Cha Cha Damore

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Cha Cha Damore
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Studio album by Pegboy
Released October 14, 1997
Genre Punk rock
Length29:14
Label Quarterstick
Producer Steve Albini
Pegboy chronology
Earwig
(1994)
Cha Cha Damore
(1997)
Professional ratings
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Cha Cha Damore is the third album by Pegboy, released on October 14, 1997 through Quarterstick Records.

Pegboy

Pegboy is an American punk band from Chicago, Illinois with a relatively large cult following. They were founded in 1990 by John Haggerty, along with his brother Joe Haggerty, Larry Damore (vocals/guitar), and Steve Saylors (bass). Both Damore and Saylors had been members of Chicago-based hardcore band Bhopal Stiffs, whose 1987 demo had been produced by John Haggerty. Pegboy's 1990 debut EP, "Three-Chord Monte", was also the first release by Quarterstick Records, an offshoot of Touch and Go Records. Steve Saylors dropped out in 1992 after job commitments prevented him from touring. Steve Albini, a longtime friend of the band, filled the bass slot on the "Fore" EP. Former Naked Raygun bassist Pierre Kezdy became the permanent bass player in 1994. After the reformation of Naked Raygun, Mike Thompson took over for Kezdy on bass.

Quarterstick Records is a sublabel of Touch and Go Records.

Contents

Track listing

All tracks written by Pegboy, except "Surrender" by Rick Nielsen.

Surrender (Cheap Trick song) song by Cheap Trick

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Rick Nielsen American musician

Richard Alan Nielsen is the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and primary songwriter of the rock band Cheap Trick. He is well known for his numerous custom-made guitars from Hamer Guitars, including his famous five-neck guitar.

No.TitleLength
1."Dangerwood"2:07
2."Can't Give"2:35
3."You Fight Like a Little Girl"2:46
4."Dangermare"2:39
5."Dog, Dog"3:26
6."Liberace Hat Trick"2:46
7."Dangerace"1:51
8."Hey, Look, I'm a Cowboy"2:45
9."In the Pantry of the Mountain King"2:50
10."Surrender"3:41
11."Planet Porno"1:48

Personnel

Pegboy
Singing act of producing musical sounds with the voice

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Joe Haggerty American musician

Joe Haggerty is the drummer for Pegboy and is known for his dense, energetic, relentless and varied drumming style. In the mid-1980s he was the drummer for the Chicago punk band Bloodsport. In 1987, three of the members of Bloodsport, including Haggerty, went on to join a re-formed version of the Effigies. When the Effigies folded in 1990, Haggerty became a founding member of Pegboy, along with his brother John Haggerty.

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References

  1. Rabid, Jack. "Cha Cha Damore". Allmusic. Retrieved February 10, 2013.