Marshall Blonstein’s Audio Fidelity will be releasing
The Guess Who’s “The Best Of Guess Who”
album on Limited Edition 4.0 Quad Hybrid SACD in April 2015. They didn’t have
street cred; they didn’t look like stars; and they weren’t considered “cool” by
the ultra hip and snooty underground FM rock crowd. But over the course of their
career, The Guess Who created some of the most transcendent and electrifying pop
music of the Seventies. The Guess Who stubbornly flew in the face of fashion,
trends, and the flourishing progressive rock movement, and built an enduring
body of work that illuminates their status as immensely gifted pop rock
Though influenced by the British Invasion,
The Guess Who were purely Canadian rockers. The band scored a string of Top Ten
hits in the late ‘60s and early ’70s, including the psychedelic-romantic smash
“These Eyes” and the riff-rocking anthem “American Woman.” The band was a huge
success in the States and even performed at President Nixon’s inaugural ball
(with the acerbic “American Woman” conspicuously omitted from the set list).
Burton Cummings’ throaty baritone vocals and guitarist Randy Bachman’s
theatrical riffs gave the band their versatile sound – and their rocking
classics sound as vital today as they did when they were first released.
As a special bonus that audiophiles and fans alike are sure to enjoy,
Audio Fidelity has included in each package a miniature version of the
coveted psychedelic poster that was
contained in the original 1971 vinyl album release!
1. These Eyes
4. No Time
5. American Woman
6. No Sugar Tonight/New Mother
7. Hand Me Down World
8. Bus Rider
9. Share The Land
10. Do You Miss Me Darlin’?
11. Hang On To Your Life
Mastered dual Channel SACD from all
original masters by Steve Hoffman at Stephen Marsh Mastering
Original Recordings Produced by Jack
Richardson for Nimbus 9
Recording Engineer: Brian
For more information: https://audiofidelity.net/product/guess-whothe-best-guess-who
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