Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band

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Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band
Studio album by Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band
Released 1978
Recorded Suntreader Sound, Sharon, Vermont
Label MCA
Producer Craig Leon
Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band chronology
Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band
(1978)
Meanwhile...Back in the States
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Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band is a 1978 New Wave album by Boston singer Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band, produced by Craig Leon for MCA Records. It was dedicated to Jack Kerouac.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band unless otherwise stated

Side One

  1. "You've Lost That Loving Feeling" (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Phil Spector) – 4:53
  2. "Rock & Roll '78" – 4:33
  3. "Everybody Knows" (Willie Alexander) – 3:46
  4. "Look At Me" – 3:21
  5. "Radio Heart" – 3:38

Side Two

  1. "You Beat Me To It" – 2:40
  2. "Hair" – 3:38
  3. "Looking Like a Bimbo" (Willie Alexander) – 3:12
  4. "Home Is" – 3:13
  5. "Kerouac" (Willie Alexander) – 4:09

Personnel[edit]

  • Willie "Loco" Alexander - vocals, keyboards & percussion
  • Billy Loosigian - electric & acoustic guitars
  • Severin Grossman - Fender bass
  • David McLean - drums & percussion

with:

  • Dick Ellis - baritone saxophone on "Look At Me"
  • John Sanford, Jon Bergstrom - engineers
  • Tony Leow - cover photography