Mar 17, 2011

GLASS PRISM - ON JOY AND SORROW (RCA VICTOR 1970) Kor mastering cardboard sleeve

For Glass Prism's second album, 1970's On Joy and Sorrow, the band abandoned the Edgar Allan Poe adaptations of their 1969 debut Poe Through the Glass Prism for straightforward songs blending psychedelic hard rock and soul. This gave the Scranton, Pennsylvania band the chance to showcase bassist Augie Christiano's husky soul-rock singing, balanced by songs on which drummer Rick Richards took lead vocals; B3 rock organ in the spirit of bands like the Spencer Davis Group, Procol Harum, and Vanilla Fudge; and Tom Varano's versatile lead guitar, which was equally accomplished at fuzzy hard rock riffs and deft jazz-influenced picking...


Dutchie said...

thanks for the both glass prism albums cheers from the netherlands ,
regards Dutchie.

Jean said...

Φίλε Γιώργη , σ' ευχαριστώ πολύ που μοιράζεσαι την έξοχη μουσική που διαθέτεις ! Πρόκειται για μια ανεκτίμητη προσφορά και για μας τους παλαιότερους φτωχούς ροκάδες, αλλά και για τους νέους που επιτέλους πρέπει ν' αρχίσουν να ξεστραβώνονται !
Να είσαι καλά !