Specs Appeal

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Specs Appeal
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Studio album by The Shadows
Released 24 March 1975 (1975-03-24)
Recorded April, May, August 1974
Studio EMI Studios, Abbey Road and CTS Studios, Wembley
Genre Rock
Length 36:36
Label Columbia (EMI)
Producer The Shadows
The Shadows chronology
Rockin' with Curly Leads
(1973)Rockin' with Curly Leads1973
Specs Appeal
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3.5/5 stars [1]

Specs Appeal is the tenth rock album by British instrumental (and sometimes vocal) group The Shadows, released in 1975 through Columbia (EMI).

Track listing[edit]

Disc one
1."God Only Knows"Tony Asher, Brian Wilson02:37
2."Cool Clear Air" (Lead vocal by John Farrar)Guy Fletcher, Doug Flett02:52
3."Rose, Rose"Bruce Welch, John Rostill03:15
4."This House Runs on Sunshine" (Lead vocal by Hank Marvin and John Farrar)Brian Bennett, Mike Redway02:23
5."Colorado Songbird"Brian Bennett03:27
6."No No Nina" (Lead vocal by Hank Marvin)John Farrar, Peter Best02:53
Total length:17:27
Disc two
1."Honourable Puff-Puff"Hank Marvin, Bruce Welch, Brian Bennett, John Farrar, Dave Richmond04:11
2."Don't Throw It All Away" (Lead vocal by Bruce Welch)Gary Benson, Dave Mindel03:02
3."Spider Juice"Hank Marvin02:30
4."Let Me Be the One" (Lead vocal by Bruce Welch)Paul Curtis02:45
5."Like Strangers"Bruce Welch, Brian Bennett03:49
6."Stand Up Like a Man" (Lead vocal by John Farrar and Bruce Welch)Ben Findon, Michael Myers02:52
Total length:19:09




Chart Year Peak
UK Albums Chart 1975 30[3]


  1. ^ a b Thompson, Dave. Specs Appeal at AllMusic. Retrieved 28 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Shadows, The - Specs Appeal (Vinyl, LP) at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 28 June 2011. 
  3. ^ "The Shadows - Specs Appeal". Chart Stats. Retrieved 28 June 2011.