First recordings under the group name "SHADES OF BLOND" in 1966.
In 1967 first 45 under the new group-name "Labourer - You do Things", followed by
two further 45s in 1968 "She says - Citizen Freak " & "Blue Bonnie Blue - Missouri".
The next single became the only bigger Hit in Canada "Twilight Woman" which although
prepared the way to record and release an album (Can + USA).
Style: Psychedelic ; Garage-Punk ;
see: Mama Lion ; Nucleus (Can) ; C.K.Strong ; Hammersmith ; Loverboy ;
Robert Carlson, Danny Lowe - guitars; Terry Bare - drums;
Dennis Abbott - vocals replaced by Doran Beattie (in 1969);
David Petch (66-68), Dennis Mundy (69), Jack Velker - organ;
Michael Woodhouse (1966-68), Dave Downey (68), Alf Cook (69) - bass;
Arranger: Don Hockett
Now that I'm a Man (D.Hockett)
Get away (J.Stallings)
Eye to Eye (D.Abbott)
Lazerander Filchy (D.Hockett)
(Come on little Child &) Talk to me (D.Lowe)
(The) Magician (D.Hockett)
Twilight Woman (D.Abbott)
Close the barn Door (Carlson-Abbott-Lowe-Bare-Cook)
The People (Bare-Velker-Lowe)
Zustandsbeschreibung / grading:
vg++ (some lines; 2 pops)
vg++ (small stuffed corners, beginning rw)
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