Limitied Edition! 180g violet vinyl double LP in gatefold sleeve! 21 live in the studio 1973 demo recordings from this influential NYC combo/ all from master tapes! Remastered for vinyl release by Crypt Records head honcho Tim Warren! Dig these primal studio demos of NY Dolls original classics like “Looking For A Kiss” and “Personality Crisis” and wild covers like Gary US Bonds- “Seven Day Weekend” and Chuck Berry’s “Back In The USA”, all served up as only the Dolls ever could with enough raunchy romp and stomp to start a riot!
These spring -73 sessions showcase the young band for the first time with drummer Jerry Nolan and feature the mauling antics of late, great guitar legend Johnny Thunders. On Norton Records… of course!
“The New York Dolls were the Pretty Things reincarnated!”, Mick Jagger (interviewed by Roy Carr, 1976)
Seven Day Weekend / Frankenstein / Who Are The Mystery Girls? / (There’s Gonna Be A) Showdown / Back In The USA / Looking For A Kiss / Jet Boy / It’s Too Late / Bad / Detective / Lonely Planet Boy / Subway Train / Private World / Trash / Human Being / Don’t Start Me Talkin’ / Give Her A Great Big Kiss / Vietnamese Baby / Babylon / Bad Girl / Pills / Personality Crisis