Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Chicken Rice | Lucky 7
Listen to "Spider Man"
Get the whole 7-track CD here.
Japan's love-affair with rockabilly is, of course legendary. Taiwan's? Not so much. This solidly rockin' record was my first indication that anyone else in Asia beyond Japan even cared about the sub-genre.
Found in P-Tunes & Video, the ultra-fabo DVD/CD store on Chrystie Street in Manhattan's Chinatown featured in the header image of this blog. This is the only CD this band ever produced, which is disappointing, considering how much it doesn't suck.
Posting this largely in anticipation of seeing the 126.96.36.199's at the Mercury Lounge later this month.
Here's a vid: