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The Bus Boys – Cleanin’ Up The Town (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on October 28th, 2013

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1984

Side One

The BusBoys are a musical group known for playing rock ‘n’ roll with a flavoring of soul, funk, and R&B. The group is best known for their appearance in the 1982 film 48 Hrs., in which they performed their songs “New Shoes” and “The Boys Are Back in Town”.

In 1984 the group wrote “Cleanin’ Up the Town,” for the soundtrack to the film Ghostbusters, the song was a minor hit for the group, reaching #68 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Singles chart in the United States.

SIDE A:
Cleanin’ Up The Town (Long Version) 4:58

SIDE B:
Cleanin’ Up The Town (Short Version) 2:57

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint (company)

CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1984 Cleanin’ Up The Town U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #68

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Arista ‎– ADP-9230
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Single, 33 ⅓ RPM, Promo
Country: US
Released: 1984
Genre: Funk / Soul, Pop, Rock, Stage & Screen
Style: Soundtrack, Rock & Roll
Credits: Producer – Brian O’NealJohn HugKevin O’Neal

NOTES:
From the soundtrack to the film “GHOSTBUSTERS”.

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

Side Two

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Pro-Ject Speed Box S
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Adobe Photoshop CS5
ClickRepair
dBpoweramp
Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
Downsampled to 24bit/96kHz and16bit /44kHz using iZotope RX Advanced 2
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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3 Responses to “The Bus Boys – Cleanin’ Up The Town (US 12″ Promo)”

  1. ex15 Says:

    A fun track, by any means…

    Love the variety Paul you present us with.

    Whatever next? 😀

    ex15

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    Thanks ex15 🙂

    [Reply]

  2. Steve Mitz May Says:

    I’ve been aching to hear this since I found out the 12″ existed. Awesome rip and many thanks for sharing! 🙂

    [Reply]

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