Dont Hold Your Breath - The Night Shadows* - The Legendary Night Shadows Vol 3: The Psychedelic Yea
Label: Hottrax Records - 5125-60012-2 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock, Garage Rock
Welcome to popular music site IsraBox! On IsraBox you can listen music for review is also you can download music albums. We present new, exclusive music and the hot hits for information. Have fun and enjoy the use of our website. IsraBox - Music is Life! Production effort on this release actually began in as a two-disc vinyl album project but took 15 years to complete as a three-volume trilogy on compact disc. The crash of a light airplane in destroyed most of the original artwork, photographs, and negatives that were being air freighted to an album production facility.
Finding quality copies of photos, the changeover to compact discs, and many other legal, financial, personal and technical issues delayed this volume until now.
Luckily, some great, unreleased psychedelic tracks were discovered during this long delay and are included on this CD. Track 1, The Prologue features a 3-minute, one sentence soliloquy by Electric Bob on the cause and effects of LSD mind expansion juxtaposed over a wild psychedelic performance that ends with the mantra that "acidity-unity is such a good thing.
A mandatory ingredient of psychedelic shows and concerts in the late s was the long instrumental jam that allowed acidheads to mind-trip. I Can't Believe begins with an angst-laden Little Phil vocal on an ill-fated love affair and transcends into a long improvisational psychedelic jam that delighted acid-trippers.
The jam's mind-blowing melodic ups and downs were accented visually Dont Hold Your Breath - The Night Shadows* - The Legendary Night Shadows Vol 3: The Psychedelic Yea erotically pulsating liquid lights. Recorded long before Santana burst onto the music Tha Game (Radio) - Pete Rock - Tha Game / One Life To Live, Plenty of Trouble demonstrates the Night Shadows ability to blend Latin American rhythms with the intensity and power of acid rock.
This tune is also a good example of the folk-rock influence of the mid s that featured jangling 12 string electric guitars, but is played differently with a melodic "circular rhythm feel" characteristic of Hendrix compositions. Anything But I Am Your Mistress - The Nuns - Ominous aka Time After Time is a truly unique psych recording that utilizes a guitar amplifier tremolo and a spinning microphone to create the trippy background vocals that counterpoint the lead vocal.
Followed up by a psychedelic satire on the rising divorce rate of the late s, the tune Gimme, Gimme also includes some primitive synthesized sounds using tape loops of organ notes blended with a theramin, the electronic device used for weird sound effects in s sci-fi films. Don't Hold Your Breath is political satire presented in a Zappa-like tune that ends abruptly like most political ads on radio and television.
The abrupt ending was a mind-blower for acid-tripping hippies that left them "floating. Previously unreleased track Fly High is a tune that encourages all those under stress to drop acid and fly high to escape their problems.
The tune was structured around two backward, out-of-sync guitar tracks that seem to float in and out of the stereo spectrum to create a musical mind-warp especially through earphones. The industrial-mechanical psych sounds between these tunes are actually bedsprings and moans of a hippy love-in that were amplified and speeded up.
As the tape speed slows down, a listener with a good ear can hear the final moan clearly at the beginning of Psychedelic Illusion. This segues into the long lost live version of Anything But Lies with a great vocal performance by Little Phil that includes the only known "gastronomical" ending of a psychedelic tune ever recorded. Turned On is a satire of psychedelic lyrics performed in a music style reminiscent of the s with an outrageous solo featuring five kazoos in place of the standard fuzz guitar with wah-wah.
The Hot Dog Man, one of the group's signature party songs was first released in The tune was rerecorded during a studio "freak-out party" Filth Of The Earth - Insidious Process / Contorture - Split Ep 2014 the zany Electric Bob and ample supplies of alcohol, amphetamines, opiates and hallucinogens to create psychedelic mayhem on tape.
Listen to it through earphones while tripping out on acid. The last track Six String Showdown - Whitesnake - Made In Japan period is Dont Hold Your Breath - The Night Shadows* - The Legendary Night Shadows Vol 3: The Psychedelic Yea Epilogue, a Little Phil reprise of Fly High that ends the CD trilogy with his great vocal and first instrumental improvisation on harmonica.
It also features unusual guitar effects, a Night Shadow trademark. After a brief story about some of the antics of Little Phil by one of the panel, the commentator plays The Garbage Man, a blues-rock party song recorded in Ron Verboom - Ron Verboom, Vol. Acquire, please legitimate discs, which no doubt will adorn your collection!
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