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Friday Freak Flag Flying ~ “Dark Magic” ~ Moby Grape

Just going to run this Masterpiece into Saturday Psychedelics ~ ~ ~

This song was never recorded in the studio and released on an album by the original group. “Moby Grape Live” was released in 2010 with previously un-released live recordings from 1966, 67′ & 69′.

To me Dark Magic was an epic jam and phenomenal start to San Fran’s hey day of psychedelic proportions and Skip Spence shined on it.


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Friday At The Fillmore ~ Magic Bus ~ The Who

The first North American 1969 Tour (six weeks) actually kicked off at Detroit’s Grande Ballroom in May ending with one of two shows at The Fillmore West on June 19. It was to promote their “Tommy” album.

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Song of the Day ~ Gut Wrenching Gritty ~ Big Brother and the Holding Company ~ Ball and Chain

Cheap Thrills Style.

Released in 1968.

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