Label: ArsNova - none • Series: ArsNova 500 Copies Selections • Format: CD Compilation, Unofficial Release • Country: Russia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Surf
They were known more for guitar precision than wildness, but both the album and the title track show the Ventures at their peak. The double-time freakout section of "Guitar Freakout" pales in comparison to Sonny Sharrock or Jimi Hendrixbut sounds perfect on a Ventures album.
Soul covers were never a strong point -- you'd be hard-pressed to find any Motown bounce in their version of "Standing in the Shadows of Love," for example -- but the lingering fuzz guitar that replaces the piano in "Wack Wack" adds a Ventures signature to the song's original groove. Side two begins with one of the group's best original songs, "Mod East," an aptly named collision of a Merseybeat rhythm and a Persian melody line with a fantastic keyboard-driven bridge. The Ventures were even hot enough to make "Snoopy Vs.
Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Naive Carefree Happy Rollicking Summery. Track Listing. Good Thing. The Ventures. High And Dry. Off In The 93rds. Cookout Freakout On Lookout Mountain. Glen Campbell. Wack Wack. Mod East. I'm A Believer. Neil Diamond. Guitar Freakout. Snoopy Vs.
The Red Baron. Paper Airplane. Theme From "The Wild Angels". Mike Curb. I'm A Believer Neil Diamond.
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