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8 thoughts on “ Gamblin Man - Lonnie Donegan - Lonnie Donegan & the Original Hits of the Skiffle Explosion (CD)

  1. In England, before the Beatles and the Rolling Stones came along, EPs (four-song extended play singles) outsold albums. This compilation of the best of Donegan's EPs is the definitive Lonnie Donegan collection, eclipsing any album or CD that existed previously on his work. It is certainly the best hits compilation there ever has been on him, containing the hit "Rock Island Line" and its B.
  2. Lonnie Donegan MBE (29 April – 3 November ) was a British "skiffle" musician, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. He is referred to as the "King of Skiffle" and is often cited as a large influence on the generation of British musicians who became famous in the s.
  3. Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group song lyrics collection. Browse 26 lyrics and Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group albums. Lonnie Donegan & The Original Hits Of The Skiffle Explosion. Story of Skiffle, Vol. 3. New Orleans Joys. Gamblin' Man (Remastered) Puttin' On the Style (Remastered) Rock Island Line (Remastered) The Rock 'n.
  4. Lonnie Donegan, what do you remember of his songs? Rock Island Line, Cumberland Gap, the comedy songs? If that's all,then this 5 CD set will astonish and astound you, for here is Lonnie as balladeer, singing with a big band, as a gospel singer, and doing it very well indeed, along with skiffle and blues songs you may not have heard if you didn't buy the albums at that time/5(57).
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  6. Anthony James Donegan MBE (29 April – 3 November ), known as Lonnie Donegan, was a British skiffle singer, songwriter and musician, referred to as the "King of Skiffle", who influenced s British pop and rock musicians. Born in Scotland and raised in England, he was Britain's most successful and influential recording artist before The Beatles.
  7. This three-CD box set has two discs of Donegan tracks and a third disc that features sides from Dickie Bishop, Ken Colyer, the Vipers Skiffle Group, Chas McDevitt, and Johnny Duncan as well as early skiffle recordings from Alexis Korner and Cliff Richard, all of which gives this set a nice feel and sweep.7/

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