Crazy Legs (album)

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Crazy Legs
Studio album by Jeff Beck
Released 29 June 1993
Genre Rockabilly
Label Epic
Producer Stuart Colman
Jeff Beck chronology
Frankie's House
(1992)
Crazy Legs
(1993)
Who Else!
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[2]

Crazy Legs is a studio album by Jeff Beck and the Big Town Playboys, released on 29 June 1993. The recording is an album of Gene Vincent songs. The album is considered to be a tribute to Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps,[3][4][5] and in particular to Vincent's early guitarist Cliff Gallup,[1][2] whom Beck recognized as his biggest influence.[4]

The album peaked at No. 171 on the Billboard 200 chart.[6]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Race with the Devil" – 2:00
  2. "Cruisin'" – 2:22
  3. "Crazy Legs" – 2:03
  4. "Double Talkin' Baby" – 2:15
  5. "Woman Love" – 2:35
  6. "Lotta Lovin'" – 2:04
  7. "Catman" – 2:24
  8. "Pink Thunderbird" – 2:30
  9. "Baby Blue" – 2:36
  10. "You Better Believe" – 2:09
  11. "Who Slapped John?" – 1:55
  12. "Say Mama" – 2:13
  13. "Red Blue Jeans and a Pony Tail" – 2:18
  14. "Five Feet of Lovin'" – 2:11
  15. "B-I-Bickey-Bi, Bo-Bo-Go" – 2:12
  16. "Blues Stay Away from Me" – 2:24
  17. "Pretty Pretty Baby" – 2:26
  18. "Hold Me, Hug Me, Rock Me" – 2:15

Personnel[edit]

The Big Town Playboys

Additional notes[edit]

Catalogue: (CD) Epic 53562

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Thomas Erlewine, Stephen. "Review: Crazy Legs". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 August 2009. 
  2. ^ a b Milward, John (16 September 1993). "Review: Crazy Legs". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 26 August 2009. 
  3. ^ "The Big Town Playboys", An interview with lead vocalist and piano player Mike Sanchez, THE JEFF BECK BULLETIN Issue No. 1 / March 1993
  4. ^ a b Jeff Beck Interview, published in 'The Guitar Magazine' Vol 3 No 4, June 1993.
  5. ^ "The New Rolling Stone Album Guide", 2004, ISBN 0-7432-0169-8 p. 57
  6. ^ "Crazy Legs - Chart & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 August 2009.