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Acid rock is a loosely defined type of rock music that evolved out of the mid-1960s garage punk movement and helped launch the psychedelic subculture.
Riley B. King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015), known professionally as B.B. King, was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter, and record producer.
A bassist, or bass player, is a musician who plays a bass instrument such as a double bass, bass guitar, keyboard bass or a low brass instrument such as a tuba or sousaphone.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Blitzkrieg Over Nüremberg is the first live album by American blues-rock band Blue Cheer.
Blue Cheer was an American rock band that initially performed and recorded in the late 1960s and early 1970s and was sporadically active until 2009.
Blue Cheer is the fourth album by Blue Cheer, released in 1969 on Philips Records.
Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock.
Bob & Earl were an American soul music singing duo in the 1960s, best known for writing and recording the original version of "Harlem Shuffle".
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
The Canadian Hot 100 is a music industry record chart in Canada for singles, published weekly by ''Billboard'' magazine.
Chad and Jeremy are an English singing folk rock duo originating in the 1960s, comprising Chad Stuart (born David Stuart Chadwick, 10 December 1941, Windermere, Cumbria) and Jeremy Clyde (born Michael Thomas Jeremy Clyde, 22 March 1941, Dorney, Buckinghamshire).
Cheer is a laundry detergent sold in the United States and Canada.
Chester Leo "Chet" Helms (August 2, 1942 – June 25, 2005), often called the father of San Francisco's 1967 "Summer of Love", was a music promoter and a counterculture figure in San Francisco during its hippie period in the mid- to-late 1960s.
Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.
In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.
Crystal Ballroom, originally built as Cotillion Hall, is a historic building in Portland, Oregon, United States.
Richard Allan Peterson (September 12, 1946 – October 12, 2009); www.inlog.org.
Dining With the Sharks is the ninth studio album by American rock band Blue Cheer.
Dokken is an American metal band formed in 1979.
Doom metal is an extreme style of heavy metal music that typically uses slower tempos, low-tuned guitars and a much "thicker" or "heavier" sound than other metal genres.
A drummer is a percussionist who creates and accompanies music using drums.
Andrew "Duck" MacDonald (born September 17, 1953) is an American heavy metal/hard rock guitarist, who has played in several bands, the most well-known of which being Blue Cheer.
Edward Raymond Cochran (October 3, 1938 – April 17, 1960) was an American musician.
Eric Albronda (born November 18, 1945) was a co-founder of the band Blue Cheer.
Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 1945), is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
Ralph Burns Kellogg (August 2, 1946 – June 19, 2003), also known as Ethan James, was a musician, record producer, and recording engineer best known for his work on the Minutemen's seminal album Double Nickels on the Dime.
Experimental rock (or avant-rock) is a subgenre of rock music which pushes the boundaries of common composition and performance technique or which experiments with the basic elements of the genre.
Galloping Coroners (Hungarian: Vágtázó Halottkémek,, also known as VHK and Rasende Leichenbeschauer) was a Hungarian rock band active from 1975-2001, and briefly reformed in 2009 and 2013.
Garage rock (sometimes called 60s punk or garage punk) is a raw and energetic style of rock and roll that flourished in the mid-1960s, most notably in the United States and Canada, and has experienced various revivals in the last several decades.
Gary Holland (born Gary Hallinan, September 14, 1958 in Syracuse, New York) is an American hard rock and heavy metal drummer and songwriter, who worked in the 1980s with bands originating from California.
Gary Lee Yoder is a musician who was part of several 1960s San Francisco psychedelic rock bands, including Kak, the Oxford Circle, and Blue Cheer.
Geddy Lee Weinrib, (born Gary Lee Weinrib; July 29, 1953), known professionally as Geddy Lee, is a Canadian musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist, bassist, and keyboardist for the Canadian rock group Rush.
Golden Gate Park, located in San Francisco, California, United States, is a large urban park consisting of of public grounds.
The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California.
Great White is an American hard rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 1977.
Grunge (sometimes referred to as the Seattle sound) is a subgenre of alternative rock and a subculture that emerged during the in the Pacific Northwest U.S. state of Washington, particularly in Seattle and nearby towns.
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
Guitar God is the first album recorded by Randy Holden, after a hiatus from music for two decades.
Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music that began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.
The harmonica, also known as a French harp or mouth organ, is a free reed wind instrument used worldwide in many musical genres, notably in blues, American folk music, classical music, jazz, country, and rock and roll.
Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.
The Hells Angels Motorcycle Club (HAMC) is a worldwide one-percenter motorcycle club whose members typically ride Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Highlights and Lowlives is the eighth studio album by American rock band Blue Cheer, released in 1990 and produced by Jack Endino.
Internal Void is a doom metal band from Frederick, Maryland.
Iron Butterfly is an American rock band best known for the 1968 hit "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida", providing a dramatic sound that led the way towards the development of hard rock and heavy metal music.
Jack Endino (born 1964) is an American producer and musician based in Seattle, United States.
James Henry Cotton (July 1, 1935 – March 16, 2017) was an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, who performed and recorded with many of the great blues artists of his time and with his own band.
James William Guercio (born July 18, 1945) is an American music producer, musician and songwriter.
Janis Lyn Joplin (January 19, 1943 – October 4, 1970) nicknamed The Pearl, was an American rock, soul and blues singer and songwriter, and one of the most successful and widely-known female rock stars of her era.
Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist.
James Douglas Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead vocalist of the Doors.
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
Joe Hasselvander (born December 30, 1956) is an American musician who has been playing professionally since nine years old in 1966.
John Kay (born Joachim Fritz Krauledat, 12 April 1944) is a German-Canadian rock singer, songwriter, and guitarist known as the frontman of Steppenwolf.
Autry DeWalt Mixon Jr. (June 14, 1931 – November 23, 1995), known by the stage name Junior Walker, styled as Jr.
"Just a Little Bit" is a song by rock band Blue Cheer featured on the album Outsideinside.
Leigh Stephens is an American guitarist and songwriter best known for being former lead guitarist of the San Francisco psychedelic rock group Blue Cheer.
This is a list of bands from the San Francisco Bay Area, music groups founded in the San Francisco Bay Area, or who have been closely associated with the region.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), also known as acid, is a psychedelic drug known for its psychological effects, which may include altered awareness of one's surroundings, perceptions, and feelings as well as sensations and images that seem real though they are not.
McMenamins is a family-owned chain of brewpubs, breweries, music venues, historic hotels, and theater pubs in the Pacific Northwest.
Megaforce Records is an American independent record label founded in 1982 by Jon Zazula and Marsha Zazula to publish the first works of Metallica.
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey is a 2005 documentary film directed by Sam Dunn with Scot McFadyen and Jessica Wise.
The Monterey International Pop Music Festival was a three-day concert event held June 16 to June 18, 1967 at the Monterey County Fairgrounds in Monterey, California.
Mose John Allison Jr. (November 11, 1927 – November 15, 2016) was an American jazz and blues pianist, singer, and songwriter.
Mountain is an American hard rock band that formed on Long Island, New York in 1969.
Mucky Pup is an American hardcore and crossover thrash band formed in Bergenfield, New Jersey in 1986, when Milnes brothers John (drums) and Chris (vocals) joined up with Dan Nastasi (guitar) and former Hades member, Scott LePage (bass).
New! Improved! is the third album by Blue Cheer, first released in March 1969 on Philips Records.
(September 28, 1951 – October 30, 2009), Norton Buffalo, was an American singer-songwriter, country and blues harmonica player, record producer, bandleader and recording artist who was a versatile exponent of the harmonica, including chromatic and diatonic.
Occult rock (also known as doom rock or witch rock) is a genre of rock music that originated in the late 1960s to early 1970s, pioneered by bands such as Coven and Black Widow.
Oh! Pleasant Hope is the sixth, and last, album by Blue Cheer until 1983's The Beast Is Back.
The Outlaws are an American southern rock/country rock band best known for their 1975 hit "There Goes Another Love Song" and extended guitar jam "Green Grass and High Tides" from their 1975 debut album, plus their 1980 cover of the Stan Jones classic "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky".
Outsideinside is Blue Cheer's second LP, released by Philips Records in August 1968.
Augustus Owsley Stanley III (January 19, 1935 – March 12, 2011) was an American audio engineer and clandestine chemist.
"Parchman Farm" or "Parchman Farm Blues" is a blues song first recorded by American Delta blues musician Bukka White in 1940.
Paul Lorin Kantner (March 17, 1941 – January 28, 2016) was an American rock musician.
Paul Revere & the Raiders is an American rock band that saw considerable U.S. mainstream success in the second half of the 1960s and early 1970s.
Paul Whaley (born January 14, 1946) is an American drummer best known as the drummer for rock band Blue Cheer.
Pentagram is an American heavy metal band from Alexandria, Virginia, most famous as one of the pioneers of heavy metal, and the subgenre of doom metal in particular.
Philip "Phil" Ramone (January 5, 1934March 30, 2013) was a South African-born American recording engineer, record producer, violinist and composer, who in 1958 co-founded A & R Recording, Inc., a recording studio with business partner Jack Arnold at 112 West 48th Street, New York, upstairs from the famous musicians' watering hole, Jim & Andy's, and several doors east of Manny's Music.
A power trio is a rock and roll band format having a lineup of electric guitar, bass guitar and drum kit (drums and cymbals), leaving out the second rhythm guitar or keyboard instrument (e.g., Hammond organ) that are used in other rock music bands that are quartets and quintets.
Charles Lempriere "Prairie" Prince (born May 7, 1950 in Charlotte, North Carolina, US) is an American rock drummer and an accomplished painter, muralist, and graphic artist.
Procol Harum is an English rock band formed in 1967.
Prostate cancer is the development of cancer in the prostate, a gland in the male reproductive system.
Psychedelic rock is a diverse style of rock music inspired, influenced, or representative of psychedelic culture, which is centred around perception-altering hallucinogenic drugs.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Randy Holden (born July 2, 1945) is an American guitarist best known for his involvement with the West Coast blues-rock group Blue Cheer on their third album, New! Improved! (1969).
Raven are an English heavy metal band associated with the new wave of British heavy metal movement.
Ray Peterson (April 23, 1939 – January 25, 2005) was an American pop singer who was best remembered for singing "Tell Laura I Love Her" and "Corrina, Corrina".
"Rock Me Baby" is a blues standard that has become one of the most recorded blues songs of all time.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
RPM (and later) was a Canadian music industry publication that featured song and album charts for Canada.
Ruben De Fuentes (also known as Ruben Raven, born March 15, 1953) is an American musician best known as a replacement guitarist for Steppenwolf from 1979–1980 and Blue Cheer.
Rush was a Canadian rock band comprising Geddy Lee (bass, vocals, keyboards), Alex Lifeson (guitars) and Neil Peart (drums, percussion, lyrics).
Sammy Hagar (born October 13, 1947),Monterey County, Records Department at the Mingo County Courthouse, Birth certificate also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician, and entrepreneur.
Sammy Hagar is Sammy Hagar's second solo album, released in 1977.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Sopwith Camel was an American rock band associated with the San Francisco psychedelic rock scene of the mid 1960s.
Steppenwolf is a Canadian-American rock band, prominent from 1968 to 1972.
The Steve Miller Band is an American rock band formed in 1966 in San Francisco, California.
Stoner rock or stoner metal is a rock music fusion genre that combines elements of heavy metal and/or doom metal with psychedelic rock and acid rock.
"Summertime Blues" is a song co-written and recorded by American rockabilly artist Eddie Cochran.
Ten Years After are a British blues rock band, most popular in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
The Animals are an English rhythm and blues and rock band, formed in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1960s.
The Beach Boys are an American rock band formed in Hawthorne, California, in 1961.
The Beast Is Back is the seventh album by a newly reformed Blue Cheer, 13 years after their previous album, Oh! Pleasant Hope (1971).
The Coasters are an American rhythm and blues/rock and roll vocal group who had a string of hits in the late 1950s.
The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and John Densmore on drums.
The Groundhogs are a British rock band founded in late 1963, that toured extensively in the 1960s, achieved prominence in the early 1970s and continued sporadically into the 21st century.
The Kinks are an English rock band formed in Muswell Hill, North London, in 1964 by brothers Ray and Dave Davies.
The Larks were an African American vocal group, active in the early 1950s.
The Olympics are an American doo-wop group, formed in 1957 by lead singer Walter Ward (August 28, 1940 – December 11, 2006).
The Original Human Being is Blue Cheer's fifth album.
For the Canadian 2000s tour band, see: Leslie Carter. The Other Half was an American psychedelic garage rock band, based in San Francisco, and active in the mid-to-late 1960s.
Thumlock were a stoner rock band from Wollongong.
Thunder are an English hard rock band from London.
Anthony Charles McPhee (born 23 March 1944) is an English blues guitarist, and founder of The Groundhogs.
Tygers of Pan Tang are a heavy metal band, part of the new wave of British heavy metal movement.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Vincebus Eruptum (pseudo-Latin) is the debut album of American rock band Blue Cheer.
Virginia (officially the Commonwealth of Virginia) is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States located between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains.
What Doesn't Kill You... is the tenth studio album recorded by American rock band Blue Cheer.