Dust “From a Dry Camel” from Dust (Kama Sutra Records 1971) R —Features one of the Ramones on Drums (Marky) from 1971Buy it!
Brian Auger's Oblivion Express “Dragon Song” from Brian Auger's Oblivion Express (Disconform) —The birth of the Oblivion Express back in 1970. Very early fusion music, and much ahead of their time.Buy it!
The Collectors “She” from The Collectors (Warner Brothers) —This is essentially the band Chilliwack back in 1967. Interesting psych music from Canada.Buy it!
Fleetwood Mac/ Peter Green “Coming Your Way” from Then Play On (Reprise) —the peak release of the blues based FM back in 1970Buy it!
Allman Brothers “Midnight Rider” from Final Fillmore East Concert June 27th, 1971 (Mercury) R —a rare live verision of this song with the original bandBuy it!
Steve Young “7 Bridges Row” from Rock Salt And Nails CD ALBUM (Edsel) R —the original version of the song made famous by Iian Matthews in 73' and the Eagles in 1980 off their live album.Buy it!
Iron Butterfly “Scorching Beauty” from Sun And Steel (MCA 1975) R —a partial Butterfly reunion with Eric Braun and Ron Bushy in 76'.Buy it!
Emerson Lake and Palmer “A Time and A Place (2012 Remix/Remaster)” from Tarkus (Atlantic 1971) —It's now a 3 disc set. I really had to own it!Buy it!
David Bowie “Oh You Pretty Thing” from Bowie at the Beeb - The Best of the BBC Radio Sessions 68-72 (Virgin 2006)Buy it!
The Strawbs “Hero & Heroine” from Live at Natural Sound (Witchwood Records 2008) —acoustic liveBuy it!
Focus “Hocus Pocus” from Live at the Rainbow 1973 (Red Bullet) —Focus is a Dutch rock band which was founded by classically trained organist /flautist Thijs van Leer in 1969Buy it!
Jethro Tull “Stand Up Radio promo/ Back to the Family 3)Bouree” from Stand Up (Reprise Records 1969) —tand Up is the second album by Jethro Tull. Before this album, the band's original guitarist Mick Abrahams resigned because of musical differences with Ian Anderson; Abrahams wanted to stay with the blues-rock sound of This Was, while Anderson wished to bBuy it!
Man “Rainbow Eyes” from Slow Motion (BGO 1974) —Slow Motion is the ninth album by the Welsh psychedelic/progressive rock band Man and was released on the United Artists Records label. It was the only album recorded by this line-up, Malcolm Morley having left the day before recording was due to startBuy it!
Bill Quateman “Get it Right on Out There” from Bill Quateman (Columbia Records 1973) —Originally from Chicago. Bill left the music scene when the label wanted to make him a teen idol. He said NO WAY!Buy it!
Thin Lizzy “Whiskey in the Jar” from At the BBC (Universal 2011) —from the original vintage BBC sessionsBuy it!
Hot Tuna “Water Song” SINGLE (Arista) R —recorded live at the Further FestBuy it!
Lighthouse “One Fine Morning (Live)” from Lighthouse Live (True North) —some facts about Lighthouse, they are still well known in Canada, where they are from. They were asked to play the original Woodstock but turned it down. This is their most popular song and the encore of the show.Buy it!
Armageddon “Silver Tightrope” from Armageddon (A&M 1974) R —Armageddon was a hard rock band formed in 1974 - their self-titled debut, Armageddon, was recorded in England and released in the United States on A&M Records. The albums' original liner notes use the term "supergroup", Keith Relph (Yardbird, Rennaisance)Buy it!
Traffic “Roll Right Stones” from Shoot Out at the Fantasy Factory (Island) —didn't get a good review when it was new. I think this cut is quite good, and always did. C'mon Rolling Stone, of course Traffic doesn't rock like Van Halen! What do you expect. It's jazzy rock and quite good! Some reviewers are just tone deaf dorks!Buy it!
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