John Richard Owens (7 January 1956 – 4 November 1980) was a professional boxer from Wales who fought under the name Johnny Owen. His fragile appearance earned him many epithets, including 'the Bionic Bantam' and 'the Merthyr Matchstick'. During his brief career, he held the Bantamweight Championships of Great Britain and Europe and became the first ever Welsh holder of the Bantamweight Championship of the Commonwealth.
the ep). No Good For No One Now. Owen. Owen Chicago, Illinois.
New single "Homemade" out now! jakeowen.
Track 4 – "Accidentally" is a longer instrumental version of track 7 – "Dead Men Don't Lie". is an album by The Dismemberment Plan.
Buddy Owen Band @ The Old Western. I released my first solo album from there and struck out on a supporting tour. The band included, Jimmy Carl Black on drums, (from The Mothers Of Invention), and Reno Mussata,(Kinky Friedman), in a double drumming configuration. Most of the rest of the 80's and 90's I lived in Marin County California, where I continue to live today.
They Can't Take That Away From Me
String Of Pearls
Roll Out the Barrel
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
In the Mood
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John Whitlock, Sr.,
Recorded at Sound 80, Inc. in Minneapolis, MN on December 6, 1981. Cover design and photography by John DeMarco.