The Left Banke

Not in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Eligible since: 1991 (The 1992 Induction Ceremony)

Previously Considered? No  what's this?

Essential Songs (?)WikipediaAmazon MP3YouTube
Walk Away Renee (1966)

The Left Banke @ Wikipedia

The Left Banke Videos

Will The Left Banke be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame?
"Musical excellence is the essential qualification for induction."


3 comments so far (post your own)

"Walk Away Renee" excellent example of the influence of the Zombies' Baroque pop sound

Posted by Tahvo Parvianen on Friday, 08.27.10 @ 12:56pm

Left Banke - "Walk Away Renee" "Pretty Ballerina" "She May Call You Up Tonight" "Desiree" "Dark Is The Bark" and many others totally outclass the majority of pop songs. Left Banke is documented as a strong influence on: Oasis - Michael Stipe - Boston - The Raspberries - The Wondermints - and literally hundreds of bands and singers. Wrote all their own material - coined the term Baroque Rock - liked by George Harrison, Leonard Bernstein, Brian Wilson - Paul Mc Cartney - Steven Tyler - Alice Cooper - Linda Ronstadt - Keith Richard - and countless other music luminaries.

Posted by Mysticalvine on Thursday, 09.30.10 @ 22:29pm

RIP Michael Brown

Posted by Roy on Saturday, 03.21.15 @ 08:42am

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