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You Turned Your Back On Me

from thee dirtybeats by THEE DIRTYBEATS

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A brooding folk/garage mash-up of traditional murder-ballad angst and big beat Brit-Invasion harmonies. Jamie's reproachful vocal lead combined with Andras' mocking echo and goading riff ups the tension, which explodes with Jamie's soaring, violent solo.


from thee dirtybeats, released September 25, 2011
Jamie ld vox, ld gtr; Andras 2nd vox, gtr; Andrew chorus, bass; Ken chorus, drums

"YOU TURNED YOUR BACK ON ME" - originally recorded by SCOTT BEDFORD FOUR (Northampton PA): 1965 Congress Records, Drury Lane Music Corp BMI wr. Kaye - Gamble - Maheu

DISCLAIMER: This album is intended as a loving not-for-profit tribute to great garage rock artists of the past, and IS NOT FOR SALE. Thee Dirtybeats specifically disclaim any rights to the songs herein. All rights remain with the existing copyright holders. If you are one of those holders, and wish your song removed from this album, please contact Thee Dirtybeats at theedirtybeats@gmail.com and we will do so immediately.




THEE DIRTYBEATS Chapel Hill, North Carolina

THEE DIRTYBEATS (Chapel Hill NC) specialize in aggressive, maximally fuzzed-out vintage garage rock and psych from the 60s, the sound that inspired early proto-punk pioneers like the MC5 and the Stooges.

Debut ep lineup photo by Maria Brubeck: (from L to R) Ken Friedman - drums, vox on "Wild Man"; Andras Fekete - vox, guitar; Andrew Meadors - bass; Jamie McLendon - vox, guitar
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