The Birder – A Better Man Than Me

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Film/TV Placements | Comments Off

The Birder posterFervor Records is proud to announce that Gary Trexler’s 1958 gem, A Better Man Than Me, is the main title theme of The Birder, premiering this weekend at the 2014 Canadian Film Festival.  Says Fervor prexy Jeff Freundlich, “All of us at Fervor are so proud to have Gary Trexler’s music in The Birder. Our goal is to perpetuate the legacies of our vintage artists and introduce new fans to their incredible music.” Can’t make it to the movies this weekend? Check out A Better Man Than Me on iTunes.

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Darker Side of You in Bates Motel

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in Film/TV Placements | Comments Off

A&E’s horror juggernaut, Bates Motel, brings Alfred Hitchcock’s world frighteningly close to home. Episode 2003 features Darker Side Of You by The Cryptics. Fervor Records recently re-released the band’s 7 inch classic,  Darker Side of You, on iTunes and beyond.

Bates Motel - Cryptics

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The Americans Have The Beer Bar Blues

Posted by on Mar 18, 2014 in Film/TV Placements | Comments Off

The AmericansFX smash, The Americans, has once again harnessed the power of Fervor Records’ vault of vintage goodness. Honky Tonk hero Lloyd Conger’s 1972 Country classic, Beer Bar Blues, will appear in episode 204 of the series which airs March 19th. The song is the title cut from Lloyd’s Fervor Records release. Beer Bar Blues is available on iTunes and beyond.

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The Good Wife – Only In My Dreams

Posted by on Mar 18, 2014 in Film/TV Placements | Comments Off

CBS’s long standing legal and political drama, The Good Wife, snagged a vintage Fervor treasure for episode 514 which aired on 03.16.14. Teen Idol Frank Fafara’s 1960 hit, Only In My Dreams, was originally released on the MCI label. You can experience it on the Fervor title, Amazing Hits of the Transistor Era.

Good Wife - Amzing Hits

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Re-live Early 70s LA with Lenny Mack Band!

Posted by on Mar 18, 2014 in News! | Comments Off

Rock And Roll Fever_Lenny Mack Band_2014In 1973 the Lenny Mack Band exploded on the LA scene. From the celeb hideout in Marina Del Ray, The Basement, to The Starwood and The Greek Theater, the band wowed crowds with their over the top Rock N’ Roll prowess. After 2 years of 70s excess and unable to score the elusive major label deal, the band called it quits. However, that was just the beginning of an impressive musical career for band namesake and front man, Leonard Macaluso, aka Lenny Mack. Lenny went on to land the prestigious gig as musical director for iconic diva Tina Turner. He penned chart topping hits for other A-listers including Rebbie Jackson, (You Send The Rain Away), Booker T Jones (Down To The Wire), Rita and Priscilla Coolidge (Down To The Wire), Robin Zander, and Taka Boom (Dancin’ Night). In 1987 Lenny ventured into TV writing You Can Count On Me, the theme song to the NBC hit sitcom My Two Dads. Fast forward to 2014… Fervor Records unearths an unbelievable treasure-trove of lost 1970s recordings from the bands’ sessions at LA’s Golden Sound Studios. Experience the original Rock and Roll Fever of the Lenny Mack Band, available here on iTunes.

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