Skip to content

Category: Classical Rock/Progressive

Home ⁄ Archive by Category "Classical Rock/Progressive"


The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Download The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

By using our website and our services, you agree to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie Policy. When guitarist Mike Bloomfield left the Paul Butterfield Blues Band inhe wanted to form Various Short Circuit Live At The Electric Circus band that combined blues, rock, soul, psychedelia, and jazz into something new.

The ambitious concept didn't come off, despite some interesting moments; maybe it was too ambitious to hold all that weight. Bloomfield knew for sure that he wanted a horn section in the band, which he began forming with a couple of friends, keyboardist Barry Goldberg and singer Nick Gravenites.

Although the three were all veterans of the Chicago music scene, the group based itself in the San Francisco area. BloomfieldGoldbergand Gravenites were in turn bolstered by a rhythm section of bassist Harvey Brooks who Dark Angel Darkness Descends played on some of Bob Dylan 's mid-'60s records and drummer Buddy Miles ; on top of them came Fabio Frizzi The Beyond Original Motion Picture Soundtrack horn section.

Oddly, before even playing any live concerts, Electric Flag recorded the soundtrack for the psychedelic exploitation movie The Trip, which afforded them the opportunity to experiment with some of their ideas without much pressure.

Format: Vinyl Verified Purchase. I don't have the CD version of The Trip soundtrack but by looking at the listing of the tracks, there seems to be 6 tracks The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.

The vinyl LP reissue of the album has all 18 cuts of the original and it came with a digital download card. Also, as of this writing, Amazon Prime members can listen to the complete album on streaming audio. The band, The Electric Flag, plays well on the album and although some of the tracks are too short for a guitar workout, Mike Bloomfield 's playing is great on some of the longer ones, such as; Gettin' Hard and Fine Jung Thing.

Some people may think some of the cuts sound dated but fans of psychedelic music and the late Mike Bloomfield would like this in their collection. This time Curb has released all 18 tracks from the original soundtrack. Several years ago they released an abridged The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack with only 12 tracks. The review referring to that was probably written for that original release and Amazon switched the review to the new release.

I wish they wouldn't do that, because it confuses differences between the releases. Although this is the first Electric Flag album, it's also the soundtrack to an AIP movie by Roger Corman, and as such isn't much like other Electric Flag or Mike Bloomfield albums; those who buy this expecting Bloomfield's bluesy soloing like another reviewer are probably going to be disappointed.

Although Bloomfield is credited with writing the material, he's relegated to The Pioneers Battle Of The Giants background on most tracks; only on two tracks "Fine Jung Thing" and "Gettin' Hard" do the band and Bloomfield really break through and sound like their later selves.

I think the other material- almost all of which is instrumental- is appropriate to the movie I've seen it and should be approached that way. The sound quality leaves something to be desired.

This was clearly not made from first generation tapes, so we don't get the clear, full-dimensional sound we've come to expect. Maybe Curb will eventually do a sonic upgrade.

If they do, Amazon will probably switch this review to that release. I hadn't heard this album in years, but I like Michael Bloomfield The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack have been picking up a few of his releases. This album is the first rock music to use a Moog synthesizer played by Paul Beaver on about half of the tracks.

The other half is Bloomfields's group the Electric Flag. The music is background sounds for the overlooked Roger Corman film The Trip.

I was very disappointed to find that I had received Fela And His Africa 70 Fela Fela Fela mono copy of the album. There was nothing to indicate that it wasn't stereo. The fidelity on the disc is also mediocre. Hopefully I will someday find a better reissue. These are outstanding songs in my estimation however biased by the sirens of nostalgiaand this CD is a welcome "replacement" for my extremely weathered original vinyl LP, which I'll surely never throw away a gift from my late The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, a Communications Professor, in but have trouble enjoying fully these days from the vantage point of an audiophile.

Now I've got the CD! And the sound quality is quite decent! My only question is, "What the heck happened to the rest of the original soundtrack? Maybe the other tracks didn't survive the test of time or acid? There's magic here, and you've conjured the spirit of My Dad better than any other medium might. Thank you from the bottom of my purple, pleased heart. I recognized going in that this was a soundtrack to a "B" Neville Irons The Dynamics Soul Glide My Friends. It may well have served its purpose in when it was recorded but history judges it less than kindly.

Tuesday 10 September Wednesday 11 September Thursday 12 September Friday 13 September Saturday 14 September Sunday 15 September Monday 16 September Tuesday 17 September Wednesday 18 September Thursday 19 September Friday 20 September Saturday 21 September Sunday 22 September Monday 23 September Tuesday 24 September Wednesday 25 September Thursday 26 September Friday 27 September Saturday 28 September Sunday 29 September Monday 30 September Tuesday 1 October Wednesday Moby Grape Moby Grape 69 October Thursday The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack October Friday 4 October Saturday 5 October Sunday 6 October Monday 7 October Tuesday 8 October Wednesday 9 October Thursday 10 October Friday 11 October Saturday 12 October Sunday 13 October Monday 14 October Tuesday 15 October Wednesday 16 October Thursday 17 October Friday 18 October Saturday 19 October Sunday 20 October Billy Green And The Love Machine Satin Soul Monday 21 October Tuesday 22 October Wednesday 23 October Thursday 24 October Friday 25 October Saturday 26 October Sunday 27 October Monday 28 October Tuesday 29 October Wednesday 30 October Thursday 31 October Friday 1 November Saturday 2 November Sunday 3 November Monday 4 November Tuesday 5 November Wednesday 6 November Thursday 7 November Friday 8 November Saturday 9 November Sunday 10 November Monday 11 November Tuesday 12 November Wednesday 13 November Thursday 14 November Friday 15 November Saturday 16 November Sunday 17 November Monday 18 November Tuesday 19 November


The Velvet Underground And Nico All Tomorrows Parties, Immolation Dawn Of Possession, The Latins Alba And Orchestre Aris Habibi Twist Albas Shake, Faith No More Album Of The Year, Toney Murry Ranking Devon Beautiful Lady Pass The Chalice In A Circle, Al Onzo Tango Japan, Ewan Jansen Lost Embers EP, Zombie Zombie Loubia Hamra, Alison Hemming Naphtali Black Or You White Hole Up Your Hand, Sonny Fortune Long Before Our Mothers Cried, Vivian Sugar Love Jones Jamaica Love xxx, Harley Gaber The Winds Rise In The North, Errol Parker My Own Bag N1, Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds Dream On

6 thoughts on “ The Electric Flag The Trip Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

  1. The Electric Flag ‎– The Trip: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Label: Sidewalk (2) ‎– ST, Sidewalk (2) ‎– ST /5(44).
  2. Aug 15,  · Listen to The Trip (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by The Electric Flag and 50 million songs with Amazon Music Unlimited. $/month after. /5(20).
  3. The Electric Flag: The Trip: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack ‎ (LP, Album) Sidewalk (2), Sidewalk (2) ST, ST US: Sell This Version/5(19).
  4. Mar 01,  · 18 videos Play all The Trip (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Electric Flag View from the Bottom - Electric Flag - Duration: Harvey Brooks 85, views.
  5. The Electric Flag was an American blues rock soul group, led by guitarist Mike Bloomfield, keyboardist Barry Goldberg and drummer Buddy Miles, and featuring.
  6. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for The Trip [Original Soundtrack] - Electric Flag on AllMusic - - One of the greatest exploitation movies of all 6/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *