EDEN ROSE - ON THE WAY TO EDEN (USA)

EDEN ROSE - ON THE WAY TO EDEN (USA)

CD (Compact Disc)

Price: € 9.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: NOT IN STOCK

Delivery time unknown

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: LION PRODUCTION

Release date: 15/03/2011

Barcode: 0778578064525

Catalog no.: LIONM0000645

Item ID: 354272

It might be easy to think of Eden Rose as simply a first version of famed French progressive band Sandrose. Both bands had the same musicians; both existed at nearly the same moment in time (c. 1970). But Eden Rose is now seen, quite rightly, as something unique, a chimera from the misty past, a time during which the winds of change were blowing on the fixed universe of music. Rules were blown away, stagnant structures were swept aside, and musical conventions emancipated, this freshness and spontaneity the essence of a style that hadnt yet been formalised. As for Eden Rose, they took off once they teamed up with guitarist extraordinaire Jean-Pierre Alarcen, who had worked with Jacques Dutronc and played in Le Systeme Crapoutchik. The result was this batch of psych-inspired, decidedly grooving, upbeat instrumental tracks, with wailing (at times) fuzzed-out guitar and distinguished Hammond organ aplenty, over driving beats. A unique sound, brilliant, bright, and singing from the first note to the last. And man, if my ears dont deceive me, the main theme from Walking In the Sea (before it spins off into Jimi Hendrix territory) sure sounds like a lovely jazzy riff on Serge Gainsbourgs Je t'aime... moi non plus, which had been released the year before this album hit the racks. Two bonus tracks are from the bands only single that contained non-LP tracks. Booklet has the bands story in English and French, and is printed on FSC recycled, chlorine-free, 100% post-consumer fiber paper manufactured using biogas energy.

Also available: ON THE WAY TO EDEN (LP).

More EDEN ROSE...


EDEN ROSE - ON THE WAY TO EDEN

EDEN ROSE - ON THE WAY TO EDEN

Repressed on vinyl is a 1969 album of proto-progressive, groovy instrumental psychedelia by the forerunners of French cult band Sandrose. This edition is presented with a thick cardboard sleeve and an obi.

€ 21.95

 

 

More on the LION PRODUCTION label...


MONTEVIDEO BLUES - MONTEVIDEO BLUES

A great CD-reissue of this much sought after 1972 album from the Uruguayan scene. Montevideo Blues was founded by Gaston "Dino" Ciarlo as a way to fuse the rawness of rock music with obscure native Uruguayan styles s.a. malambo, milonga and chamarrita. This music ... read more »

€ 9.95

 

EL KINTO - COMPLETE RECORDINGS

All 22 tracks by these Uruguayan legends, whose line-up includes members of Totem and Limonada, and features the compositional abilities of candombe legend Ruben Rada, and his alter-ego, poet/panhandler and acid casualty Eduardo Mateo. Jewel case edition.

€ 10.95

 

HUNT & TURNER - MAGIC LANDSCAPE

Fabulous grooving folk rock sounds with plenty of atmosphere, first released by the much beloved Village Thing label in 1972. Ian Hunt and John Turner first teamed-up in the late summer of 1970, the inevitable collaboration of two of the West Country's most sought-after ... read more »

€ 9.95

 

OPHIUCUS - OPHIUCUS

Ophiucus may be the name of an obscure constellation, but it's also the name of a French band that recorded an exceptional album in 1972 for the Barclay label. All the members of the band had already enjoyed ample success in music before musician/actor Emmanuel Booz brought ... read more »

€ 9.95

 

THIRD ESTATE/AGONISTES - YEARS BEFORE THE WINE/AGONISTES (2CD)

Third Estate's "Years Before the Wine" is an ambitious and intricate psychedelic concept album from 1976 about the French Revolution which blends warm Southern summer sounds (the band were from Baton Rouge, Louisiana) with baroque song structures. Never fear, the ... read more »

€ 10.95

 

BALLETTO DI BRONZO - SIRIO 2222

BALLETTO DI BRONZO - SIRIO 2222

Raw-edged heavy rock, fronted by Lino Ajello's powerful electric guitars, channeling the dark, jagged energy of Jimmy Page, Adrian Gurvitz, and Jeff Beck. Il Balletto di Bronzo absorbed their influences (Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, The Yardbirds), but moved from there into ... read more »

€ 7.95

 

 


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.