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All artwork in jpgs at 300 d.p.i. Rotated and cropped losslessly using jpegcrop. (Includes 8 page booklet.)
Notes.txt (which is simply these notes included in the torrent)
Bio Excerpt from All Music:
Right on the tails of the Beau Brummels and the Byrds, the Lovin\\\' Spoonful were among the first American groups to challenge the domination of the British Invasion bands in the mid-\\\'60s. Between mid-1965 and the end of 1967, the group was astonishingly successful, issuing one classic hit single after another, including \\\"Do You Believe in Magic?,\\\" \\\"You Didn\\\'t Have to Be So Nice,\\\" \\\"Daydream,\\\" \\\"Summer in the City,\\\" \\\"Rain on the Roof,\\\" \\\"Nashville Cats,\\\" and \\\"Six O\\\'Clock.\\\"
Like most of the folk-rockers, the Lovin\\\' Spoonful were more pop and rock than folk, which didn\\\'t detract from their music at all. Much more than the Byrds, and even more than the Mamas & the Papas, the Spoonful exhibited a brand of unabashedly melodic, cheery, and good-time music, though their best single, \\\"Summer in the City,\\\" was uncharacteristically riff-driven and hard-driving. More influenced by blues and jug bands than other folk-rock acts, their albums were spotty and their covers at times downright weak. As glorious as their singles were, they lacked the depth and innovation of the Byrds, their chief competitors for the crown of best folk-rock band, and their legacy hasn\\\'t been canonized with nearly as much reverence as their West Coast counterparts.
Leader and principal songwriter John Sebastian was a young veteran of the Greenwich Village folk scene when he formed the band in 1965 with Zal Yanovsky, who\\\'d already played primitive folk-rock of a sort with future members of the Mamas & the Papas in the Mugwumps. ...
To read the entire bio: [url]http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:3ifpxqe5ldfe~T1[/url]
01. Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind
02. Blues In The Bottle
03. Younger Girl
04. Sporting Life
05. Jug Band Music
06. Let The Boy Rock And Roll
07. You Baby
08. Wild About My Lovin\\\'
09. It\\\'s Not Time Now
10. Didn\\\'t Want To Have To Do It
11. Day Blues
12. There She Is
13. Other Side Of This Life
14. Fishin\\\' Blues
15. Lovin\\\' You
17. Butchie\\\'s Tune
18. Voodoo in My Basement
19. Coconut Grove
20. Do You Believe In Magic?
A little album info at: [url]http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:fpfyxqehldse[/url]
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