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The Edgar Broughton Band - 1969 - Keep Them Freaks a Rollin'
The Edgar Broughton Band, founded in 1968 in Warwick, England, is an English progressive rock group. The band started their career as a blues group under the name of The Edgar Broughton Blues Band, playing to a dedicated but limited following in the region around their hometown of Warwick. However, when the band began to lean towards the emerging psychedelic movement, dropping the 'Blues' from their name as well as their music, Victor Unitt left. In 1968, the Broughtons moved to Notting Hill Gate, London, seeking a recording contract and a wider audience, and were picked up by Blackhill Enterprises. Blackhill landed them their first record deal, on EMI's progressive rock label Harvest Records, in December 1968. Their first single was "Evil"/"Death of an Electric Citizen", released in June 1969, which was also the first single released by Harvest. This album, was recorded live at Abbey Road.
01 - Smokestack Lightning 02 - What Is A Woman For 03 - Yason Blues 04 - Refugee 05 - Dropout Boogie 06 - American Boy Soldier 07 - Momma's Reward (Keep Them Freaks A Rollin') 08 - Out Demons Out