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Rockats Live At The Ritz

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On this date in 1981, The Rockats released their debut album, Rockats Live At The Ritz. As the name implies, it was a live album recorded at The Ritz in New York City. The New York City rockabilly band is still recording and performing.



Official Website: therockats.com

Blogload: Rockats Live At The Ritz - fleamarketblues.blogspot.com

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Didn't this album break a record (pardon the pun) at the time for being recorded, pressed and released (at least locally) in like 2 or 3 days? I seem to remember it being a big deal at the time.....

Club80 said...

I'll research that. I know you're right. I just don't know how quickly it was done.
On another note, I must have seen them live 7-8 times. They were always playing at The Ritz. I also saw them open for the original Pretenders lineup at The Palladium in NYC.

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