quote:Jerry Williams, Jr. (born July 12, 1942), generally credited under the pseudonym after 1970, is an American soul and R&B singer, musician, songwriter and record producer described as "one of the great cult figures of 20th century American music."
After recording as Little Jerry and Little Jerry Williams in the 1950s and 1960s, he reinvented himself as , releasing a series of satirical, offbeat, and eccentric recordings, as well as continuing to write and produce for other musicians. He debuted his new sound on the Total Destruction To Your Mind album in 1970. In the 1980s, he helped to develop Alonzo Williams' World Class Wreckin' CRU, which produced Dr. Dre among others. He continues to make music, releasing Love, Loss & Autotune on Joyful Noise Recordings in 2018.
quote:was een glampunk-band uit Manchester, die van 1976 tot 1980 actief was. De groep werd opgericht door zanger Wayne Barrett, gitarist Mick Rossi, bassist Howard Bates en drummer Mad Muffet. Met Cranked Up Really High waren ze één van de eerste Britse punkbands die een single uitbrachten. In 1978 verscheen hun eerste studioalbum; Do it dog style.