MAMMUT - MAMMUT

MAMMUT - MAMMUT

CD (Compact Disc)

Price: € 20.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: NOT IN STOCK

Delivery could take
1 month or more

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: LONGHAIR

Release date: 25/06/2009

Barcode: 4035177000702

Catalog no.: LHC0000070

Item ID: 312571

First official CD release of one of the most legendary German small label pressed albums. Originally released in 1971, this album is an intense and bombastic hybrid between heavy fuzz acid guitar, instinctive free rock improvisations and some lyrical, classical influenced interludes/fragmentes. Mammut played in an impressive and comvincing manner their conception of an psychedelic rock opera. For that each title includes the name Mammut. The opening track ,Bird Mammut" is a groovy, percussive, crazy psychedelic affair featuring an avalanche of drums, trippy organs, bluesy e-guitar and wistfull flute passages. ,Classical Mammut" delivers a short piano interlude, a pleasant melodic moment. ,Mammut ecstacy" is a fuzzy heavy psychedelic composition with furious rhythms, an efficient bass guitar leading theme and some nice keyboard moves. ,Foot Machine Mammut" alternates a bluesy popsong with free guitar jams accompanied by Hammond organ. Perhaps parts of the first Embryo album are comparable to this. ,Nahgarn Mammut" is their attempt to be more lyrical and melodic, while the album closes with 14 minutes of ,Mammut opera", which show Mammut at their best. Dark sounds with hints of Amon Duul II, heavy blues rock with all sorts of strange, ethnic and gothic touches combined in their music. Altough the band themselves quoted Deep Purple in Rock as a major influence, their spirit was purely krautrock. Their sole album is a legendary rarity. CD comes with 1 Bonus Track, comprehensive booklet, digitally remastered.

More on the LONGHAIR label...


NOWY, RALF - LUCIFER'S DREAM

NOWY, RALF - LUCIFER'S DREAM

'Lucifer's Dream', originally issued on Global in 1973, offers an interesting mixture of instrumental sounds built with elements of psych-pop, jazz, progressive rock, ethnic music and funk. In addition to Ralf Nowy (flutes, alto saxophone, oboe), Paul Vincent (guitars) and ... read more »

€ 17.95

 

CONCEPT - INVASION

CONCEPT - INVASION

Originally released 1979 on Reveal, Concepts 1st album ,Invasion" is truly a highlight of Canadian Psychedelic and Acid Rock. Its undoubted relevance to connoisseurs of Psychedelic and ACID Rock finds valid in the groups multiple talents playing music of the late ... read more »

€ 9.95

 

ARKTIS - ARKTIS

ARKTIS - ARKTIS

On vinyl, this is a superb reissue of the self-titled 1973 debut-album by the legendary female fronted Krautrock unit from Bonn, Germany. The music is heavy early-'70s rock with plenty of fuzzy freak-outs. This full-length includes the classic track 'Rare Girl', which ... read more »

€ 25.95

 

KARTHAGO (GERMANY) - ROCK 'N' ROLL TESTAMENT

KARTHAGO (GERMANY) - ROCK 'N' ROLL TESTAMENT

First official vinyl reissue of this famous German rock album from 1974. Probably no other Karthago album was as extensively and intensively prepared as this one with songs finally composed by Joey Albrecht. This 3rd album of Karthago was a big step foreword, produced in ... read more »

€ 27.95

 

NOSFERATU (GERMANY) - NOSFERATU

NOSFERATU (GERMANY) - NOSFERATU

Originally released in 1970 Nosferatu's sole album is a true highlight of the early Krautrock-era. The six musicians (a.o. Christan Felke, sax and flute, later with Epsilon and organ-player Reinhard Grohe, later with Papa Zoot Band) played a raw, rough and heavy progressive ... read more »

€ 18.95

 

JUICY LUCY - GET A WHIFF A THIS

JUICY LUCY - GET A WHIFF A THIS

This is the first official re-release on vinyl under licensed courtesy of BMG Rights Management, UK, remastered from an original master copy out of the vaults of BMG. The album was originally released in 1971 on Bronze. 'Get A Whiff A This' itself was very much the son of ... read more »

€ 26.95

 

 


Shiny Beast - shinybeast.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@shinybeast.nl
W. www.shinybeast.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.