Various ArtistsWick Records Presents Battle of the Bands Vol. 1
DETAILSEvent: RECORD STORE DAY 2020
Release Date: 6/20/2020
Label: Wick Records
Release type: RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Release
Exclusive to RSD 2020, Wick Records is pleased to bring you a collection of wigged-out winners sure to rock you deep into the inter-dimensional fray... Dig on track after track of superior sounds: The fuzz-fueled freak-outs of The Mystery Lights, and Mark Sultan; the swirling, mind-altering melodies of Michael Rault; the troglodytic tune-smithery of The Ar-Kaics; the anglophilic grooves of Benny Trokan, and The Fame-Beats; the Link Wray inspired madness of the Buzz Brothers; the soul-tinged savagery of The Jay Vons; as well a track from psychedelic newcomers, Steady Sun, and a reissued jem from Ohio Teen-Beat legends, Johnny's Uncalled Four. Featuring two unreleased tracks, and several making their long-player debut. This is one helluva compilation, folks. Don't sleep on it - Wick is watching!
SIDE A: 1: Michael Rault "I'll Be There" 2: The Ar-Kaics "She's Obsessed with Herself" 3: The Mystery Lights "What Happen When you Turn the Devil Down" 4: Mark Sultan "Let Me Out" (FIRST TIME ON LP) 5: The Mystery Lights "Someone Else Is In Control" 6: Steady Sun "Truth is a Needle" (UNRELEASED)
SIDE B: 1: Benny Trokan "Get it in the End" (UNRELEASED) 2: The Ar-Kaics "Just My Life" (FIRST TIME ON LP) 3: Fame-Beats "Watford Stomp" (FIRST TIME ON LP) 4: T. Benny and the Buzz Brothers "Gimme a Buzz" (FIRST TIME ON LP) 5: Michael Rault "Sitting Still" 6: The Jay Vons "Did You See Her" 7: Johnny's Uncalled Four "Daydream" (FIRST TIME ON LP)