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Southside Johnny first achieved prominence in the mid – 1970s as the
second act to emerge from the Jersey Shore music scene and considered
part of the Jersey Shore sound , following Bruce Springsteen .

I Don’t
Want To Go Home (1976) & This Time It’s for Real (1977) were Stax –
influenced, R&B arranged and produced by the co – founder of the
band and Springsteen confederate StevenVan Zandtand largely featured
songs written by Van Zandt and/ or Springsteen.

The Van
Zandt written I Don’t Want To Go Home became Southside’s signature song, an
evocative mixture of horn based melodic riffs and sentimental lyrics. Other
notable songs included The Fever,This Time It’s For Real, Love on the Wrong Side of Town. In 1977, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes were featured
as a bar band in the movie,”Between the Lines.”Both albums feature a
number of guest artists and duets. The track”How Come You Treat Me So
Bad” features a duet withLee Dorsey,while “Broke Down Piece of Man”
features a duet with Steven Van Zandt, It Ain’t the Meat (It’s the Motion) features a duet with Kenny ‘Popeye’ Pentifallo, You   Mean So Much To Me Baby features
a duet with Ronnie Spector. Check Mr. Popeye features Kenny ‘Popeye’
Pentifallo on vocals with The
Coasters on background vocals. The track First Night features The
Satins on background vocals and Steven Van
Zandt on duet vocals. Little Girl So Fine features background vocals by The
Drifters. The album also features a cover of Aretha
Franklin’s Without Love.

New sleeve notes &photos

DON'T WANT TO GO HOME 1. I DON'T WANT TO GO HOME 2. GOT TO GET YOU OFF MY MIND 3. HOW COME YOU TREAT ME SO BAD 4. THE FEVER 5. BROKE D OWN PIECE OF MAN6.SWEETER THAN HONEY7.FANNIE MAE8.IT AIN'T THE MEAT (IT'S THEMOTION)9.I CHOOSE TO SING THE BLUES10.YOU MEAN SO MUCH TO ME BABYTHIS TIME ITS FOR REAL11.THIS TIME IT'S FOR REAL 12.WITHOUT LOVE13.CHECK MR. POPEYE14.FIRST NIGHT15.SHE GOT ME WHERE SHE WANTSME 16.SOME THINGS JUST DON'T CHANGE 17.LITTLE GIRL SO FINE 18.I AIN'T GOT THE FEVER NO MORE19.LOVE ON THE WRONG SIDE OFTOWN 20.WHEN YOU DANCE


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