Two songs from the only recording ever done by Grapes Of Wrath. A well sought after EP, and the soundtrack to Lars Lamberts movie Deserter U.S.A, with the future famous musicians Janne Schaffer on guitar and Ola Brunkert on drums. “Pi” was written by Schaffer and “Tell Me The Reason” by the saxophonist Christer Eklund and Schaffer together.
Archive for August, 2013
Tags: Deserter U.S.A., Grapes Of Wrath
Tags: Beat Incorporated, Chris Corday, Kingside
Tags: The Cherry Stones
One of best recordings from the swedish beat era was actually done in West Germany in 1966. Cherry Stones from Stockholm had been touring in Germany for a while and the group was joined by the brittish musicians Bob Weston, Andy Mowbray and John Sze. The later one playing the astonishing powerful rhythm. “The Thing’s She Says”, originally by The In Crowd, came as the B-side to the more melancholic “What’s The Matter Baby”. Click the article to the left to read (in Swedish) about how the band created a more rapid sound. Enjoy this freakbeat masterpiece!