Andy Votel - One Nation Under A Grave. CD. (Label: fat city, Cat.No: FCCD025)
Once again Andy Votel creates an awe inspiring mega mix including over 75 freshly resurrected cross - continental fuzz ridden wax platters of DRUMHEAVYPSYCHEDELIC-SURF-KOSMICSLOP-BBOYNEEDLEDROPS from Spain, Turkey, Sweden, Poland, France, South America & many more polyphonic pastures.Andy Votel is the man behind Finders Keepers Records and Twisted Nerve. He has recently compiled the highly acclaimed second volume of "Folk Is Not A Four Letter Word" for Cherry Red whilst also creating "Vertigo Mixed", a comprehensive selection from the Vertigo label reconstructed into one continuous mix.
Many of the tracks on this CD have never been reissued - more so than the previous volumes in this Series, Take My Tip and Insane Times. Psychedelia was born in the mid-60s on the West Coast and this CD includes several of the movement's pioneers from the San Francisco, Bay Area and LA scenes - 24 US psych artifacts from the EMI vaults. A truly marvellous collection featuring classic stuff for psychheads f.i. The Third Bardo (I'm Five Years Ahead Of My Time), Common People (Soon There'll Be Thunder), Morning Dew (Crusaders Smile), Gandalf (Can You Travel In The Dark Alone), Fallen Angels (Your Mother's Homesick Too), Balloon Farm (Question of Temperature), and also tracks by SRC, Book Of Changes, First Crew To The Moon , Beach Boys, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Mother Tucker's Yellow Duck, T.I.M.E., Steve Miller Band, Human Beinz, David Axelrod, Kim Fowley, Hour Glass, Fargo, Captain Beefheart. A perfect introduction for anyone who wants to dig deeper into the US 60's psych underground and a treat for the connoisseurs. boasts a fully annotated booklet with rare images of the bands and records featured on the CD.
The late Cyril Davies was the UK’s first and most accomplished disciple of Chicago blues. Cyril’s groundbreaking partnership with Alexis Korner laid the foundations for the UK 60’s Blues/R&B boom. This is a unique anthology comprising virtually every track that Cyril is known to have played and/or sang on between 1954-64.This is all seriously collectable material and much of Disc 1 has never previously been reissued, much less has it ever appeared on CD. Containing a total of 50 tracks, this is a comprehensive anthology.
Yes, we still have one more, extra volume of this sooo much well-received series of Portuguese 60’s rock! R&B, freakbeat, garage rock & psychedelic, all genuine rarities from the obscure Portuguese scene, and many of these tracks unreleased until now!.Killer cuts from Os Celtas,The Satins,Os Impacto and more.
Deluxe, Gold-Foil-Embossed Faux-Leather Hardback! Don't miss this limited edition hard back version of Fuzz, Acid and Flowers Revisited. Originally published in paperback, this is the most detailed guide to US psychedelia, garage and hippie-rock of the 1964-1975 era ever published! It provides an A-Z listing of relevant artists with discographies, personnel details, band histories, comment on the music and, in some cases, includes the personal recollections of band members. Individual entries also include details of reissues, appearances on retrospective compilations and chart entries. There is also a rarity scale for albums. At the end of the book, which has been assembled with the help of avid record collectors, there is a list of all compilations referred to with the label details and year of release as well as discographies for three leading sixties reissue labels: Sundazed, Gear Fab and Akarma. The book is lavishly illustrated throughout with black and white illustrations and there is also a twelve-page colour section. Limited Edition 750 machine-numbered copies only!!! Due In: 26/11/2007
Great compilation showcasing early psyche , punk , garage from Mexico 1965-70.Tracklist:LAS MOSKAS vamos a nadar//LOS BLUE KINGS mujer jitana//LOS 4 MOSQUETEROS algo ah pasada// LIBRE EXPRESION como yo//LA MAQUINA DEL SONIDO perdi minube//LOS REOS bajate de me nube//LOS STRWCK go go 70//LOS CRAZY BIRD`S na noche//LOS GENIOS no puedo esperar//LOS 7 DAYS a bailar con los seven days//LAS MOSKAS prefiero robar//LOS AMERICAN`S la fiesta//LOS MONJES mi mami dijo//LA MAQUINA DEL SONIDO - fuego//LOS JOHNNY JETS deja de lloras//LOS MONSTRUOUS por favor//LOS STRWCK - vanidosa//LAS MOSCAS la moska//LA MAQUINA DEL SONIDO no quiero ya volver//LOS BARROCKS la noche de los hippies
Hot on the heels of 'On The Brink' 20 more superb groovy instrumentals designed to stimulate and relax in equal measure. We explore that brightly-hued subculture which brought together session men, orchestras, rock bands and jazzers in a mirrorball flash of melodic inspiration and rhythmic expression.20 previously uncomped groovy instrumentals from the UK ’65-’73.Features Johnny Harris, Oliver Bone, Ning, Cliff Adams, Music Through Six, Tony Newman, Masked Phantom and many more.
A bizarre selection of groovy Spanish soul tracks from the late 60's and early 70's.Informative gatefold insert with scans of the original sleeves. Sixteen very rare 7" tracks nearly impossible to find anywhere are gathered together here, including 1.shelly y nueva generacion. "i'm just a fool", Los Impala." Dime", Augusto Alguero, Bocaccio Soul.,the Pipe." your daddy won't do it",The Vampires "Don't fight it", and more A little cover wear on the spine hence the price.1 COPY ONLY
San Francisco Nuggets 1965-1970. This ambitious hard back book with four CD's attempts to do what no other compilation has ever done properly - comprehensively covered the San Francisco psychedelic rock explosion of the 1960s. This package is everything you always wanted to hear but didn't have a chance to listen to. All of the best obscure pop/psych/garage/rock/folk nuggets and more well known acid gems from the flower and hippy capitol of the world are featured. Covering the scene from the birth of the legend in 1965 until the time the flowers wilted in 1970, the cream of 60s countercultural music is packed in a book that also features many rarely seen photos and expert analysis. Highlights include "Can't Come Down" from Dead precursors The Warlocks, the demo for Quicksilver Messenger Service's "Who Do You Love", the earliest incarnation of the Airplane on "It's No Secret", "I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die Rag" from Country Joe & The Fish and "Mr. Jones (A Ballad Of A Thin Man)" from a prehistoric Grass Roots ensemble alongside some gems from Teddy & His Patches "Suzy Creamcheese", The Chocolate Watchband's "No Way Out" and Frumious Bandersnatch's "Hearts To Cry" and much, much more. An extensive labour of love featuring four themed CD's housed in a beautiful 120 page 'coffee table' styled book packed with rare photos and information. When it comes to West Coast music, this is the big one!
THE ROOTS OF LED ZEPPELIN 1964-69 This is a unique compilation, exploring Led Zeppelin’s pre-history. It features a carefully chosen selection of Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, Robert Plant and John Bonham’s early and/or extra curricular sessions. Included are many hard-to-find collector’s rarities, most notably the Marc Bolan, P.J Proby & Screaming Lord Sutch tracks. Also included, is a John Paul Jones solo single.
50 extraordinary years, 50 fantastic artists, 50 amazing tracks from The Cavern - to this day The Cavern in Liverpool remains 'The Most Famous Club In The World'. From its birth in 1957 as a jazz club inspired by the Parisienne clubs on the West Bank, to its heyday as the spiritual home of The Beatles, to its rocky path through the 70's and 80's encountering closure and re-opening, to its resurgence as the essential venue for new and up and coming bands to play in Liverpool, The Cavern holds a special place in the hearts of music lovers the world over. The unrivalled status of the club is matched by the unrivalled list of bands that have played the club - included on the fantastic 3CD collection! For the first time on one album, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones are together and they are joined by other notable rock royalty in Queen, The Who, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Chuck Berry, Rod Stewart and many more. Artists that defined The Cavern at its peak such as The Kinks, The Animals, The Hollies, Gerry & The Pacemakers, Hermans Hermits, and The Yardbirds are all included in the set. Bringing The Cavern right up to date, and highlighting how important the venue remains, are tracks by Arctic Monkeys (a previously unheard live version of 'The View From The Afternoon)' Travis, KT Tunstall, The Coral and Embrace.
This power-packed collection focuses on one of the grungiest and most prolific garage rock scenes in the San Francisco Bay Area. The tough, blue collar environs of the East Bay demanded entertainment, not enlightenment, and sought it in the garage soul of the Spyders and US Male, the bright, British sounds of the Baytovens, Shillings and Peter Wheat & The Breadmen, or the droll Stonesy punk of the Harbinger Complex, Just VI and Soul Vendors. You Got Yours celebrates this intriguing facet of SF music history with rare singles, unreleased studio cuts and a booklet jam-packed with photos and memorabilia. For fans of vintage punk and garage as well as those fascinated with all things San Francisco.
With The Sun In My Eyes - Various 20 Psychedelic Spins From The UK & Europe. CD. (Label: Psychic Circle, Cat.No: PCCD7012)
New compilation of rare UK and European psych. 20 killer tracks previously uncomped on CD. You’ll find Elton John’s rhythm section, Hungary’s top psych band, an army PE instructor who thought he was the reincarnation of an Egyptian pharaoh,a Swedish Red Indian expert whose brother sold his records door to door, and the man who asked ‘Where Do You Go To My Lovely?’ getting decidedly strange, plus a whole bunch of other psyched-out artistes. Just say yes.1. PLASTIC PENNY: GIVE ME MONEY 2. PETER SARSTEDT: MARY JANE 3. THE MINDBENDERS: YELLOW BRICK ROAD 4. OLA & THE JANGLERS: NO ONE KNOWS WHAT HAPPENS ROUND THE CORNER 5. OMEGA GROUP: TEN THOUSAND PACES 6. ZION DE GALLIER: ME 7. THE GNOMES OF ZURICH: HANG ON BABY 8. THE RATTLES: LADY LOVE 9. FOGGY: SHE’S FAR AWAY 10. MAJORITY ONE: GET BACK HOME 11. SCHADEL: WITH THE SUN IN MY EYES 12. SOUND NETWORK: WATCHING 13. YOUNGBLOOD: DON’T LEAVE ME IN THE DARK 14. RAMASES: BALLOON 15. GRAND UNION: SHE SAID 16. WINSTON G: BYE BYE BABY 17. PETER & THE WOLVES: WOMAN ON MY MIND 18. DON CURTIS: IN THE CORNERS 19. GIORGIO: STOP 20. THE MOOCHE: SEEN THROUGH A LIGHT
The CD features outstanding artwork, especially designed to reflect the spirit of 1965, and photographs never seen before. It also features special liner notes by Litto Nebbia y Ciro Fogliatta, and a total of 27 tracks, which make up the entire album, all of the band’s singles, TV performances, live recordings, and home demos. Absolutely everything the band ever recorded.This record got the history of beat, garage, and even psych music started in Argentina and other parts of Latin America