DADDY LONG LEGS
Now On Norton Records!
(Norton 382 LP/CD) Here comes the long awaited debut platter from Brooklyn’s most blues wailing stompers Daddy Long Legs! Trust us – there’s no Fedora hat, third rate wanky, watered down Chicago blues in these grooves! For fans of Howlin’ Wolf, Captain Beefheart, Little Walter, Flamin Groovies, Kid Thomas and Dr. Feelgood! A dozen pounding workouts -- Death Train Blues / I Feel So Electric / Happy Home / Shackin' Up / You'll Be Mine / Witch Hunt / Trouble (Always Come My Ways) / Sittin' Shotgun / Comin' After Me / Candy Sue / Thirty Days / Evil Eye
Dig it on fabulous footlong LP HERE!
and pocket size compact disc HERE, too!
AVAILABLE ONLY ON NORTON RECORDS!
T. VALENTINE and DADDY LONG LEGS - THE VAMPIRE
(Norton 387) The Hello Lucille Are You A Lesbian king is back from parts unknown with a frantic new album that defies all description! Featuring Norton newest sensations Daddy Long Legs on rumblin' R&B instrumentation, the legendary Chicago soul screamer delivers the insanest, rawest collection of evil ass twisted genre-manglin' blues EVER! Crossover, MY FOOT! Dig The Vampire, Shake Your Funky A-S-S, The Death Of Betty Sue, Gravediggers, Cell Phone and mo'! Be sure to pick up a souvenir cell phone and autographed limited edition posters at the Norton merch shop! THE VAMPIRE is also available on CD for camping trips and automotive use -- Young Girls, Young Girls / Bald Headed Benny / Shake Your Funky A-S-S / Cell Phone / Why You Leave Me / You So Fine / Please Don’t Freeze / I Want You To Have My Baby /The Vampire / The Death Of Betty Sue / Gravediggers
DADDY LONG LEGS – Cocksucker Blues/The Under Assistant West Coast Promotional Man (Norton 45-9663)
BUY THE 45 HERE!
DADDYLONG LEGS, the rock n' blues group, derives its moniker from its harmonica-blastin’ frontman.
Daddy Long Legs, the aforementioned wailer, is joined by slide-guitar driving Murat Aktürk (born in Ankara, Turkey) and legendary NYC trap master Josh Styles, who attacks his kit with a whip and a maraca, although not necessarily in that order.
The trio has taken the music scene by storm, with alarms sounding throughout the East Coast and reverberating across the globe, as they cut through the mediocrity, directly into the meat of real music—from the hipand to the heart.
Within a few short months, DADDY LONG LEGS has taken to stages with the likes of the Sonics, the Flamin’ Groovies, the Hoodoo Gurus, Lenny Kaye, Andy Shernoff, the Legendary Stardust Cowboy, and Question Mark And The Mysterians. They have burned down barrelhouse backrooms, afterhoursnightspots, and legendary locations like the famed Friars Club, NYC.
Their rapid rise in popularity is based in their total lack of pretense-- all three young men are seriously dredged in deep blues baconfat, seasoned, seared, scored and tempered...and baptized in hotwired wine and brine.
Their first Norton single, a raw reading of the Rolling Stones Cocksucker Blues, coupled with The Under Assistant West Coast Promotional Man recorded with Andy Shernoff at the helm and at the microphone, brought them to the forefront of the local scene, even catching the ear of Chicago R&B legend T Valentine, who promptly tapped the trio as his band both onstage and in the studio. A much-awaited combined effort, THE VAMPIRE, is due for release in November.
DADDY LONG LEGS presents here their debut full-length Norton label offering, EVIL EYE ON YOU, a showcase of the trio’s finest original proclamations, set in a sparse black andwhite selection that is meaty beyond definition.
DADDY LONG LEGS is currently on tour in the US, with an overseas itinerary in the works.
Keep your evil ear on DADDY LONG LEGS. Else they put the EVIL EYE ON YOU.
UPCOMING TOUR DATES!
BYE BYE NEW YORK CITY!
Sept 26th New York, NY- B.B. Kings
DADDY LONG LEGS
-FALL EURO TOUR 2013-
Oct 25th Bergen, Norway -Hulen Bergen (Mojo Workout Weekender)
Oct 26th Copenhagen, Denmark -Musikcafeen (+ André Williams)
Oct 28th Rome, Italy -Sinister Noise
Oct 31st Brescia, Italy -Carmen Town
Nov 1st La Spezia, Italy -Shake Club
Nov 2nd Benidorm, Spain -KU Benidorm (Funtastic Dracula Carnival VIII)
Nov 6th London, England -Whats Cookin'
Nov 7th London, England -Blues Kitchen
Nov 8th London, England -Dirty Water Club
Nov 9th Southend, England -Railway Hotel (Canvey Island day show!!!)
Nov 9th Brighton, England -Blind Tiger Club
More shows to be announced soon!
WHAT THEY'RE SAYING ABOUT... DADDY LONG LEGS!
"Daddy Long Legs is a man. A tall man. A tall, well-dressed, imposing man who blows the harmonica as if breathing life and soul into Delta bluesmen long dead… DADDY LONG LEGS, a trio of characters forging rock n' roll spectacle for the eyes and ears, hearkening back to when troubadours drank moonshine and took their role as entertainers more seriously."
“a conduit for pure rock n roll”
- Red Hook Star Revue
“Hands down Daddy Long Legs is the best blues harmonica player this writer has ever seen or heard. His playing is so pummeling and soulful it just saws you in half.”
- The Deli NYC Magazine
''In addition to a deliciously unhealthy dose of harmonica, this Brooklyn trio’s electrifying backwater blues is rounded out by primal drums and guitar, which leaves room for singer Daddy Long Legs to belt out his musical sermon.''
- The Most Interesting Academy Dos Equis
DADDY LONG LEGS: " Evil eyes on you " CD ( NORTON rds )
Originaly from St Louis , Missouri , this weird troubadour move to Brooklyn NYC like a 3 piece-band . These lads drive Delta -Blues
with an once of Punk garage attitude & an inch of stomper R'nd Roll music trend roots . Their influences 're most to father's of Blues like Howlin' Wolf & futhermore to early - Rollin' Stones .
Among their faves covers , D.L.L. dig with brio " comin' after me " classic song by Frisco band The Flamin ' Groovies & futhermore a wyld cover of " Thirty Days " standard by Chuck Berry . The particularity of this trio is the frontman who play harmonica as his mean Bluesman influence Little walter . Belive me next followin ' songs " Death train blues " / " I feel so electric " / " Shackin' up " among 12 tracks on this album 're pure savage vibes & a brightly shot of punk rock'n blues music'spirit . D.L.L. destroy R'n'B & R'nd Roll to ultimate primitive savoir-faire . A must !
Radio 103.1 / Patryck / France - 2013
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