- Released: February 15, 2011
- Label: Ais
Mojo (Publisher) - p.1164 stars out of 5
-- "[W]ith wry R&B and doo wop written by Leiber and Stoller..."
- 2.One Kiss Led to Another
- 4.Turtle Dovin'
- 5.Smokey Joe's Cafe
- 6.Wrap it Up
- 7.Riot in Cell Block #9
- 8.Young Blood
- 9.Loop De Loop Mambo
- 10.One Kiss
- 11.I Must Be Dreamin'
- 14.Down in Mexico
- 15.But Beautiful
- 16.Satin Doll
- 17.Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You
- 18.Autumn Leaves
- 19.You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
- 20.Moonlight in Vermont
- 22.Easy Living
- 23.The Way You Look Tonight
- 24.Don't Get Around Much Anymore
- 25.Willow Weep for Me
- 26.On the Sunny Side of the Street
- 27.Yakety Yak
- 28.Poison Ivy
- 29.That is Rock & Roll
Personnel: Carl Gardner (vocals, tenor); Cornell Gunter, Leon Hughes, Grady Chapman (tenor); Billy Richard, Billy Guy (baritone); Will "Dub" Jones, Bobby Nunn (bass voice); Adolph Jacobs, Sonny Forriest, Barney Kessel (guitar); King Curtis, Plas Johnson (tenor saxophone); Ellis Larkins (piano); Jesse Sailes (drums).
Liner Note Authors: Gary Kramer; Paul Ackerman; Gary Blailock.
Recording information: Los Angeles (1954-1960); New York (1954-1960).
Photographers: Roger Garfunki; Alvin Miller.
This set combines the debut Coasters LP, 1958's The Coasters, with 1960's meet-the-band LP One by One, and the result is both a look at the group's chart successes and a revealing peek at the group's later attempts to stretch the formula a little bit. ~ Steve Leggett