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The Standells
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The Standells are considered by many to be the godfathers of punk rock. The group was formed in 1962 by keyboardist and lead vocalist Larry Tamblyn and guitarist Tony Valentino. Their first hit single on Tower Records "Dirty Water" reached #11 on the Billboard charts. Other chart records include "Sometimes Good Guys Don't Wear White," "Why Pick On Me," "Try It," and "Riot On Sunset Strip."
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The Standells — Bump The Standells — Bump
(Global Recording Artists GRA13234, 2013, CD)
The Standells — Try It The Standells — Try It
(Tower ST 5098, 1967, LP)
The Standells — Dirty Water The Standells — Dirty Water
(Tower T-5027, 1966, LP)
The Standells — The Hot Ones The Standells — The Hot Ones
(Tower ST 5049, 1966, LP)
The Standells — Why Pick On Me - Sometimes Good Guys Don't Wear White The Standells — Why Pick On Me - Sometimes Good Guys Don't Wear White
(Tower T-5044, 1966, LP)

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