Missing Links, Vol. 4: Streets of Chicago

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All Music Guide - Cub Koda
Streets Of Chicago, the final entry in this superlative four volume set, holds the singular distinction of being the only one that wasn't originally issued on vinyl. But as a capper to the set, its existence sends it out on a loud, high note, indeed. The previously unissued title opus 16 of the 17 tracks collected here are seeing issuance for the first time here is quite simply one of the finest Link Wray originals ever, equally on a par with his better known instrumentals, full of swagger, menace and another classic proto-metal lick. Other highlights include blistering guitar work on "Street Fighter" and live versions of "Soul Train," "Ace Of Spades," and a six minute plus ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Cub Koda
Streets Of Chicago, the final entry in this superlative four volume set, holds the singular distinction of being the only one that wasn't originally issued on vinyl. But as a capper to the set, its existence sends it out on a loud, high note, indeed. The previously unissued title opus 16 of the 17 tracks collected here are seeing issuance for the first time here is quite simply one of the finest Link Wray originals ever, equally on a par with his better known instrumentals, full of swagger, menace and another classic proto-metal lick. Other highlights include blistering guitar work on "Street Fighter" and live versions of "Soul Train," "Ace Of Spades," and a six minute plus rendition of "Drown In My Own Tears" where Link's screams and falsetto shrieking cuts through the badly damaged, low-fi recording with alarming clarity. Nothing on here is less than classic, with some of the selections bordering on essential.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/24/2000
  • Label: Norton
  • UPC: 731253025327
  • Catalog Number: 253
  • Sales rank: 246,774

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Friday Night Dance Party (2:16)
  2. 2 Streets of Chicago (2:19)
  3. 3 Tattoo (2:03)
  4. 4 Be-Bop-A-Lula (2:18)
  5. 5 Lillian (1:58)
  6. 6 Bluebeard (2:35)
  7. 7 It's Too Late (2:26)
  8. 8 Soul Train (2:17)
  9. 9 Lowdown (1:51)
  10. 10 Street Fighter (2:21)
  11. 11 I'm Counting on You (2:35)
  12. 12 Lawdy Miss Clawdy (2:13)
  13. 13 Stuck on You (3:19)
  14. 14 Drown in My Own Tears (5:54)
  15. 15 Ace of Spades (2:55)
  16. 16 Rumble (2:16)
  17. 17 Friday Night Dance Party, Pt. 2 (1:55)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Link Wray Primary Artist, Guitar
Soft Machine Track Performer
Technical Credits
Leonard Bernstein Composer
Stephen Sondheim Composer
Sy Oliver Composer
Billy Miller Liner Notes
Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor Composer
Bob Irwin Mastering
Eddie Clarke Composer
Kip Smith Mastering
Pete Ciccone Artwork
Lemmy Kilmister Composer
Milt Grant Composer
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