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The Honeydrippers

  • Volume One [Es Paranza EP, 1984] B-

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Volume One [Es Paranza EP, 1984]
This meeting of the immortals--I refer of course to R. Plant, J. Page, and A. Ertegun, not the less than obvious r&b classics they, to borrow one of the quaint titles, "rock at midnight"--looks like the largest selling EP in history. It's not unlistenable, but I'll tell you who to buy first: Ray Charles, Roy Brown, even Phil Phillips. And Led Zeppelin--definitely Led Zeppelin. B-