A lost link in the saga of West Coast rock, LA’s Rockets cut one LP in 1968 for White Whale Records before core members guitarist Danny Whitten, bassist Billy Talbot, and drummer Ralph Molina signed on with Neil Young for the recording of Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere and became Crazy Horse. The Rockets is a solid and underrated late-60s gem that represents a formative chapter of the Crazy Horse story.

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