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The Traveling Wilbury's - Outtakes and Remixes From the "Nobody's Child" Sessions, the Del Shannon Sessions and "Volume Three"- Dylan, Petty, Lynne, Harrison and Orbison Joined Forces To Create Two Unique Albums Between 1988 & 1990 - Nuff Said - 71 min.

In 1990, Del Shannon recorded with Jeff Lynne of ELO, and there were rumors he would join the Traveling Wilburys after Roy Orbison’s death. Only months later, he committed suicide after a life eclipsing bout of depression. This tragedy ended the haunted reign of The Traveling Wilbury’s.

Posted 01/16/2015 12:53 PM

Del Shannon- "Distant Ghost" - Del Chases The Phantoms of Love In The Dread of His Darkest Night In This Eerie Tome Tune Unissued For Many Seasons – Released As a Bonus Track on The Tom Petty Produced “Drop Down and Get Me”, MCA Records, 1981

Had he survived the malady of depression, Del would have received the similar, revived adulation experienced by Roy Orbison. As a Traveling Wilbury, an entire new generation would have inhaled his electric craft on a new current. Regardless, he remains a seminal influence of sensitive proportions.

Posted 07/01/2013 01:16 PM

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