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Thursday, July 19, 2012

Various Artists - Mind Expanders Vol.2.(60's-70's universal, instrumental, kinetic bombastic multi freaked up outer spacial groove)



Vol 2 of the Mindexpanders series brings you more of the rarest, most funky, weird and downright excellent tracks in existence. It’s an intriguing CD, and undoubtedly one that will encourage collectors & creators alike to explore the lost world of strange recordings. 

Another great set of rare tunes from the ‘70s - a mother lode of cuts with lots of strings, fuzzed out guitars, sexy eastern-esque tabla-clarinet duets, sitar, Hammond organs and even steel drums. Cover tune award on this one goes to The Soulful Strings for their sitared and feathered version of the Beatles Within You Without You. This album is a must for fans of Vampyros Lesbos and sundry other erotic soundtracks, as well as just general musical weirdness!


Artists - Tracks
1.The Stradivarius - Walkin’ In the Bach’s World - 2:09
2.The Flying Guitars - Electronics - 2:51
3.Acker Bilk Acka Raga - 2:26
4.Emery Deutsch & the Astro Sounds - You Tried To Warn Me - 2:18
5.The Scottmen - Sitar Sitter - 3:45
6.The Dynatones - The Fife Piper - 2:45
7.Bauer Productions - High Life - 4:26
8.Shell Street Orchestra - Groovy Beat - 4:07
9.International Bongo Band - Congo - 2:50
10.Didier Vincent - Jerk Avec Nous - 2:59
11.The Renegades - Mad Dog - 2:22
12.Robert Gretch - Galaxie Guitar - 2:30
13.Jamie Perez - Tema Arabe - 2:52
14.Unknown - Persian Go-Go Theme - 2:52
15.Timezone – Spacewalker - 3:14
16.The Soulful Strings - Within You Without You - 2:26
17.Thomas Natschinski Und Seine Gruppe - Kosmos 354 - 2:19

More Past and Present compilations
1967-74  Psych Bites Vol.1
1968-74  Psych Bites Vol.2
1969-73  Up All Night

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10 comments:

wcpaeb said...

This one looks really interesting, exotica psych instros with some tracks with sitars.
A nice change of pace from the typical garage/psych comp.
thanks Marios

Anonymous said...

do you have any of the piccadilly sunshine comps?

ARGS said...

Χίλια ευχαριστώ Μάριε για αυτή την καταπληκτική συλλογή!!!!

Woody said...

Thank you very much. Nice post.

mukahnlor said...

loving this comps, very appreciated !!!.

mclehast said...

Thanks!Marios, songs #8 and #16 need to change in cue file.

Anonymous said...

E splendida questa raccolta di brani peccato che su internet non si riesce a trovare notizie per poter conoscere gli artisti di ogni brano vi prego pubblicate gli altri volumi ;-)

Ioual said...

Excelente blog, demasiada música inspiradora; ¡gracias!

kosmikino said...

Many thanks for sharing Mind Expanders Vol 2 in such good quality. I just ordered Volume 1 and then discovered there were five volumes in total so I wanted to hear what this was like and it's just as good as the first one, definitely going to order them all!

Marios said...

......expanded minded.......