Just before their visit to the Bay Area, the band had released their classic debut album, The Psychedelic Sounds of The 13th Floor Elevators, which was something of a clarion call for an impending revolution in rock music. The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators, an Album by The 13th Floor Elevators. Library. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators (Full Album) Search. While the 1960's had it's share of "turned on" poseurs, the 13th FLOOR ELEVATOR's not only walked the walk, they ran the marathon. You’re gonna miss me 00:00 2. Does anyone know if it's official and when it was issued ? This is the 13th Floor Elevators debut album and it was released in 1966. Under par Czech GZ Media pressing - AVOID at all costs. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators (Full Album) Ashly Bland. Regarded as one of the fiest psychedelic rock bands, this group changed music with this peculiar garage record, and it still stands out as one of the best in the genre. The album's sound, featuring elements of psychedelia, garage rock, folk, and blues, is notable for its use of the electric jug, as featured on the band's only hit, Aficionados will be debating that point for decades, but if Roky Erickson and his fellow travelers into inner space weren't there first, they were certainly close to the front of the line, and there are few albums from the early stages of the psych movement that sound as distinctively trippy -- and remain as pleasing -- as the group's groundbreaking debut, The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators. Splash 1 07:36 4. Don’t fall down 14:20 1. I'm a sucker for '60s and '70s psych-rock, so naturally, I'm gonna be attracted to the style of the 13th Floor Elevators. Genres: Psychedelic Rock, Acid Rock, Garage Rock. I haven't heard the sundazed, which was from a copy tape but is supposed to sound pretty good next to original pressing. The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators | 13th Floor Elevators to stream in hi-fi, or to download in True CD Quality on Qobuz.com Also check out my reviews of the other two albums by The 13th Floor Elevators. Watch fullscreen. I'm not a huge psychadelic fan, I listen to the genre a little bit, and I am no expert on psychadelic music. Released 17 October 1966 on International Artists (catalog no. The impact that "The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators" had on both underground and … The only reissue to have. 'The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th FLOOR ELEVATORS' is arguably the first true psychedelic album. Finally got a copy of this and all I have to say is wow. Log in. The Psychedelic Sounds of The 13th Floor Elevators, an Album by The 13th Floor Elevators. One of the earliest LPs to earn the psychedelic label—almost certainly the first to include the word itself in the title—the Elevators' 1966 debut can be seen as a concept album about drug use as a path to higher consciousness. Released in 1966 on International Artists (catalog no. And nobody played electric jug quite like Tommy Hall...actually, nobody played it at all besides him, but his oddball noises gave the band a truly unique sonic texture. 13FE have released a total of four albums (not including live recordings) and this is unfortunately the only album of theres that I own. IA-LP-1; Vinyl LP). Gave up trying to find a original first pressing. Genres: Psychedelic Rock, Acid Rock, Garage Rock. L.P. 1 A - NO.1; Vinyl LP). If you want to argue that psychedelia was as much a frame of mind as a musical style, it's instructive to compare the recording of "You're Gonna Miss Me" by Erickson's earlier band, the Spades, to the version on this album -- the difference is more attitudinal than anything else, but it's enough to make all the difference in the world. Ahh utter nonsense "THIS IS A OLDAYS RECORDS QUALITY CONTROL RECORDING, EMPLOYING ESPECIALLY DESIGNED TAPE RECORDERS. Follow. The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators, an Album by The 13th Floor Elevators. Thru the rhythm 20:41 3. Really Nice pressing sounds clear, Fully mono, Nice bass and good pressing quality. Reverberation 11:31 5. The Sundazed Mono eats this for breakfast. The 13th Floor Elevators - Headstone (1966) Before The 13th Floor Elevators went into the studio to record their now classic 'Psychedelic Sounds...' album, they'd already recorded enough songs for an album for Contact Records, which was to be entitled 'Headstone'. The 13th Floor Elevators – The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Tracklist. This is made to share thoughts and see how you feel about the album being reviewed. With the passing of the 13th Floor Elevators' leader Roky Erickson on May 31, 2019, the psychedelic rock innovator left behind a rock 'n' roll legacy like no other. referencing The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators, Ltd, Gat + LP, Album, Mono, RE, RP + LP, Album, RE, SNAX616LP, IA-LP-1 Avoid at all costs - this is an under par pressing from Czech pressing plant GZ Media. Defining features of the album's sound were Erikson's sneering vocals and Hall's ghostly jug. LP 5218; Vinyl LP). The 13th Floor Elevators - Definitive Versions/Reissues. They were ahead of their time in many different aspects; basically kicking off psychedelic rock as a genre. Seminal punk rock band Television played the Elevator's song "Fire Engine" live in the mid-1970s. Released in 2012 on International Artists (catalog no. 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