Informationen zum Artikel: Alex Chilton front man for the Boxtops and Big Star was always known to surprise his fans with different directions he took over the years. Songs FromRobin Hood Lane finds Chilton tackling a variety of numbers from the greatAmerican songbook. Many of the songs he learned from his father Sidney Chilton, a jazz trumpeter and pianist when Alex was a kid growing up in theMemphis suburbs in the 1950s. It features some of his most expressive singingfrom his time as a solo artist. This set includes previously un-releasedrecordings and others that are quite rare. All have been out of print for sometime. This is a great lazy Sunday afternoon record to listen to and curl upwith someone you love. The album includes 4 previously unreleased tracks and the packaging includes never before seen family photos. These songs are the first Alex ever heard a sa kid in the 1950s growing up in a Memphis suburban streat called Robin Hood Lane. Recorded in 1990.