The Cars Debut Will be February’s ‘Album Side Sunday’
Did you own The Cars first album?
The cassette was one of our favorites for cruising the strip down Central and up Warren, through the Owl Inn or Taco John’s. This weekend is also the Daytona 500, so on the last ‘Brunch‘ of February we’re featuring the 1978 debut from The Cars for our ‘Album Side Sunday.‘We’ll be playing side one of ‘The Cars’ at the beginning of the 8 o’clock hour of ‘Your Sunday Brunch.‘ All the songs were written by Ric Ocasek except as indicated.
1. ‘Good Times Roll’
2. ‘My Best Friend’s Girl‘
3. ‘Just What I Needed’ (Benjamin Orr)
4. ‘I’m In Touch With Your World’
5. ‘Don’t Cha Stop’
Personnel in The Cars include:
–Ric Ocasek on rhythm guitar and lead vocals
–Elliot Easton plays lead guitar and sings backing vocals
–Greg Hawkes on keyboards, percussion, sax and vocals
–Benjamin Orr plays bass and sings lead vocals
–David Robinson on drums, percussion and vocals
The cover model is the Russian journalist, model and musician Nataylia Medvedeva.