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Hellbender – 1975 to 1978

LP (Item 828373) HoZac, Mid 70s — Condition: Used
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Mike Rep & The Quotas — Hellbender – 1975 to 1978 ... LP 15.99

Raw underground rock from mid 70s Ohio – which was for whatever reason (or reasons),one hell of a hotbed for caustic rock & roll – and these firebrands are more than worthy of that legacy! Mike Rep & The Quotas carry more of a torch for rugged, primoridial rock and roll than some of the more nihlistic or art damaged trailblazers from mid 70s OH, taking fuzzy, knife-sharp stabs songs like "Gloria", and in-the-red trudge on the Bo Diddley beat on "Bo Diddley Is A Quote", and even a rugged cover of Roxy Music's "Editions Of You", but it's mostly an original, distinctive blast. Lots of previously unreleased tracks on this great Hozac Archival discovery – and other tracks include "Laugh Jackal Laugh", "Cowboy Gone Straight", "Black Hole '78", "Even Higher" and more. (Still in the shrink.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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