Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida


7.9 | 41 votes |
Release date: 25 July 1968
Style: Psychedelic rock

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01. Most Anything You Want
02. Flowers And Beads
03. My Mirage
04. Termination
05. Are You Happy
06. In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
07. In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida [live] [1995 Deluxe Edition bonus]
08. In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida [single version] [1995 Deluxe Edition bonus]

Additional info
Recorded early 1968 at Gold Star Studios, Hollywood, CA and Ultra-Sonic Studios, Hempstead, New York.

Label - Atco
Producer - Don Casale
Recorded & Engineered By Jim Hilton.
Mixed By Bill Cooper.

Staff review by
Malcolm
Rating:
9.0
Classic Rock/Hard Rock.

Year: 1968

"Iron Butterfly" is one of the precursors to today's Hard Rock/Metal, they released their debut, "Heavy", in January 1968 and it sold gold immediately. And the single "Unconscious Power" became, surprisingly, a big hit.
After the release of the debut, all the members except the Keyboard player and singer Doug Ingle and the drummer Ron Bushy leaved the band. They were replaced and in June 1968 did the successor "In-a-Gadda-da-Vida" (a misspell of "In the Garden of Eden") got released.

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18.08.2014 - 06:33
Rating: 7
Boxcar Willy
yr a kook
This isn't good, but it is.
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forever bummed out
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18.08.2014 - 13:24
Rating: 8
raveneffect
A little bit surprised to find this one in here but now that I think of it, this was a part of the Heavier Acid/Psychadelic forms of Rock that was happening in the late 60's . It's a trippy piece of music and a Classic album in Rock history
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18.08.2014 - 17:23
Alex F
Slick Dick Rick
Written by Boxcar Willy on 18.08.2014 at 06:33

This isn't good, but it is.

Accurate description
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