Live at the Whisky A Go Go, Halloween 1981. Good sound, good powerpoppin' from Peter Case and Co!
Inch By Inch
A Million Miles Away
I'll Get Lucky
I Want You Back
Jump, Jive, & Harmonize
Come On NowOur pal Chris Morris said
"Live! Beg, Borrow & Steal" showcases the Plimsouls at the height
of their power, tearing the roof off and on the verge of starting a
riot on the old Sunset Strip. Recorded at the Whisky A Go Go on October
31, 1981, this previously unreleased 18 song live album includes many
of the PLIMSOULS classics as well as plenty of surprises. It has been
stunningly remastered, features previously unpublished and gorgeous
photos by photographer Bob Matheu. Includes 2 songs with guest
appearance by the Fleshtones.
Formed in 1978 by Peter Case (vocals, guitar) following his departure from the Nerves
and the Breakaways
with Louie Ramirez (drums), Dave Pahoa (bass), and Eddie Muñoz
(guitar), the Plimsouls effectively blended roots, British Invasion and
garage rock into one unique soul-punk, garage-pop combo. "They boasted
a soulful front man and gifted songwriter in Peter Case; a brittle,
unconventional lead guitarist in Eddie Muñoz; and a gutsy, power-packed
rhythm section in bassist Dave Pahoa and drummer Lou Ramirez. The
‘Souls didn’t just replicate the cliches of power pop, as so many
others did – they, and especially Case, were intent on putting their
own imprint on the rock and R&B styles they derived their sound
from. Their keen originality and their ‘let’s-rock’ attitude removed
them from the run of the mill. Despite the misguided notions of
observers intent upon categorization, the Plimsouls were always their
If you like this, be sure to check out their killer live cd One Night In America, too!
This product was added to our catalog on Friday 02 April, 2010.