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NEW YORK - Carry The Torch / Electric Thunder CD

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CD FEATURES:
- First time ever officially on CD
- Re-mastered from best possible sources
- Plus ‘Electric Thunder’ demo
- Produced by Eric Carr
- 12-page booklet with photos
- Including complete lyrics & essay
- Limited to 500 copies worldwide

For fans of; Dokken, Ratt, KISS, Black & Blue and Odin.

Released March 9, 2018

New York is:
Jimmie Ennis - Vocals, Guitars
Freddy Foster - Bass, Vocals
Johnny ‘G’ Lover - Guitars, Vocals
Rikk Hanz - Drums

TRACKS: 1-5 taken from ‘Carry the Torch’ EP originally released 1984
TRACKS: 6-13 taken from ‘Electric Thunder’ demo 1988
TRACKS 14-15: ‘Don’t Fall” & ‘Electric Thunder’ taken from a promotional CD compilation

Note about this collection:

When we began looking into this project we approached singer/guitarist Jimmy Hansen who was at first apprehensive about doing anything with the material; stating, “that was then, this is now, life has moved on” As discouraging as this was, Jimmy still said “I will send you what have and you can do what you want with it”. From there we began to work on getting this best material we could gather together for this project having little to no help.

What we received was a disc of including the 5-tracks from the ‘Carry the Torch’ EP lifted from vinyl and the ‘Electric Thunder’ sessions taken from the only known surviving tape of the sessions. Master tapes of both the EP and later sessions any longer exist lost to time. We then would track down several cassette versions of ‘Carry the Torch’ to be used as source material since it was the only option. As for the ‘Electric Thunder’ sessions (tracks 6-13); they had previously been restored by Hansen from a damaged bootlegged cassette found in the ruins of a burnt down house. Before obtaining this copy, Hensen himself did not even have the recordings.

What is collected here is probably the best presentation of the NEW YORK material that will ever be released, restored and re-mastered by the best possible means in the effort to keep the music available so that it doesn’t one day disappear.

Hope you all enjoy,
H&H

TRACK LISTING:
1. Let It Roll
2. Teas'r
3. Nobody Like You
4. Nite Flyer
5. Death Wish
6. Go, Let's Go
7. Brake For Fools
8. Shoot To Kill
9. Down On My Knees
10. Heart Of Stone
11. Head Over Heels
12. Give And Take
13. Bein' Away
14. Don't Fall
15. Electric Thunder

Specification

Product Details
Band New York
Format CD
Year 2018
Packaging Type Jewel Case
Number of Discs 1

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