|A remastered and expanded 2 CD edition of Greenslade’s 1974 release Spyglass Guest.
Format: CD / Cat No: PECLEC22647 / Released: 26/10/2018
Track Listing: CD 1 - SPYGLASS GUEST (RE-MASTERED): 1. SPIRIT OF THE DANCE / 2. LITTLE RED FRY UP / 3. RAINBOW / 4. SIAM SEASAW / 5. JOIE DE VIVRE / 6. RED LIGHT / 7. MELANCHOLIC RACE / 8. THEME FOR AN IMAGINARY WESTERN
CD 2: BBC RECORDINGS JANUARY – NOVEMBER 1974 (PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED): 1. JOIE DE VIVRE / 2. BEDSIDE MANNERS ARE EXTRA / 3. SUNDANCE / 4. RED LIGHT / 5. SPIRIT OF THE DANCE / BBC RADIO ONE “IN CONCERT” RECORDED AT THE BBC PARIS THEATRE, LONDON 7th NOVEMBER 1974: 6. MELANGE / 7. MELANCHOLIC RACE / 8. RED LIGHT / BBC RADIO ONE “SOUNDS OF THE SEVENTIES” SESSION
More information: The band’s most successful album, it featured the band’s unique interpretation of the classic Jack Bruce / Pete Brown composition Theme for an Imaginary Western and was notable for the appearance of guitarist Clem Clempson (Colosseum) on two tracks.
Considered by many to be a band at their finest on stage, this expanded edition includes a bonus CD of previously unreleased recordings made for BBC Radio One’s In Concert programme and Sounds of the Seventies in November 1974.
The illustrated booklet contains rare cuttings and includes an essay by Malcolm Dome plus exclusive interviews with Dave Greenslade and Dave Lawson.