Remastered Release 2017 - NEW !!! 2CD Digipak (foc) - Remaster by: Bill Inglot;
US band The CROSSFIRES which was active from 1963 to 1965, got forced to change name to The TURTLES,
when signed to WHITE WHALE Records by autumn 1965.
WHITE WHALE was distributed in the UK by LONDON and in Germany on POLYDOR.
With the 1st single release, a cover by Bob Dylan : IT AINT ME BABY they went straight into the US top 10.
With HAPPY TOGETHER they started to get international successful in the beginning of 1967.
After 6 LPs, TURTLE SOUP produced by RAY DAVIES of the KINKS fame, they split by end of 1969.
KAYLAN & VOLMAN joined ZAPPAs MOTHERs for 4 LPs, recording a first album as Duo in 1972 named
The PHLORESCENT LEECH & EDDIE but changed name to FLO & EDDIE in 1973.
They also did recordings in the UK with T.REX on Electric Warrior.
Style: Folk-Beat ; Popsike
Crossfires ; Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention ; T.Rex ; Ray Davies - Kinks ; Sentinels ; The Hook ;
Leaves ; Spanky & Our Gang ; Love ; Aynsley Dunbar ; Jefferson Starship ; Jim Pons ; Flo & Eddie ;
Howard Kaylan (= H.Kaplan) - vocals, sax; Mark Volman - vocals, sax;
Al Nichol - guitar, piano; Jim Tucker (-6-67) - guitar;
Chuck Portz (65), Chip Douglas (66), Jim Pons (67-69) - bass;
Don Murray, John Barbata (66-68), John Seiter (69) - drums;
Producer: Bones Howe ;
Disc One - recorded 1966-67
WOODEN HEAD (1970) :
I cant stop
Shell come back
Wrong from the Start
I get ou of Breath
Well meet again
On a Summers Day
Tie me down
BONUS - TRACKS:
You Baby (1967 - Stereo Mix)
So goes Love
Makin my Mind up (1966 - Stereo Version)
Is it any Wonder ?
Let me be (P.F.Sloan) (1967 - Stereo Mix)
Grim Reaper of Love
It aint me Babe (1967 - Stereo Mix)
Can I get to know you better
You know what I mean
Cat in the Window
Well meet again (Alternate Take)
The Turtles Golden Hits Radio Spot