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From The Turtles Present The Battle of the Bands (concept album by [http://www.theturtles.com/documents/battle.html The Turtles]), 1968. Thanks to John R. Zillmer for this one.
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In 1968, The Turtles released the concept album ''The Turtles Present The Battle of the Bands''. Each of the 11 tracks was credited to a different made-up band of a different genre. The inside of the gatefold cover had pictures of The Turtles dressed up as the different bands.
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==Tracks==
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# "The Battle of the Bands" (Harry Nilsson, Chip Douglas) – 2:14 ('''The U.S. Teens featuring Raoul''')
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# "The Last Thing I Remember, the First Thing I Knew" – 2:55 ('''The Atomic Enchilada''')
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# "Elenore" – 2:31 ('''Howie, Mark, Johny, Jim & Al''')
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# "Too Much Heartsick Feeling" – 2:43 ('''Quad City Ramblers''')
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# "Oh, Daddy!" – 2:45 ('''The L.A. Bust '66''')
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# "Buzzsaw" – 1:59 ('''The Fabulous Dawgs''')
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# "Surfer Dan" – 2:42 ('''The Cross Fires''')
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# "I'm Chief Kamanawanalea (We're the Royal Macadamia Nuts)" – 1:34 ('''Chief Kamanawanalea and his Royal Macadamia Nuts''')
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# "You Showed Me" (James McGuinn, Gene Clark)– 3:16 ('''Nature's Children''')
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# "Food" – 2:40 ('''The Bigg Brothers''')
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# "Chicken Little Was Right" – 2:47 ('''Fats Mallard and the Bluegrass Fireball''')
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# "Earth Anthem" (Bill Martin) – 3:54 (All)
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==External Links==
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20080920102119/http://theturtles.com/documents/battle.html Album on The Turtles Official Website (archive.org, 2008)]
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[[Category:1968]]
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[[Category:The Turtles Present The Battle of the Bands]]
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[[Category:Country music]]

Latest revision as of 10:35, 14 September 2017

In 1968, The Turtles released the concept album The Turtles Present The Battle of the Bands. Each of the 11 tracks was credited to a different made-up band of a different genre. The inside of the gatefold cover had pictures of The Turtles dressed up as the different bands.

Tracks

  1. "The Battle of the Bands" (Harry Nilsson, Chip Douglas) – 2:14 (The U.S. Teens featuring Raoul)
  2. "The Last Thing I Remember, the First Thing I Knew" – 2:55 (The Atomic Enchilada)
  3. "Elenore" – 2:31 (Howie, Mark, Johny, Jim & Al)
  4. "Too Much Heartsick Feeling" – 2:43 (Quad City Ramblers)
  5. "Oh, Daddy!" – 2:45 (The L.A. Bust '66)
  6. "Buzzsaw" – 1:59 (The Fabulous Dawgs)
  7. "Surfer Dan" – 2:42 (The Cross Fires)
  8. "I'm Chief Kamanawanalea (We're the Royal Macadamia Nuts)" – 1:34 (Chief Kamanawanalea and his Royal Macadamia Nuts)
  9. "You Showed Me" (James McGuinn, Gene Clark)– 3:16 (Nature's Children)
  10. "Food" – 2:40 (The Bigg Brothers)
  11. "Chicken Little Was Right" – 2:47 (Fats Mallard and the Bluegrass Fireball)
  12. "Earth Anthem" (Bill Martin) – 3:54 (All)

External Links