Heavy Rain



Cat Nº: GUESS223



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Heavy psychedelic rock / proto-metal beast unleashed!!

Formed in Blackpool in the late 60s, Heavy Rain was a “heavy progressive blues” band who shared stage with big names like Hawkwind, Pink Fairies or Caravan. In 1973, now reduced to a power-trio (Geoff Carter on lead guitar/vocals, Oggy Hargreaves on bass and Bernie Worsley on drums), they went to London and registered an album which was never released at the time but a few metal acetates were made. Only one copy is actually known of this monster rarity. Music is 100% underground psychedelic hard-rock with heavy distorted fuzz-wah guitars and delay/echo effects. Seven original songs plus a spaced out Pink Floyd cover.

*Remastered sound
*Insert with liner notes and photos
*Download card includes three unreleased studio tracks from 1972

RIYL: Iron Claw, Wicked Lady, UFO, Pink Fairies, Hawkwind, Pentagram, Sabbath…

Side 1: 1. Emily – 2. Thrutch in “B” – 3. Lady Matilda – 4. Lost Woman
Side 2: 1. Chord Song – 2. I Need You – 3. Rising of The Tide – Set The Controls For The Heart of The Sun
Digital Bonus tracks: 1. Vulcan 1 – 2. Diary of a Superstar – 3. Short ‘n Curly