the united states of america

Category: By the bug

Originally released on Columbia in 1968, The United States of America is one of the legendary pure psychedelic space records. Some of the harder-rocking tunes have a fun house recklessness that recalls aspects of early Pink Floyd and the Velvet Underground at their freakiest; the sedate, exquisitely orchestrated ballads, especially "Cloud Song" and the wonderfully titled "Love Song for the Dead Che," are among the best relics of dreamy psychedelia. Occasionally things get too excessive and self-conscious, and the attempts at comedy are a bit flat, but otherwise this is a near classic.



3 comments so far.

  1. Ανώνυμος 4 Σεπτεμβρίου 2009 - 8:52 μ.μ.
    Ω... γυρισαμε?
  2. manand 7 Σεπτεμβρίου 2009 - 11:53 π.μ.
    gyrisame nai...alla siga siga mexri na ksanampoume sto klima...
  3. gyrinos 27 Νοεμβρίου 2009 - 12:48 μ.μ.
    enas apo tous 2-3 diskous tou '60.epos!

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