As one of the original members of Jay & The Americans and the musical coordinator for such classic films as "Animal House," "Hairspray" and "Eddie & The Cruisers," Kenny Vance has already left his indelible mark on modern pop music. The Planotones have at such venerated establishments as Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden, Caesar's Palace and the MGM Grand. This recording showcases their amazing harmonic chemistry. Edited down from material recorded at The Bitter End in New York City on November 11-12, 1999, this CD features the Doo Wop tracks "This I Swear," "Looking For An Echo" plus three unforgettable medleys.
1.It's All Right
2.Medley: Hey Senorita / Treat Her Right
3.This I Swear
4.A Sweet Woman Like You
5.Who's That Knocking?
6.Medley: Love Don't Love Nobody / End Of The Road
7.Big Boy Pete
8.Medley: We Belong Together / Over The Mountain / You Send Me / Gloria
9.Medley: I've Been Lonely For So Long / Power Of Love
10.Looking For An Echo
12.Lovers Never Say Goodbye
Personnel: Kenny Vance (vocals); Murray Weinstock (vocals, keyboards); Eddie Hokenson, Garry Bonner (vocals, percussion); Jerry Friedman (guitar, keyboards); James Campagnola (tenor saxophone); E.J. Houghton (drums).
Recording information: The Bitter End, New York, NY (11/11/1999-11/12/1999).
Director: Josh Aronson.
Photographers: Alice Arnold; Michael Bauman; Andrea Siegel; Ed McCarthy; Cathy Price; Bob Nemser; Arlene Rosenblum.