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Sailcat\'s Southern Rock Opera LP features their 1972 hit single MOTORCYCLE MAMA.This is the first time this album has ever been released on CD ! ANYWHERE !
In 1972, JOHN D. WYKER and COURT PICKETT formed the Southern Rock group SAILCAT. This multi-genre Southern Music rock opera concept album was conceived by Wyker and produced by the legendary Muscle Shoals guitarist and songwriter PETE CARR.
The title cut MOTORCYCLE MAMA shot straight to the top of the charts where it stayed for 14 weeks! SAILCAT\'s appearances on Dick Clark\'s AMERICAN BANDSTAND and at Carnegie Hall were unforgettable!
Musicians on this Certified piece of Rock History include Chuck Leavell, Charlie Hayward ,Lou Mullenix, Clayton Ivey, Bob Wray, Fred Prouty, Scott Boyer, Al Lester, Tom Russell , Bill Connell, Art Shilling, Terry Woodford, Laura Struzick and Faye Sanders.
The Memphis Horns, Inc. featuring Wayne Jackson, Andrew Love, Ed Logan, James Mitchell, Jack Hale and The Memphis Symphony Strings. String arrangements by Charles Chalmers.
Recorded at Widget Studio ~ Muscle Shoals, Alabama and Sun Studios ~ Memphis,Tennessee.
This rare CD is not available anywhere else! The CD also features ALL of the original color cover artwork that features a Jack Davis (Mad Magazine) cartoon drawing to illustrate each song on the album!
The title song MOTORCYCLE MAMA was also covered by Iceland\'s Bjork and her band The Sugarcubes in the late 70\'s and was a hit in other parts of the world.
\"You\'ll be the Queen of my highway...My Motorcycle Mama...and we\'ll see the world from my Harley....if the chain don\'t break !\"
SAILCAT is in the process of reuniting to record their third album in 30 years....
30 plus years !
For more info contact JDWyker@Charter.net