Larry Dixon - Star Time (LAD Production Inc. Chicago 1971-87) - 4x LP Vinyl Box Set

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SKU:
c0010239
UPC:
813195020698

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Album:
Star Time (LAD Production Inc. Chicago 1971-87)
Artist:
Larry Dixon
Format:
Box Set
UPC:
813195020698

Description

4x LP Box Set edition, limited to 500 copies. For the past four decades, a growing cult of soul music collectors have sought two obscure LPs and a handful of extremely rare 45s released on the vanity record label LAD Productions, Inc. between the late seventies and the mid eighties by the mysterious South Side Chicago singer/song writer Larry Dixon. Larry's raw songs capture the transition from R&B to boogie-down as disco was rapidly becoming extinct. They also perfectly illustrate Larry’s ability to overcome his environment and discrimination, transcended by his determination to write and produce music. With the support of his faithful musicians, Larry's success was only hindered by lack of airplay and promotion, but his talent shines through.

This is the story of Larry Dixon, his label LAD Productions, Inc., and his friends and family throughout four decades of music in Chicago’s toughest neighborhoods. Past Due Records (the boogie funk division of Still Music) is proud to release this fantastic archive – that many consider to be the Holy Grail - of Chicago Funk, Boogie and Soul.

It features each and every Larry Dixon’s releases from 1971 to 1987, including the ultra rare “I’am So In Love” LP recorded live at the Copherbox Club in 1980 and the ultra rare boogie funk “Can’t Price Love” LP, each carefully re-mastered from the original tapes and a lot more! Many unreleased songs are also featured. Each format includes a unique booklet with the story of Larry Dixon and his friends, written by Jacob Arnold, along with numerous pictures and documents previously never published. Artwork is by Al Kent from Million Dollar Disco.
Larry Dixon - I'am So In Love
A1–Larry DixonI'm So In Love3:18
A2–Larry DixonTogether3:20
A3–Larry DixonHey Girl2:56
A4–Larry DixonFree Me5:23
B1–Larry DixonWhat I Am3:45
B2–Larry DixonBody6:23
B3–Larry DixonShow Me The Way4:00
B4–Larry DixonStar Time2:56
Larry Dixon - Can't Price Love
C1–Larry DixonCan't Price Love4:17
C2–Larry DixonMake Up Your Mind4:38
C3–Larry DixonDance To The Beat2:57
C4–Larry DixonCan't Price Love (Instrumental)4:17
D1–Larry DixonWait For Me3:56
D2–Larry DixonThe Only One3:53
D3–Larry DixonDoing What Comes Naturally3:40
D4–Larry DixonWait For Me (Instrumental)3:56
Larry Dixon & Friends - Rare Singles, Instrumentals And Lost Tapes. Chicago 1971-87
E1–Larry Dixon Group Soulful SpadesNext Time (Part 1)
E2–Larry DixonThe Only One
E3–Larry DixonDon't It Make You Dance
E4–Larry DixonStar Time (7" Version)
E5–Larry DixonYou're On Your Own
F1–Charles Parks III & High Society PlayersSpace Caravan (Vocal)
F2–Charles Parks III & High Society PlayersGroove All Night
F3–Larry DixonFeelings (Feel So Fine)
F4–Larry DixonBeing With You
F5–High Society PlayersThe Love We Had (Demo Instrumental)
G1–Chuck-A-Luck (2)Ready For Your Touch
G2–Larry DixonLove In Your Heart
G3–Chuck-A-Luck (2)That Kind Of Love
G4–Larry DixonLove Has Come Back
G5–Larry DixonSaturday Night
H1–Chuck-A-Luck (2)Ready For Your Touch (Jerome Dub)
H2–Larry DixonFeelings (Feel So Fine) (instrumental)
H3–Larry Dixon Group Soulful SpadesNext Time (Part 2)
H4–Charles Parks III & High Society PlayersSpace Caravan (Instrumental) 5.
H5–Chuck-A-Luck (2)Ready For Your Touch Final (Instrumental)

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