May 18, 2012

Good Rats - Ratcity In Blue (1976)

FLAC TRACKS+Covers | NO CUE | NO LOG | 379 mb+3% recovery

Biography by Greg Prato:
While countless rockers started their careers in the New York suburb of Long Island before going on to worldwide success (Billy Joel, Twisted Sister, Steve Vai, Brian Setzer, Blue Öyster Cult, etc.), there have been countless acts that appeared poised for a breakthrough, but for whatever reason, fell short. Many longtime followers of Long Island-based rock would probably agree that tops on the 'woulda/coulda/shoulda' list were the Good Rats, a group who played at some of the East Coast's best-known/biggest venues (Madison Square Garden, Nassau Coliseum, the Philadelphia Spectrum) during the '70s, while opening for such big names as Aerosmith, Ozzy Osbourne, the Grateful Dead, Bruce Springsteen, Kiss, Journey, Heart, Styx, Meat Loaf, and Rush, among others. Specializing in a tough form of bar band/hard rock (comparable to Led Zeppelin early on, before getting more commercial), quite a few bandmembers have waltzed through the Good Rats' ranks since their formation during the late '60s, … More info

1. Does It Make You Feel Good
2. Boardwalk Slasher
3. Ratcity In Blue
4. Reason To Kill
5. Writing The Pages
6. The Room
7. Almost Anything Goes
8. Advertisement In The Voice
9. Yellow Flower
10. Tough Guys
11. Hour Glass
Bonus track:
12. Mean Mother

Mickey Marchello - vocals, guitar
John "The Cat" Gatto - guitar
Peppi Marchello - vocals
Lenny Kotke - bass, vocals
Joe "Brasciola" Franco - drums



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hanalex said...

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