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"Unknown Legends of Rock 'n' Roll" book, brand new w/ CD of rare music - $20 (Ransom)

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"Unknown Legends of Rock 'n' Roll" is a 422-page paperback book with in-depth profiles of sixty of the most interesting overlooked cult rock artists of all time, in all cases including first-hand interview material with the artists themselves and/or their close associates. The book also includes a 12-song, 45-minute CD with rare tracks by a dozen of the acts covered in the volume. The text is accompanied by 90 photos and reviews of the most essential recordings by each artist.

the price is $20. Postage is extra if you want it mailed to you.

Some of the musicians featured in chapters of the book include:
The Collins Kids
Ronnie Dawson
Wanda Jackson
Graham Bond
The Creation
John's Children
Duffy Power
The Chocolate Watch Band
The Music Machine
The Mystic Tide
The Remains
The Rising Storm
The Blossom Toes
The Deviants
The Great Society
The Misunderstood
Syd Barrett
Nick Drake
Roky Erickson
Lee Hazlewood
Love
Joe Meek
Skip Spence
Scott Walker
Can
Francoise Hardy
The Outsiders (from Holland)
The Plastic People of the Universe
Savage Rose
Sandy Denny
Davy Graham
The Holy Modal Rounders
The Rutles
Screaming Lord Sutch
Swamp Dogg
The Avengers/Penelope Houston
Crass
The Dils
The Raincoats
Rocket From the Tombs
X-Ray Spex
The Hampton Grease Band
Judy Henske & Jerry Yester
The Monks
The Rising Sons
Tomorrow
The United States of America
Kevin Coyne
Merrell Fankhauser
The Red Krayola/Mayo Thompson
Robert Wyatt

The CD compilation accompanying "Unknown Legends of Rock'n'Roll" features tracks by twelve of the artists covered in the book. Most of the songs are either out of print or available only on hard-to-locate reissues; many were never even released in the United States. It touches upon some of the most intriguing and unclassifiable sounds discussed in this book, from lost psychedelia and garage rock to Moroccan-dub-rap fusion and quirky independent cassette releases. Tracks on the CD include:
1. John's Children, "Smashed Blocked
2. The Music Machine, "Point of No Return."
3. Cleaners From Venus, "Clara Bow."
4. The Rising Storm, "Frozen Laughter."
5. Savage Rose, "A Girl I Knew."
6. The Mystic Tide, "Frustration."
7. Fapardokly, "Super Market."
8. The Outsiders, "Sun's Going Down."
9. Penelope Houston, "Qualities of Mercy
10. Savage Republic, "Ceremonial."
11. The Deviants, "Nothing Man."
12. Aisha Kandisha's Jarring Effects, "Sankara."

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