Restored Re-Release 2017
One of the best english R&B; Psych Bands, harder & better players like the STONES.
Released album S.F.SORROW in 1968 very great psych concept Rock album which influenced the WHO & KINKS too.
The album "PARACHUTE" was named as best album in 1970 by the famous ROLLING STONE magazine.
Comeback in the end 70s with a punk album to the right time, but like so often with them ..the success was omited
My alltime fave band!!!
Bern Elliott & The Fenmen; Fairies; Tomorrow; Rolling Stones; Edgar Broughton; Jack Green;
Yardbirds; Kate; Blues Hangover (OZ) ; Pink Fairies; Vamp; Bunch Of Fives; Denny Laine; Arthur Brown;
Dick Taylor - producing with:
Hawkwind; MeKons; Skin Alley;
PHIL MAY - lead vocals, harp; DICK TAYLOR - lead guitar, banjo; JOHN POVEY - keyboards, perc., harp, voc.;
WALLY WALLER - bass, voc.; SKIP ALLAN - drums, perc.; FRANK HOLLAND - guitars, voc.
and guest musicians: Mark St. John -- Manager, Producer, drums, perc. and friend of the band
till 1965: Viv Prince - drums; Brian Pendleton - rhythm guitar; John Stax - bass, harmonica;
Twink (=Alder) - drums (1968); Peter Tolson, Victor Unit - guitar, voc.; Stuart Brooks, Jack Green - bass, voc.;
This special album was recorded 1969 in France after SF SORROW was done and DICK TAYLOR left the
band to work as producer. French fan and son of a rich family payed the album production and sang lead
on it, with PHIL doing the backing. All songs written by the PRETTY THINGS this psychdelic LP is now for
the first time official released.
Musicians : Sept.1969 session
Philippe Debarge - lead vocals; Phil May - backing vocals, producer;
Wally Waller - bass, guitar, keyboards, perc., voc.; Jon Povey - keyboards, drums, perc.;
Victor Unitt - lead guitar, voc.; Twink - drums (Side One 2,3,4 + Side Two 6);
Producers: Wally Waller & Phil May ; Liner Notes: Mike Stax ;
Hello, how do you do? (May-Waller)
You might even say (May-Waller)
Send you with Loving (May-Waller)
Youre running you and me (May-Waller)
Eagles Son (May-Taylor-Waller-Povey)
Graves of Grey (May-Waller)
New Day (May-Waller)
Itll never be me ((May-Taylor-Waller-Povey-Alder)
Im checking out (May-Waller)
All gone now (May-Waller)
Monsieur Rock (Ballad of Philippe)