The Cave Dwellers (4) ‎– Run Around

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Numero Group ‎– NUM703
Series:
700 Line
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2 × Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single
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A You Know Why
Written-By – F. Strauss*, G. Goldberg*
2:00
B Run Around
Written-By – G. Goldberg*
2:10
C Don't Break My Heart
Written-By – Gary S. Goldberg*
2:39
D Because I Love You
Written-By – Gary S. Goldberg*
2:20

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  • Barcode: 825764170376
  • Rights Society: BMI

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Thrill68

Thrill68

October 13, 2013
Recorded in 1967 at Chicago’s Universal Studios and laboriously laden with Buckinghams-style horns and strings, the Cave Dwellers thought they’d locked their first hit down. Given just a few minutes to produce a b-side, the quintet unleashed their primitive and theretofore-unheard power. “Run Around” ended up a punk precursor that took contemporary rock to its tough, angry, and logical conclusions, scorching past anything the radio ran in its day. Intending only to tear off something fast and easy, the Dwellers had achieved one of Chicago garage rock’s most ferocious moments. That original Jim-Ko single has been reproduced alongside two previously unissued rockers and housed in a glorious gatefold sleeve with copious notes and quotes from a confused newsman about the “longhair” invasion.