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Artist: Rene Combo, Googie
Title: Wham Bam! The Best Of The Googie Rene Combo
Format: CD
Label: ACE - UK
Catalog Number:987
Barcode:029667198721 itemnumber=1000019566
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: OLDIES
Release Date: 3/14/2018
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
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The son of noted songwriter Leon Rene, Googie cut a slew of piano/organ instrumentals from 1957-66 for his father's respected Class Records. With the accent on rinky dink R&B, this material also includes out-and-out rockers, tender ballads and groovy soul workouts (including the club favorite "Smokey Joe's La La"). The majority of the tracks feature those wonderful West Coast session men: Plas Johnson (tenor saxophone), Rene Hall (guitar) and Earl Palmer (drums). Stuart Colman, who co-compiled with John Broven, has contributed a perceptive note detailing Googie Rene's career plus an expert track analysis. This is the first-ever reissue release devoted to the Googie Rene Combo (on CD or LP). (Previously deleted:10/1/10. Original release date:12/5/03)

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