Son of Frat Rock

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Son of Frat Rock continues the pattern of its father, Frat Rock, by providing 18 infectious, danceable rock & roll and R&B oldies. There are a couple of big names here -- the Kinks "You Really Got Me", Tommy James "Mony Mony", Mitch Ryder "Devil With a Blue Dress", Ritchie Valens "La Bamba", Bobby Fuller "I Fought the Law" -- but the main attraction of the disc is that it collects one-hit wonders like "Little Bit O' Soul," "Farmer John," "Cool Jerk," "Shout! Shout! Knock Yourself Out," "If You Wanna Be Happy," "Peanut Butter," "Bottle of Wine," "California Sun," "Quarter to Three" and "Hot Pastrami." There's no better place to get these classic rock ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Son of Frat Rock continues the pattern of its father, Frat Rock, by providing 18 infectious, danceable rock & roll and R&B oldies. There are a couple of big names here -- the Kinks "You Really Got Me", Tommy James "Mony Mony", Mitch Ryder "Devil With a Blue Dress", Ritchie Valens "La Bamba", Bobby Fuller "I Fought the Law" -- but the main attraction of the disc is that it collects one-hit wonders like "Little Bit O' Soul," "Farmer John," "Cool Jerk," "Shout! Shout! Knock Yourself Out," "If You Wanna Be Happy," "Peanut Butter," "Bottle of Wine," "California Sun," "Quarter to Three" and "Hot Pastrami." There's no better place to get these classic rock & roll singles -- which are some of the greatest rock & roll ever recorded -- in one place than Son of Frat Rock, no matter how silly the title and the packaging may be, and that's why it's essential.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/1990
  • Label: Rhino
  • UPC: 081227577223
  • Catalog Number: 75772

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Little Bit O' Soul (2:20)
  2. 2 Farmer John (2:15)
  3. 3 You Really Got Me (2:13)
  4. 4 Mony Mony - Tommy James & the Shondells (3:19)
  5. 5 Devil with a Blue Dress on/Good Golly Miss Molly - Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels (3:05)
  6. 6 Cool Jerk (2:42)
  7. 7 What Kind of Fool (Do You Think I Am?) - Bill Deal & the Rhondels (2:14)
  8. 8 Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out) (2:11)
  9. 9 If You Wanna Be Happy (2:10)
  10. 10 Peanut Butter (2:01)
  11. 11 Bottle of Wine (2:09)
  12. 12 Land of 1000 Dances (2:16)
  13. 13 La La La La La (2:53)
  14. 14 La Bamba (2:04)
  15. 15 California Sun (2:24)
  16. 16 I Fought the Law (2:17)
  17. 17 Quarter to Three (2:29)
  18. 18 Hot Pastrami (1:45)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Gary "U.S." Bonds Track Performer
The Bobby Fuller Four Track Performer
Tommy James & the Shondells Track Performer
The Kinks Track Performer
The Rivieras Track Performer
Mitch Ryder Track Performer
Jimmy Soul Track Performer
Cannibal & the Headhunters Track Performer
The Dartells Track Performer
The Marathons Track Performer
Ernie Maresca Track Performer
The Premiers Track Performer
The Fireballs Track Performer
The Blendells Track Performer
The Capitols Track Performer
Bill Deal Track Performer
Bobby Fuller Track Performer
Music Explosion Track Performer
Ritchie Valens Track Performer
The Shondels Track Performer
Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels Track Performer
Bill Deal & the Rhondels Track Performer
Technical Credits
Ernie Maresca Composer
Don Brown Art Direction
Bill Inglot Producer
Ritchie Valens Adaptation
Gene Sculatti Liner Notes
Joseph Royster Composer
Frank Guida Composer
Thomas Bogdany Composer
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