(Norton 272) Finally! Here come the Rivieras with one of the most highly anticipated reissues of all time for fans of surf, hot rod, instrumental and garage sounds! Norton collects the very best of this revered midwest teen combo from rare album tracks and singles and even unissued mayhem! Boss package features rare graphics, extensive notes and interviews, featuring scrapbook photos, memorabilia from band members! Included also is their excruciatingly scarce pre-California Sun single Played On, reissued here for the first time ever! But then again, this is the first time authorized reissue collection on the Rivieras, period!! Sure fire killer greases the wheels for one heck of a Party as the Rivieras rip it up one more time in superb Nortophonic loud sound abundance! Pick up the fantastic 1964 followup album Norton 278 STOMP WITH THE RIVIERAS on LP and CD too! And see 45 section for insane '64 killers Surfin' Fun / Lookin' For Someone To Love.
California Sun / Danny Boy / Little Donna / Let's Have A Party / Rockin' Robin / H.B. Goosestep / Keep A Knockin' / Played On / Whole Lotta Shakin' / Rip It Up / Let's Go To Hawaii / Lakeview Lane / Bug Juice / Comin' Back Home / Church Key Part 2 / California Sun '65
"The Rivieras... 60's garage band rock'n'roll at its absolute finest. File under essential!" - Discoveries