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Derv Gordon (of The Equals) Daddy Long Legs, So Wha

05/20/17 | Times Vary

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20-05-2017 12:00:00 20-05-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Derv Gordon (of The Equals) Daddy Long Legs, So Wha | Times Vary Styles at The Controls and Todd-O- Phonic Todd proudly present in his first ever East Coast appearances, Derv Gordon, the lead vocalist of the sensational band The Equals. The Equals are best known for their huge 1968 smash hit "Baby Come Back". Other well-known songs by The Equals include "I Get So Excited", "Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys" and "Police On My Back", which many discovered via The Clash's cover version. Many current acts have been heavily influenced by The Equals, including Ty Segall, who recently covered their single "Diversion". The Equals were a pioneering mixed race group that never performed in The United States, though they were extremely popular in countries such as Germany and The Netherlands, as well as their home in The United Kingdom. While their best known member is Eddie Grant (who as a solo artist hit big with "Electric Avenue"), Derv has always been their lead singer. Derv made his first ever U.S. appearance earlier this year, performing to a sold out crowd at The Elbo Room in San Francisco. As with that performance, he will backed by a fantastic Bay Area band, So What, who themselves owe a huge musical debt to The Equals. So What has just released their pulsating debut album, "Hard Gum" on Just Add Water Records. Bandleader Jason Duncan is also currently working on the first ever Equals biography, which is slated for publication later this year. As if all that wasn't enough two of the most exciting New York bands will also be performing on these shows. May 19 th at Jersey City's Monty Hall, Baby Shakes will be joining the bill. This 4 piece Brooklyn-based band has been tearing it up world-wide and will be releasing their third and best album, Turn It Up (Lil' Chewy Records and Burger cassette), earlier in May. At Baby's All Right on Saturday May 20 th , the most blues-wailing Daddy Long Legs will round out the show. This powerhouse trio has released three albums on the esteemed Norton label and raise the roof with their updated take on harmonica driven rhythm and blues. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=225274 Baby's All Right Baby's All Right

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Styles at The Controls and Todd-O- Phonic Todd proudly present in his first ever East Coast appearances, Derv Gordon, the lead vocalist of the sensational band The Equals.

The Equals are best known for their huge 1968 smash hit "Baby Come Back". Other well-known songs by The Equals include "I Get So Excited", "Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys" and "Police On My Back", which many discovered via The Clash's cover version. Many current acts have been heavily influenced by The Equals, including Ty Segall, who recently covered their single "Diversion".

The Equals were a pioneering mixed race group that never performed in The United States, though they were extremely popular in countries such as Germany and The Netherlands, as well as their home in The United Kingdom. While their best known member is Eddie Grant (who as a solo artist hit big with "Electric Avenue"), Derv has always been their lead singer.

Derv made his first ever U.S. appearance earlier this year, performing to a sold out crowd at The Elbo Room in San Francisco. As with that performance, he will backed by a fantastic Bay Area band, So What, who themselves owe a huge musical debt to The Equals. So What has just released their pulsating debut album, "Hard Gum" on Just Add Water Records. Bandleader Jason Duncan is also currently working on the first ever Equals biography, which is slated for publication later this year.

As if all that wasn't enough two of the most exciting New York bands will also be performing on these shows. May 19 th at Jersey City's Monty Hall, Baby Shakes will be joining the bill. This 4 piece Brooklyn-based band has been tearing it up world-wide and will be releasing their third and best album, Turn It Up (Lil' Chewy Records and Burger cassette), earlier in May.

At Baby's All Right on Saturday May 20 th , the most blues-wailing Daddy Long Legs will round out the show. This powerhouse trio has released three albums on the esteemed Norton label and raise the roof with their updated take on harmonica driven rhythm and blues.

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