CANNED HEAT Boogie With V Rare Orig UK 1968 Mono Liberty Psych Prog Blues LP

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  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Jan 15, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

Canned Heat

Boogie With Canned Heat

Very Rare original UK LP released on Liberty Records in 1968. 1st UK Mono pressing on the Blue label. The sleeve is Laminated on the front.

Matrix Numbers

Side One - LBL 83103 A2

Side Two - LBL 83103 B1

Canned Heat's second long-player, Boogie with Canned Heat (1968), pretty well sums up the bona fide blend of amplified late-'60s electric rhythm and blues, with an expressed emphasis on loose and limber boogie-woogie. The quintet -- consisting of Alan "Blind Owl" Wilson (guitar/harmonica/vocals), Larry "The Mole" Taylor (bass), Henry "Sunflower" Vestine (guitar), Aldolfo "Fido" Dela Parra (drums), and Bob "The Bear" Hite (vocals) -- follow up their debut effort with another batch of authentic interpretations, augmented by their own exceptional instrumentation. One development is their incorporation of strong original compositions. "On the Road Again" -- which became the combo's first, and arguably, most significant hit -- as well as the Albert King inspired anti-speed anthem, "Amphetamine Annie," were not only programmed on the then-burgeoning underground FM radio waves, but also on the more adventuresome AM Top 40 stations. Their love of authentic R&B informs "World in a Jug," the dark "Turpentine Blues," and Hite's update of Tommy McClennan'
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