Posts Tagged ‘1975’

Frank Zappa – Inca Roads

Posted: March 25, 2013 in Music, Rock
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From the 1975 album One Size Fits All the opening track Inca Roads features George Duke lead vocals & keyboards, Ruth Underwood marimba, Chester Thompson drums, Tom Fowler bass, Napoleon Murphy Brock woodwind & backing vocals and Frank Zappa backing vocals & guitar, including an excellent guitar solo.


Grateful Dead – Crazy Fingers

Posted: March 11, 2013 in Music, Rock
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Good track from 1975’s Blues For Allah album, Crazy Fingers is a Garcia/Hunter song, Jerry Garcia vocals and lead guitar and Robert Hunter, not a performing band member, though he was the main lyricist for the Grateful Dead. The full line-up for this album is:-

Jerry Garcia guitar & vocals, Bob Weir guitar & vocals, Phil Lesh bass, Bill Kreutzmann drums, Mickey Hart drums, Keith Godchaux keyboards, and Donna Jean Godchaux vocals.

England – Imperial Hotel

Posted: March 9, 2013 in Music, Rock
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Imperial Hotel by England, recorded in 1975 but not released until 2006 as an extended single CD to promote a short Japanese tour. A shorter version appears on the Live In Japan ‘Kikimimi’ CD from the 2006 Japanese tour. The band were Martin Henderson bass, vocals, Franc Holland guitar, vocals, Robert Webb keyboards, vocals and Jode Leigh drums, vocals, & bass.