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Glass Family

ELECTRIC BAND Vinyl Record

$35.98
Glass Family ELECTRIC BAND Vinyl Record

Glass Family

ELECTRIC BAND Vinyl Record

$35.98

Product Details

Double vinyl LP pressing. The origins of The Glass Family start in West Los Angeles. Jim Callon formed a band to play surf music and covers at frat parties to make some money. They went by a few different monikers at that point; the Carpet Baggers and the Soul Survivors amongst them. A few years later when the band members were at Cal State LA for grad school, they changed the band name to The Glass Family. They played all over Los Angeles, gigging at notable venues like The Troubadour, The Topanga Corral and The Whiskey A Go-Go, sharing bills with The Doors, Vanilla Fudge, and Love. By 1967, they'd secured a record deal with Warner Bros. Records, who released their record in 1968. Although it never became the hit that they'd hoped for, the more important result was that the Glass Family were a piece of the puzzle of the times: playing gigs with Gram Parsons and The Flying Burrito Bros, Canned Heat, Big Brother and The Holding Company with Janis Joplin, and The Grateful Dead. The first LP is a reissue of the band's original Warner Bros. album. The second LP contains unreleased tracks-how the band intended the songs to sound. Initial recording sessions for the album took place in the summer of 1967 with Richie Podolor (producer for Steppenwolf and Three Dog Night) at the helm. Those recordings were rejected by Warner Bros. So the band went back into the studio late in 1967 and early 1968 with Podolor in hopes of creating something more palatable to the label folks. These later sessions are what eventually comprised the original Glass Family album, Electric Band.

Track List
  1. House of Glass
  2. Born in the USA
  3. Once Again
  4. Sometimes You Wander (Henry's Tune)
  5. The Means
  6. Do You Remember?
  7. I Want to See My Baby
  8. Lady Blue
  9. Passage 17
  10. Mr. Happy Glee
  11. Guess I'll Let You Go
  12. Agorn (Elements of Complex Variables)
  13. Where'd You Get That Smile?
  14. School Book Blues
  15. Funny Feeling
  16. Baby's Gone
  17. Traveling
  18. Two x Two
  19. The Day That The Earth Stood Stoned
  20. Nightwrap for Dee
  21. Highway 1
  22. House of Glass (Alternate Version)


Protection
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.

Packaging
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.
Glass Family ELECTRIC BAND Vinyl Record

Glass Family

ELECTRIC BAND Vinyl Record

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$35.98
Delivery:
Backorder Ships in 2-4 weeks
United States - Arrives in 3-6 business days after shipment
This item is on backorder and is estimated to ship in 2-4 weeks.
Guarantee: Backed by the Merchbar Guarantee.
Easy returns, great customer service and 100% authentic merch. Learn more.

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