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Saturday, January 26, 2013

Euphoria - Lost In Trance (1973 us, hard 'n' rough psych jam rock)

This very rare 1973 private press hard rock record in that Primevil, Magi, Wedge vein but even more primitive and down and dirty with filthy acid guitar like you love.

Euphoria formed Wiscons round 1973, showed amazing songwriting talent plus musical ability Classic midwest American heavy psych with somewhat biker vibe Raging agressive Fuzz-guitar leads  with great echoey-reverb effects ,true sledgehammer bass ,crunching drums ,very melodic tunefull vocals. A Must for all 70 s heavy psych enthusiasts. 

This is a heavy rock album with lots of fine guitar work, particularly on the title track, Lost In Trance, the most psychedelic cut, and Enchanted. All the songs on the album were written by lead guitarist D. Walloch.

1. Brotherhood - 5:00
2. Just for a Moment - 6:35
3. Lost in Trance - 6:32
4. Oriental News - 5:15
5. Enchanted - 4:51
6. Middle Asian Lament - 6:09

*Dennis Walloch - Guitar, Vocals, Lyrics
*Bryan Walloch - Drums, Percussion
*Laurie Walloch - Keyboard, Vocals, Bass
*Cara Olsen - Guitar, Bass
*Mike Walloch - Previous Drummer

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Alexandr said...

Thanks Marios!

Dennis Walloch - Guitar, Vocals, Lyrics
Bryan Walloch - Drums, Percussion
Laurie Walloch - Keyboard, Vocals, Bass
Cara Olsen - Guitar, Bass
Mike Walloch - Previous Drummer

Alexandr said...

Back side of printed 1969 years release.

Marios said...

Thank you Alexander for filling the band members gap, as for the year 1969, I presume by mistake is written on the CD's cover.

Laurent said...

Here the original LP of Euphoria:

Note that this is the same generic cover art than Skydog "Just Want To Make You Happy", another rare US private album, here:

Alexandr said...

Laurent! Thanks for the info

adamus67 said...

Another band called Euphoria, this time from Milwaukee, Wisconsin a very rare 1973 private press Rainbow Records (w/ Dennis Kitchen graphic) has the original - rainbow cover.

This is a heavy rock album is a highly collectable slice of psychedelic hard rock featuring some killer lead guitar. For this album, characterized by subtle guitar parts, especially on the title track Lost In Trance, the most psychedelic-cut, and Enchanted. you can appreciate guitars with heavy riffs, keyboards acids, tempo changes, passages proto-metal and an atmosphere heavy psychedelic manages to produce a good effect on the sound "overall" album, therefore, this is a promising Hard Rock album that presents a painstaking performance-though somewhat loose and partially-average instrumental performance that makes the sound has a certain drive and achieve reward those cliffs in some melodic bases .
Re-issue 2005 Mason Records 'Lost in Trance' is an album that deserves some respect and attention ... mandatory for all 70 heavy-crazy enthusiasts.

Thx Marios & Laurent!

sorogan said...

Thank you Marios and Laurent !

antavent said...

Exellent heavy rock full of great guitars (not to be mixed with the other US psychedelic band Euphoria with the selftitled 1969 lp).I have it on vinyl.Thanx Marios and Laurent for this upgrade.

DanP said...

The description make it sound tasty, the fact of a Dennis Kitchen graphic used on a private pressing is enough to intrigue me...

DanP said...

Cool, looks like a couple of female instrumentalists, not so common for this time, neat...

kobilica said...

Thanks "MARIOS" for this superb album...

Okaytrythis said...

Excellent post!
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dekor said...

Muchas gracias, son difíciles de encontrar estas joyas.

Richie said...

Could you possibly re-upload this gem? Thanks

Marios said...

Richie, "Euphoria - Lost In Trance" reUp