Surfdog #ad - Eric clapton’s first ever full-length studio holiday album, Happy Xmas, is on Clapton’s Bushbranch Records/Surfdog Records. Shrink-wrapped. Jawbone. Shrink-wrapped. Happy xmas is clapton’s 24th studio album and his first since 2016’s “I Still Do. It mixes instantly recognizable holiday classics with lesser-known unique titles along with an original new song “For Love On Christmas Day.
The album also features cover art illustration by Clapton himself. Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Jd mcpherson- Socks. Shrink-wrapped.
Hey! Merry Christmas!MONO MUNDO RECORDINGS #ad - Jd mcpherson- Socks. The new collection includes the mavericks' renditions of two yuletide favorites ''Christmas Baby Please Come Home'' and "Happy Holiday''. Led by the incomparable vocals of raul malo, guitarist eddie perez and keyboardist Jerry Dale McFadden, The Mavericks will embark on their 30th Anniversary in 2019, drummer Paul Deakin, but not before establishing some new holiday music traditions.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Jawbone. The new songs inject a fresh style and sound into the holiday season while seamlessly fitting into any rotation of Christmas classics. Genre-defying, grammy award-winning band The Mavericks have announced the November 2nd release of their first-ever holiday album, Hey! Merry Christmas!
Hey! Merry Christmas! #ad - Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. From the rollicking opening tracks ''christmas time is coming round'' and ''santa does'' to the gorgeous, jazzy ballad ''Christmas Time Is Coming Round'' and ''Santa Does'' to the gorgeous, jazzy ballad ''Christmas For Me Is You'' to the sultry blues of ''Santa Wants To Take You For A Ride'' The Mavericks help redefine what the sounds of Christmas can be.
Always a group to forge their own path, the mavericks wrote eight original songs for Hey! Merry Christmas! featuring the group's distinctive blend of rockabilly Latino, folk, jazz, blues, swing, and more. The mavericks- Hey Merry Christmas.
Shootin StraightPrivate Music #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville. Shrink-wrapped. The mavericks- Hey Merry Christmas. Jawbone. Jd mcpherson- Socks. Shrink-wrapped.
Amazing CharlatansBig Beat #ad - This compilation assembles 23 tracks from their demos for the Kama Sutra and Autumn labels, as well as a couple of later sessions recorded at San Francisco area studios. Much of this material has been bootlegged previously, on both vinyl and tape, but here it appears in its best fidelity to date by far.
Shrink-wrapped. After almost 30 years, at least, there's finally a definitive document of one of the first San Francisco psychedelic groups -- or, as definitive a document as surviving tapes allow. Those expecting psychedelic fireworks will be surprised. Sure the charlatans never really got the opportunity to flex their muscles in the studio, but it's also true that they didn't possess either the songwriting or instrumental chops to rival the Jefferson Airplane or Moby Grape.
Amazing Charlatans #ad - Jawbone. There's some acid-soaked folk-rock here most notably "we're not on the same Trip" and "I Saw Her, with White blues, folk, but on the whole it's much more of a travelog of roots music, country, jugband, " the two best cuts, and music hall influences much more to the fore. Jd mcpherson- Socks. Richie unterberger, all music Guide Dan hicks and the hot Licks- Last Train To Hicksville.
Shrink-wrapped. Big beat's meticulous packaging and programming also ensures that an important chapter in psychedelic/San Francisco music has been properly presented for the first time.