After playing in Moby Grape, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and Jefferson Airplane, Alexander "Skip" Spence created one of rock's truly visionary landmarks, 1969's acid soaked Oar. His only solo album, the disc was more than a little too far out for the record-buying public when it was first released. But in the intervening decades, it's become a holy grail for sonic surrealists everywhere and an unquestioned touchstone of the recent acid-freak-folk movement.
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Spence, Alexander "Skip" - After Gene Autry/Motorcycle Irene Limited Edition 10" Vinyl Single
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    EXCLUSIVE SUNDAZED.COM RELEASE!Limited Edition of 1000 Numbered Copies!Alexander "Skip" SpencePreviously unissued demo recordingsThis limited edition 10" vinyl single comes packaged in a numbered sleeve with liner notes by Rolling Stone's David Fricke, an artist bio, and rare photo inserts.For most of his life, Alexander Lee "Skip" Spence was better known for blowing his mind than for everything that was in it and came out, in a rush of rock & roll technicolor, from 1966 to 1969. His...

    Spence, Alexander "Skip" - All My Life (I Love You) / Land Of the Sun 7" Single
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      Two of Skip's rare post-Oar studio excursions; "All My Life (I Love You)," from '72, has the boisterous feel of Spence's best work with The Moby Grape, while "Land Of The Sun", recorded in '96 with the X-Files in mind, sounds like nothing else under the sun, and finds Skip sonorously intoning a poem atop a psychedelic bed of sound.Also available as a digital download on iTunes.TRACK LISTING AND AUDIO SAMPLES:1. Land Of the Sun2. All My Life (I Love You) ...

      Spence, Alexander "Skip" - Oar CD
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        “Genius and madness coexist brilliantly on Oar’s deceptively still waters. This sonically faithful and lovingly documented reissue will only further its legend.” — ???? —Rolling Stone“ . . . Oar is the ultimate auteur record...nothing less than a spiritual and psychic journey . . . This reissue represents the definitive upgrade . . . a labour of love with copious notes, great pictures, added material and a clearer reconstruction of the original mix . . . Oar remains as fresh as the moment when...

        Spence, Alexander "Skip" - Oar LP
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          “Genius and madness coexist brilliantly on Oar’s deceptively still waters. This sonically faithful and lovingly documented reissue will only further its legend.” — ???? —Rolling Stone“ . . . Oar is the ultimate auteur record...nothing less than a spiritual and psychic journey . . . This reissue represents the definitive upgrade . . . a labour of love with copious notes, great pictures, added material and a clearer reconstruction of the original mix . . . Oar remains as fresh as the moment when...