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Snake Grinder and the Shredded Field Mice – Legends of Newark Rock

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“It was a dark and stormy rehearsal…The toga party was winding down, as there were no more clean sheets. The boys put down their instruments, being weary from too much … Continue reading

The Fabulous Pharaohs – Legends of Newark Rock

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For blocks residents of Todd Estates, Fireside Park , and Brookside could hear rock music emanating from the corner house at 301 Elderfield Drive . Outside, their trademark, a black … Continue reading

schroeder – Legends of Newark Rock

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“Although Larry and Ersk were convinced that we could be a phenomenon, I think Michael and I just liked making neat noise. Larry did hit it on the head though, … Continue reading

The Commotions – Legends of Newark Rock

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I got to know Jerry Grant, B.J Lobermann, and Don Challenger gradually through the late seventies as they centered around my [then] favorite record store, I Like It Like That … Continue reading

The Adaptors – Legends of Newark Rock

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Welcome to the first chapter of Legends Of Newark Rock. Newark has a rich history of music that is on the verge of being forgotten. The intent of this series … Continue reading

King of Fools Album

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See previous posts for individual song lyrics! King of Fools Images Of Lace (with Psyche 467) King Of Fools Hey Lucinda Collar To The Wind Nothing Left (with Stan Corbett) … Continue reading

BONUS – Problems Of Happiness (Original Demo 1985)

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Problems Of Happiness (Original Demo 1985) The Problems Of Happiness (Phillips) Let us be lovers Forget the things they do. We can be happy together Me and you. Try not … Continue reading

BONUS – Nothing Left (Slow Version)

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Nothing Left (Slow Version)

Let Me In (with Psyche 467)

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Let Me In (with Psyche 467) Let Me In (Phillips) There’s a midnight rain in Dowland and it’s freezing And it’s a long long way to anywhere from here There’s … Continue reading

Concrete Thought (James Keesey Lead Vocal)

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Concrete Thought (James Keesey Lead Vocal) Concrete Thought (Phillips) I’d like to pave the world with concrete Then I couldn’t see what we’ve become. I’d really like the look of … Continue reading

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