- T-Bird Rhythm

T-Bird Rhythm

T-Bird Rhythm

Fourth album from the Texas legends, originally released in 1982.

Produced by Nick Lowe. Subsequently, the T-Birds toured the UK in 1980 with Lowe’s band Rockpile.

Highlights include Bo Diddley’s ‘Diddy Wah Diddy’, and ‘The Monkey’ by Fats Domino collaborator, trumpeter and bandleader Dave Bartholomew.

The 3 bonus tracks are alternative versions of ‘Can’t Tear It Up Enuff’, ‘You’re Humbuggin’ Me’ and ‘My Babe’, recorded at an earlier session.

Booklet with authoritative and extensive liner notes written by respected ‘Record Collector’/ ‘Guitar & Bass’ journalist Michael Heatley.

Expertly remastered by Jon Astley (who has worked on recordings by the Who, Led Zeppelin, George Harrison and many others).


01. Can’t Tear It Up Enuff
02. How Do You Spell Love
03. You’re Humbuggin’ Me
04. My Babe
05. (Neighbour) Tend To Your Business
06. The Monkey
07. Diddy Wah Diddy
08. Lover’s Crime
09. Poor Boy
10. Tell Me (Pretty Baby)
11. Gotta Have Some / Just Got Some

Originally released as (US)
Chrysalis CHR 1395, p.1982

Bonus Tracks
12. Can’t Tear It Up Enuff (other version)
13. You’re Humbuggin’ Me (other version)
14. My Babe (other version)

Tracks 12, 13, 14 originally released on the album ‘Different Tacos’ (USA), CTM-1006 Country Town Music, p.1996.

Release Information

  • Catalogue Number: REPUK 1197
  • Format: CD (Digipak)

Purchase Links

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