Thursday, April 17, 2008

V.A. - Come Fly With Us...

Amazing 18 track collection of US acid/psych/punk released by Psychodelic Records (Psychodelic Psycho 003 / 2004). 15 tracks still uncompiled and nearly all with KILLER potential.

1. Tony Church & The Crusade - Love Trip
taken from the single
Love Trip/Can You Picture Yourself (Tammy 860T-1029) 1968
Line-up incl.: Anthony Churchiglia [aka Tony Church/Tony Chick] (lead vcls), Johnny Creatura (drms). Band origin: Youngstown (Ohio/US)
2. Jerry Merritt - Buffalo Grass
taken from the single
Buffalo Grass/Every Man Needs An Island (Tell International 45-370) 1967
Line-up incl.: Jerry Lee Merritt (lead gtr, vcls).
Origin: Tampico (Washington/US)
3. Wailers - You Can't Fly
taken from the single You Can't Fly/Thinking Out Loud (Bell 694) 1968
Line-up: Denny Weaver (gtr), Buck Ormsby (bs, gtr), Kent Morrill (keyb'ds, vcls), Ron Gardner (sax, piano, vcls), Dave Roland (drms, vcls).
Band origin: Tacoma (Washington/US)
4. Bobby Trend - Judy
taken from the single
Good Day/Judy (Ivanhoe 504 + Metromedia MM-203) 1970
Line-up incl.: Rudy von Ruden [aka Bobby Trend].
Origin: LaCrosse (Wisconsin/US)
5. Raves - Mother Nature
taken from the single Mister Man/Mother Nature (Smash 2088) 1967
Line-up incl.: Dave Jimenez, Michael Jimenez.
Band origin: New York City (New York)
6. Satrycon - Leave It
taken from the single Leave It/Just The Two Of Us (Moxie 202) 1969
Line-up: George "Butch" Lafferty (gtr, vcls), Larry Faust (keyb'ds, lead vcls), Sam Coco (drms, vcls). Band origin: Johnstown (Pennsylvania/US)
7. Lorey's - Goin' Downtown
taken from the single
Goin' Downtown/Ready To Go (Cathay 1202) 1969/70
Line-up: unkinown. Band origin: Sparta (Ohio/US)
8. Society - It's Really Me
taken from the single It's Really Me/Make Believe (A-B-E 1670) 1970
Line-up incl.: Bob Owsinski (keyb'ds).
Band origin: Pottsville (Pennsylvania/US)

9. Spike Drivers - Strange Mysterious Sounds
taken from the single
Strange Mysterious Sounds/Break Out The Wine (Reprise 0558) 1967
Line-up: Marycarol Brown (vcls), Sid Brown (lead gtr), Marshall Rubinoff (rhythm gtr, lead vcls), Ron Cobb (bs), Larry Cruse (drms).
Band origin: Detroit (Michigan/US)
10. Mom's Boys - Yellow Pill
taken from the V.A.-Album Freakout U.S.A.! (Sidewalk T 5901) 1967
Line-up: unknown. Band origin: California
11. Randy & The Ring - Caverns Of My Mind
taken from the single
Good Time Merry-Go-Round/Caverns Of My Mind (Tangy SS 101) 1967
Line-up incl.: Randy Schwartz, Neil Schwartz. Band origin: California
12. Evergreen Blueshoes - Maybe Someday
taken from the single
Maybe Someday/Everything's Fine Right Now (Living Legend LL-721) 1968
Line-up: Al Rosenberg (gtr), Lanny Mathijssen (gtr), Skip Battyn (bs, vcls), Ken Kleist (keyb'ds), Chester McCracken (drms).
Band origin: Los Angeles (California/US)
13. Reign - In The City
taken from the single In The City/? (South Park 445) 196?
Line-up: unknown. Band origin: US
14. Wailers - Bad Trip
taken from the album Outburst (United Artists 6557) 1966
Line-up: Neil Anderson (gtr), Buck Ormsby (bs, gtr), Kent Morrill (keyb'ds, vcls), Ron Gardner (sax, piano, vcls), Dave Roland (drms, vcls).
Band origin: Tacoma (Washington/US)
15. Delrays - Lollipop Lady
taken from the single
Lollipop Lady/Always Something There To Remind Me (Arch 1301) 1968
Personnel incl.: Michael McDonald (vcls), Tom Bowles (gtr), Russ Bono (gtr), Rich Lang (gtr), Denny Ambry (bs), Jim Lang (sax), Don "Barney" Biever (drms). Band origin: Mascoutah (Illinois/US)
16. Wild Childs - Closer To You
taken from the single Closer To You/Love Again (Mercury 73118) 1970
Line-up: unknown. Band origin: US
17. Probable Cause - Chain Reaction
taken from the single Tailspin/Chain Reaction (GRT 17) 1969
Line-up: unknown. Band origin: Philadelphia (Pennsylvania/US)
18. D. Spade & Co - Just You And I
taken from the single Just You And I/Love In The Sun (WGW 4170) 196?
Line-up incl.: Danny Spadafora. Band origin: New Jersey

Get it here (Artwork included / vinyl rip)

Listen to Lorey's - Going Downtown

Listen to Delrays - Lollipop Lady


Anonymous said...

Some cool stuff on here!!!!
thank you very much!

Anonymous said...

Sounds good. Many thanks. Blog on!

Anonymous said...

Terrific stuff as usual! Thanks much!