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Pretty Things* - Silk Torpedo (CD, Album)

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  1. Silk Torpedo provides an interesting glance into the glam era. Beginning with "Dream" -- a ghostly instrumental prelude that the group's friends in Led Zeppelin would later cop for "In the Evening" -- this album launches into "Joey," a superb combination of piano boogie, crashing drums, and melodramatic choruses draped in Hammond organ. Phil May's vocals on this piece run somewhere between Ian 4/
  2. Feb 04,  · I came to Pretty Things late, with their release of Silk Torpedo, and yes, it was all due to the splendid artwork, of which little is known. I also wanted to like this band because a best friend was totally into the group/5().
  3. The Pretty Things were a huge hit in the UK but somehow never transferred that popularity to the Colonies. This particular effort- 'Silk Torpedo' is a little later in their career. But their heavyweight status in England allowed this to be the only other act (besides 'Bad Company') on the Swan Song label, which everyone knows that was Led /5(34).
  4. Label: Original Masters - SMMCD ,Snapper Music - • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock, Classic Rock Pretty Things* - Silk Torpedo (, CD /5(6).
  5. Pretty Things* Silk Torpedo ‎ (CD, Album, RE) SPV Recordings: SPV Germany: Sell This Version: SMMCD , Pretty Things* Silk Torpedo /5(23).
  6. Label: Snapper Music - SDPCD • Format: CD Album, Limited Edition, Numbered, Reissue Dig • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock, Classic Rock Pretty Things* - Silk Torpedo (, Dig, CD) | Discogs/5(3).
  7. Label: Repertoire Records - REP • Format: CD Album, Remastered, Reissue Digipak • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock, Classic Rock Pretty Things* - Silk Torpedo (, Digipak, CD) | Discogs/5(14).
  8. The Zepp men regarded Phil May & Co. as pioneers of hard rock, and they were keen to advance the career of their 60s heroes. ‘Silk Torpedo’ was the much lauded debut album for the label. The liner notes by long-time band manager Mark St. John gives the reader first-hand insight on the history behind the album and events of the time.