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Willie "Loco" Alexander

Born: Jan 1, 1943 in Philadelphia, PA
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: Although relatively unknown outside Boston, Willie "Loco" Alexander is familiar to rock trivia experts as the answer to the brain-teaser: Who took Lou Reed's place in the Velvet Underground? He was born in Philadelphia in 1943, but emigrated to Boston in the '60s, where he formed the folk duo Baba & ...Read full biography
Autre Chose
Released: 1982
Label: New Rose
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Arguably the most concise overview of the prolific and quite valuable career of Willie Loco Alexander, this live album was recorded two years after he signed to what was the RCA-distributed New Rose Records ...Read full review
Willy Alexander & Boom Boom Band
Released: 1978
Label: MCA
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Willie Alexander's new wave group, The Boom Boom Band, consisted of guitarist Billy Loosigian, bassist Severin Grossman, and drummer David McLean. In retrospect, it's amazing they managed to pose as punks, ...Read full review
More Willie "Loco" Alexander albums: Main Albums (12), Compilations (4), Singles & EPs (4)