In 1973, Black Oak Arkansas released their fourth LP Raunch 'N' Roll Live, and took the rather unorthodox tack of including previously unreleased new songs on their first live concert album like "Gigolo", "Gettin' Kinda Cocky", as well as two more BOA classics: "Hot Rod", which features Dandy's sly double-entendre lyrics, and "Up", which spotlights Aldridge's marathon drum solo, a. portion of which he played with his bare hands. Black Oak. Following continued diminishing returns of the band's record sales (yet while still remaining a consistent concert draw), Mangrum dropped "Arkansas" from the group's name (in an attempt to downplay their Southern-ness) and replaced everyone except Henderson and even altering his own vocal style in an attempt to sound more mainstream (and ostensibly impress music critics in the process.
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High on the Hog is the most commercially successful album by the southern rock band Black Oak Arkansas. It is mainly known for its cover of the LaVern Baker song "Jim Dandy", which reached number 25 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album prominently featured southern electric guitar licks and James Mangrum's scratchy, hillbilly vocals. All songs by Black Oak Arkansas, except "Jim Dandy" by Lincoln Chase and "Moonshine Sonata" by Black Oak Arkansas & Tom Dowd. Swimmin' in Quicksand" - 3:20.
The Complete Raunch 'N' Roll Live (Remastered). A lot of great live albums came out in the 1970s and Black Oak's Raunch N Roll was definitely one of them. It simply rocks from cover to cover. Black Oak consisted of Jim Dandy who maybe was not technically a good singer but very unique and enjoyable, totally one of a kind. He was a four-runner to many of the ultra cocky singers of today. Rick Reynolds, Stanley Knight and Heavy Jett on lead and rhythm guitar, and Pat Daugherty on Bass all fine musicians and Tommy Aldridge on Drums, he is one of rock n rolls best drummers.
Biography by Mark Deming. Raunchy and rowdy Southern boogie band fronted by James "Jim Dandy" Mangrum, who were a major draw in the '70s. Raunch 'N' Roll Live. High on the Hog. Black Oak Arkansas. If an Angel Came to Se. lack Oak Arkansas. Live at Royal Albert H. Hot & Nasty: The B. ee Full Discography.
Listen free to Black Oak Arkansas – Raunch 'N' Roll Live (Gettin' Kinda Cocky, When Electricity Came To Arkansas and more). One of the best live hard rock albums, ever. I was in a party lifestyle when this album first came out, in 1973. And everyone would rock out to this album. Excellent party album. Raunch 'N' Roll is best description. Listen to Hot Rod. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.
Black oak arkansas: live! Mutha - atco records. Cover shows storage wear (see photos). BLACK OAK ARKANSAS Raunch N Roll LP on ATCO. Original audiophile quadradisc pressing. Black Oak Arkansas – Raunch 'N' Roll Live. Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic,Gatefold. Hard Rock,Southern Rock
Black Oak Arkansas 1974 album Street Party featured one of their all time big hits Hey Ya’ll. The album served as the follow-up to the band’s most successful album of their career High On The Hog. There was nothing like catching a live Black Oak Arkansas show. Check out this great dual guitar opening to the Hey Ya’ll, track recorded live at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Coming in at No 8 on our Top 10 Black Oak Arkansas list is the great track Jim Dandy. The song was issued on the very successful High on the Hog album which was released in 1973.
|A1||Gettin' Kinda Cocky||3:22|
|A2||When Electricity Came To Arkansas||7:28|
|B1||Mutants Of The Monster||5:25|
|B2||Hot And Nasty||3:45|
|SD 7019||Black Oak Arkansas||Raunch 'N' Roll Live (LP, Album)||ATCO Records||SD 7019||Canada||1973|
|ATL 40 451||Black Oak Arkansas||Raunch 'N' Roll Live (LP, Album, Gat)||Atlantic||ATL 40 451||Germany||1973|
|ATC QT-7019||Black Oak Arkansas||Raunch 'N' Roll Live (8-Trk, Album, Quad)||ATCO Records||ATC QT-7019||US||1973|
|SD 7019||Black Oak Arkansas||Raunch 'N' Roll Live (LP, Album, RI)||ATCO Records||SD 7019||US||1973|
|SD 7019||Black Oak Arkansas||Raunch 'N' Roll Live (LP, Album, PR,)||ATCO Records||SD 7019||US||1973|