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Murphy Blend - First Loss (Reissue) (1971/2011)

15-05-2018, 18:46
Oldies | Rock | FLAC / APE | Mp3

Title: First Loss
Year Of Release: 1971/2011
Label: Esoteric / Reactive
Genre: Krautrock, Prog Rock
Quality: Mp3 320 / Flac (image, .cue, log)
Total Time: 35:48
Total Size: 329 / 461 Mb (scans)

Murphy Blend - First Loss (Reissue) (1971/2011)


1. At First
2. Speed is Coming Back
3. Past Has Gone
4. Präludium/Use Your Feet
5. Firt Loss
6. Funny Guys
7. Happiness

Wolf-Rodiger Uhlig / organ, cembalo, grand piano, vocals
Wolfgang Rumler / guitar, vocals
Andreas Scholz / bass
Achim Schmidt / drums

Murphy Blend were responsible for one of the best albums released on Polydor's legendary Kuckuck label. They were a quintet comprising Wolf-Rodiger Uhlig (organ, cembalo, grand piano, vocals), Wolfgang Rumler (guitar, vocals), Andreas Scholz (bass) and Achim Schmidt (drums). "First Loss" was recorded in Union Studio, Munich, during October - December 1970, produced by Jonas Porst (the manager of Ihre Kinder!) and engineered by Thomas Klemt.

Murphy Blend revealed a fine blend in which Uhlig utilised his keyboards to incorporate classical themes into their heavy progressive music. He had studied classical music for three years in Berlin. The songs were melodic, textured by heavy guitar and organ riffs. The album contained six proper tracks (mostly written by Uhlig) and the shortest German song of all time: the 3/10 of a second long "Happiness"! It's impossible to name highlights as all material is truly great! Sadly, Murphy Blend disbanded soon after recording this album. Andreas Scholz went on the heavy progressive Blackwater Park in 1971. Wolf-Rudiger Uhlig guested on Frumpy's third album, "By The Way" in 1972.

mufty77   User offline   16 May 2018 00:01  

Many thanks for lossless.

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