Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Flower Travellin' Band - 1973 - Make Up

Flower Travellin' Band
1973
Make Up




101. All The Days
102. Make Up
103. Look At My Window
104. Slowly But Surely
105. Shadows Of Lost Days
106. Broken Strings

201. Hiroshima
202. Blue Suede Shoes
203. Satori Pt 2
204. After The Concert

- Jun Kozuki / bass, acosutic guitar
- George Wada / drums
- Hideki Ishima / guitars
- Nobuyuki Shinohara / keyboards
- Joe Yamanaka / vocals

guest:
- Yuya Uchida (9)

When released in 1973, Makeup, with its incredible faux-leather imitation attache case outer bag, looked every bit the last word in over-the-top packaging and now originals, complete and in good condition, fetch hundreds of dollars in the collectors market. However, despit the lavish packaging, Makeup did little to enhance the groups already considerable reputation and the various band members went their separate ways immediately after the album’s release. Although the album has been described as “inconsistent” there are some definate stand-out tracks and generally Makeup reflects the varied influences that the band drew on throughout their sadly short career

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