Friday, August 11, 2017

Quicksilver Messenger Service - What About Me (1970) (Vinyl)

Year: December 1970 (LP 1970)
Label: Capitol Records (UK), EA-ST 630 (IE 064 80722)
Style: Rock
Country: San Francisco, California, United States
Time: 45:34
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 273 Mb

Quicksilver Messenger Service (sometimes credited as simply Quicksilver) is an American psychedelic rock band formed in 1965 in San Francisco. Their biggest hit, the single "Fresh Air" (from the album Just for Love), reached #49 in 1970. The band achieved wide popularity in the San Francisco Bay Area and through their recordings, with psychedelic rock enthusiasts around the globe, and several of their albums ranked in the Top 30 of the Billboard Pop charts. Though not as commercially successful as contemporaries Jefferson Airplane and The Grateful Dead, Quicksilver was integral to the beginnings of their genre. With their jazz and classical influences and a strong folk background, the band attempted to create an individual, innovative sound.
(Wikipedia)

Dino Valenti – lead vocals (except on "Won't Kill Me"), guitar, percussion
John Cipollina – guitar, percussion
Nicky Hopkins – piano (except on "What About Me", "Baby Baby", "Subway", and "Call on Me")
Gary Duncan – guitar, backing vocals, bass, percussion, organ
David Freiberg – bass, backing vocals, lead vocal on "Won't Kill Me", guitar
Greg Elmore – drums, percussion
Mark Naftalin - piano on "What About Me", "Baby Baby", and "Call on Me"

Matrix side A: EA ST1 630-1, side B: EA ST2 630-1

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