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Nick Lowe
Born: Mar 25, 1949 in Woodchurch, Suffolk, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Country, Folk
Biography: As the leader of the seminal pub rockers Brinsley Schwarz, a producer, and a solo artist, Nick Lowe held considerable influence over the development of punk rock. With the Brinsleys, Lowe began a back-to-basics movement that flowered into punk rock in the late '70s. As the house producer for Stiff, he ...Read full biography
Jesus of Cool
Released: 1978
Label: Demon Records
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On the cover of his solo debut album Jesus of Cool, Nick Lowe is pictured in six rock & roll get-ups -- hippie, folkie, greasy rock & roller, new wave hipster -- giving the not-so-subtle implication that ...Read full review
Labour of Lust
Released: 1979
Label: Yep Roc
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Jesus of Cool was a jukebox, spinning out a series of perfectly crafted -- and decidedly quirky and subversive -- pop singles. In contrast, Nick Lowe's second album, Labour of Lust, is the work of a bar ...Read full review
Phil Everly and brother were architects of harmony
Jan 4, 9:59 AM EST
Phil Everly and brother Don defined rock harmony; also pioneered feuding pop partnerships
Holiday album a first for English singer Nick Lowe
Nov 29, 8:28 AM EST
Nick Lowe pushes Scrooge aside for his first Christmas album, called 'Quality Street'