A sentence we never anticipated writing: Lloyd Price has a new album. The 84-year-old rock pioneer’s “This is Rock ‘n’ Roll”  is  due for release on Sept. 22.

The album title is apt. His “Lawdy Miss Clawdy” was one of the very first rock ‘n’ roll records and his “Stagger Lee” and Personality” are classics.

American Blues Scene has a preview track. And here’s a look back: