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STEPPENWOLF – STEPPENWOLF GOLD: THEIR GREAT HITS [1971]

Steppenwolf Steppenwolf is a Canadian rock band that was prominent from 1968 to 1972. The group was formed in late 1967 in Toronto by lead singer John Kay, keyboardist Goldy McJohn, and drummer Jerry Edmonton (all formerly in Jack London & The Sparrows from Oshawa, Ontario). Guitarist Michael Monarch and bass guitarist Rushton Moreve were […]

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WILLIE AND THE RED RUBBER BAND ‎– WE’RE COMIN’ UP [1969]

The band is off the wall with a melting pot of styles which is slightly endearing. Willie et al came out of west Texas and remind me of a cross between a jug band and the 13th Floor Elevators, or maybe Zappa if he went country, or, The Fugs if they went country. They have […]

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WILLIE AND THE RED RUBBER BAND ‎– WILLIE AND THE RED RUBBER BAND [1968]

The band is off the wall with a melting pot of styles which is slightly endearing. Willie et al came out of west Texas and remind me of a cross between a jug band and the 13th Floor Elevators, or maybe Zappa if he went country, or, The Fugs if they went country. They have […]

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SMITH ‎– A GROUP CALLED SMITH [1969]

Smith Origin: Los Angeles, California, United States Genres: Rock, soul, psychedelic rock, blues rock Years active: 1969 – 1971 Labels: Dunhill Smith was an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1969. They had a blues-based sound and scored a Top 5 hit in 1969 with a cover of the Burt Bacharach song […]

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HOTLEGS – THINKS: SCHOOL STINKS [1971]

Hotlegs Artist Biography by Dave Thompson In 1970, Kevin Godley, Lol Crème, and Eric Stewart were, alongside songwriter Graham Gouldman, the house band at the Strawberry Studios setup in Stockport, England. Gouldman was spending much of his time in New York, working as a contract songwriter for the Kasenatz/Katz bubblegum team – his partners remained […]

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APPLE – AN APPLE A DAY [1969]

Οι Apple, ένα βρετανικό ψυχεδελικό ροκ συγκρότημα, σχηματίστηκαν στο Cardiff το 1968 από τον Rob Ingram στην κιθάρα και τον Jeff Harrad στο μπάσο. Το 1969 κυκλοφόρησαν ένα σινγκλ με τον τίτλο An Apple a Day. Το άλμπουμ αυτό που κυκλοφόρησε το ίδιο έτος με τον ίδιο τίτλο θεωρείται από πολλούς ως ένας κρυμμένος θησαυρός […]

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GRAPEFRUIT – AROUND GRAPEFRUIT [1968]

The Grapefruit Artist: The Grapefruit Origin: UK Group formed 1967 Genre: Pop, Rock, Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Rock, Psychedelic Pop Original line-up: George Alexander: Vocals, Bass John Perry: Vocals, Guitar Geoff Swettenham: Drums Pete Swettenham: Guitar Additonal Member: Bobby Ware: Vocal, Lead Guitar, Harmonica Grapefruit was a London-based British Band formed in 1967 and one of […]

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GRAPEFRUIT ‎– DEEP WATER [1969]

Grapefruit Artist Biography by Richie Unterberger Grapefruit They were one of the better Beatlesque late-’60s British pop-rock bands. In 1968 they seemed on the way to stardom, with a couple of small hit British singles and, more importantly, some help from the Beatles themselves. Led by George Alexander, brother of the Easybeats’ George Young, the […]

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SAM APPLE PIE – SAM APPLE PIE [1969]

Sam Apple Pie Το βρετανικό συγκρότημα Sam Apple Pie σχηματίστηκε στο Λονδίνο το 1968 και τον αμέσως επόμενο χρόνο κυκλοφόρησε το πρώτο του ομότιτλο άλμπουμ που έτυχε πολύ ευμενούς κριτικής αποδοχής. Με μοναδικό μπλούζ ροκ ήχο με ψυχεδελικά ηχοχρώματα, αποτέλεσαν σημείο σταθερής αναφοράς στη λονδρέζικη μουσική σκηνή μέχρι το 1974 που διαλύθηκαν. Αργότερα υπήρξε επανασύνδεση […]

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MANFRED MANN – MY LITTLE RED BOOK OF WINNERS [1965]

Manfred Mann Manfred Mann were an English rock band of the 1960s, named after keyboardist, Manfred Mann, who later led the successful 1970s group Manfred Mann’s Earth Band. The group had two different lead vocalists during their success, Paul Jones from 1962 to 1966, and Mike d’Abo from 1966 to 1969. Manfred Mann were regularly […]

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