This 1966 compilation gathers a dozen of the the Shangri-Las most memorable selections from their sole long-player Shangri Las '65 (1965) and various 45s issued on the Jerry Leiber-owned Red Bird Records. Although the original incarnation included sisters Mary and Elizabeth Weiss and their high school classmates Marge and Mary Anne Ganser, by the time the combo began getting noticed, Liz had dropped out - as evidenced by the trio touted on the kitschy (think Laugh-In) mid-'60s album artwork.
Leader of the Pack is the 1965 debut album by girl group The Shangri-Las. After the album's focal track went to number one, The Shangri-Las' style and image had evolved into something tougher and earthier.
The Shangri-Las were an American pop girl group of the 1960s. Between 1964 and 1966 they charted with teen melodramas, and remain especially known for their hits "Leader of the Pack", "Remember (Walking in the Sand)", and "Give Him a Great Big Kiss". The group was formed at Andrew Jackson High School in Cambria Heights, a neighborhood in Queens, New York City, in 1963.
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Golden Hits of the Shangri-Las.
Complétez votre collection The Shangri-Las. No girl group was quite like Shadow Morton's Shangri-las, who bucked the trend of sweet and cute girl groups and came across as sexy biker chicks. Shadow Morton's penchant for doom and gloom was hip before its time. Leader of the Pack" is of course a classic teenage death song, but it pales before "Remember (Walking In The Sand)" and the magnificent "Past, Present And Future", both performances becoming much more than mere 'pop music'.
Consumer Guide Album. The Shangri-Las: Golden Hits of the Shangri-Las Though their three top 10 hits-"Remember," "Leader of the Pack," and "I Can Never Go Home Anymore"-are usually classified as "melodrama," Greil Marcus's "teen morality plays" is closer to their dark, stylized romanticism. Down below is one great rock and roll song-"Give Him a Great Big Kiss"-and lotsa melodrama, most notably the lost Debussy rip "Past Present and Future.
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