“(Let’s Dance) The Screw” by The Crystals

16 07 2013

Phil Spector was apparently annoyed enough at his former business partner, Lester Sill, to commission this two-part song. Part 1 is slightly faster:

Part 2 is much slower, and is almost excruciating:

This song was recorded in 1963 but, not surprisingly, never released. It’s not clear whether this was actually the Crystals or the Blossoms on the record. The Blossoms (featuring Darlene Love) occasionally recorded as the Crystals.




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