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Shaggs, The - Philosophy Of The World Black Vinyl Edition
Tracklist
A1Philosophy Of The World
A2That Little Sports Car
A3Who Are Parents
A4My Pal Foot Foot
A5My Companion
A6I'm So Happy When You're Near
B1Things I Wonder
B2Sweet Thing
B3It's Halloween
B4Why Do I Feel
B5What Should I Do
B6We Have A Savior

Shaggs, The
Philosophy Of The World Black Vinyl Edition

Light In The Attic | Artikel-Nr: 489724
Vinyl LP | 1969 / US – Reissue | Neuware
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In 1968, three sisters from Fremont, New Hampshire strapped on their instruments and declared themselves The Shaggs. At that moment begun a peculiar tale that would last far beyond the group’s five-year run. Dot, Betty and Helen (and occasionally Rachel, the fourth sister) played in the group on the insistence of their father, Austin Wiggin Jr., who was convinced they were going to be big. Years earlier, Austin’s mother gave him a palm reading, predicting that his daughters would form a popular music outfit. Austin was certain this would follow suit. With pure confidence and his mother’s bold prediction, Austin decided that his daughters would forgo attending the local high school in favor of home schooling interspersed with a strict regiment of instrumental and vocal practice, along with jumping jacks and sit-ups. Soon after The Shaggs would enter Fleetwood Re-cording studios in Revere, Massachusetts to record their sole album, “Philosophy Of The World”, a collection of garage rock tunes that balanced charm and discordance in equal measure. Austin would spend most of his savings not only on the session but also on the manufacturing costs to press up 1,000 copies of the album (900 of which mysteriously vanished upon completion). Throughout the album’s simple truths are revealed through the pen of sister Dot, the songwriter of the band. The rich people want what the poor people got, just as the poor people want what the rich people got. Your parents love you. There is happiness in nearness and sadness in the farness. The album failed to fulfill Austin’s expectations of rock stardom, though the group remained to-gether until their father’s death, performing frequently, no further albums were released. That might have been the end of it, until rock band NRBQ discovered a copy at a Massachusetts radio station and re-released it in 1980. Rolling Stone’s reviewer at the time described it as “the most stunningly awful wonderful record I’ve heard in ages”. Nearly 50 years later, the album ranks among the most polarizing LPs of all time. Some said it was the worst thing ever made. Others felt it was one of the great long players of the 20th century. Frank Zappa famously dubbed the band “better than The Beatles”, while Kurt Cobain placed the album at #5 on his list of Top 50 favorite albums. Original copies of the album fetch for $10,000. Decades later and one could argue that maybe Austin was right all along. We’re all here, still enthralled by the purity of The Shaggs. The whole material got newly remastered and the original artwork got restored and expanded to a gatefold jacket with liner notes by legendary musician, writer and compiler, Lenny Kaye (Patti Smith,Nuggets).
Artikeldetails
Artikel-Nr:489724
Artist:Shaggs, The
Titel:Philosophy Of The World Black Vinyl Edition
Label:Light In The Attic
Katalog-Nr:LITA151LP
Format:Vinyl LP, Vinyl, LP
Pressung:US – Reissue
Release Date:1969
Genre:Rock / Indie
Style:Indierock / Alternative
Erhältlich seit:06.09.2016
Zustand:Neuware
Preis:26,99 €
Gewicht:250g (plus 250g Verpackung)
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