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BUGZY - Plan B [Bootcamp Series #32]

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BOOTCAMP SERIES #32
DIVE144
CD

DECLASSIFIED INFORMATION:
The roots of BUGZY date back to late-1983, when 19-year-old guitarist/vocalist William "Bugsy" Boyer, keyboard player Franki Gorgo, and drummer Bob Kimmel crossed paths as members of a full-time, internationally touring cover band called Pentagon. By 1985, Bob and Franki had struck out to create their own original material in an attempt to sell songs to a major artist or publishing company. Initially still a member of Pentagon, Bugsy would join their sessions whenever his schedule allowed, but by 1988 the three had officially joined forces and fleshed out a lineup to begin performing live—"BUGZY" being the simple result of needing a name for their first gig.

Within a year, a short-lived production deal with producer Tony Bongiovi led the group to record a few tracks in New York City's historic Power Station studio; and in 1990, a production/management deal with L.A. record producer John Ryan (Santana, etc.) resulted in three years of nonstop work on new material with an assortment of session musicians. Into the mid-'90s, with the help of hit record producer Chris Lord-Alge, BUGZY was courted by no less than three major labels—RCA, Polygram, and EMI—but the trio's decade of hard work would shockingly fail to yield the release of one single piece of music...

...until now! 20+ years later, Divebomb Records is proud to shed light on BUGZY's Plan B: 17 tracks of spectacularly catchy AOR/hard rock culled from the band's extensive personal archives, and graciously rescued from permanent obscurity. Sure to delight diehard fans of heavy-hitters such as Bad English, Night Ranger, Giant and The Hooters; the collection also boasts an all-new 20 page booklet featuring band interview covering the ins and outs behind this prolific songwriting team. For the fans, by the fans!

COMRADES IN ARMS:
Bad English, Tall Stories, Night Ranger, The Hooters, Giant and The Choirboys

ARSENAL:
Limited edition CD – only 500 units pressed worldwide – Cover art by Steven Cobb – digitally remastered – band supplied photos – full color 20 page booklet with new band interview

1. One Man
2. Say A Prayer
3. A Glimpse Of Paradise
4. Your Love Leaves Me Cold
5. Young At Heart
6. Lies
7. Don't Ever Let Go
8. Piece Of The Puzzle
9. The Bigger The Heart
10. Angel
11. A Million Miles Away
12. I Can't Let Go
13. Eyes Of Steel
14. Shadow From The Light
15. Easy Way Out
16. Just Say Goodbye
17. Secrets

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