Tomorrow – Tomorrow (1968)

Tomorrow is the homonymous, lone longplayer by the English popsike quartet that featured vocalist Keith West and guitarist Steve Howe. Released in 1968 on Parlophone, the album contains the band’s two 1967 singles, minus the b-side “Claramount Lake.” Tracklist: A1. My White Bicycle A2. Colonel Brown A3. Real Life Permanent Dream A4. Shy Boy A5. […]

The Twilights – Once Upon a Twilight (1968)

Once Upon a Twilight is a 1968 concept album by Australian beat combo The Twilights. The album culminated from months of painstaking work by the band’s mastermind Terry Britten. The band split soon afterwards when the guitarist/writer scored a gig with Cliff Richard, who covered the track “Take Action” on his 1969 Sincerely LP. Tracklist: […]

Woody Kern – The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk (1968)

The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk is an album by English psych/blues rockers Woody Kern, released in 1968 on Pye. Tracklist: A1. “Biography” (4:25) A2. “The Blues Keep Falling” (6:05) A3. “That’s Wrong Little Mama” (3:01) A4. “Tell You I’m Gone” (4:12) A5. “Xoanan Bay” (4:34) A6. “Uncle John” (6:19) B1. “Gramophone Man” (4:01) B2. “Fair […]

Van Morrison – Astral Weeks (1968)

Astral Weeks is the second solo album by Irish singer/songwriter Van Morrison, released in 1968 on Warner Bros. Tracklist: In the Beginning A1. “Astral Weeks” (7:00) A2. “Beside You” (5:10) A3. “Sweet Thing” (4:10) A4. “Cyprus Avenue” (6:50) Afterwards B1. “Young Lovers Do” (3:10) B2. “Madame George” (9:25) B3. “Ballerina” (7:00) B4. “Slim Slow Slider” […]

The Rolling Stones – Beggar’s Banquet (1968)

Beggar’s Banquet is an album by English rockers the Rolling Stones, released in 1968 on Decca/London. Tracklist: A1. “Sympathy for the Devil” (6:18) A2. “No Expectations” (3:56) A3. “Dear Doctor” (3:22) A4. “Parachute Woman” (2:20) A5. “Jig-Saw Puzzle” (6:06) B1. “Street Fighting Man” (3:16) B2. “Prodigal Son” (2:52) B3. “Stray Cat Blues” (4:37) B4. “Factory […]

Archie Shepp – The Magic of Ju-Ju (1968)

The Magic of Ju-Ju is an album by American jazz saxophonist Archie Shepp, released in 1968 on Impulse! Tracklist: A. “The Magic of Ju-Ju” (18:34) B1. “You’re What This Day Is All About” (1:47) B2. “Shazam” (4:43) B3. “Sorry ‘Bout That” (10:08) Credits: Archie Shepp — tenor saxophone, writer Martin Banks — trumpet, fluegelhorn Michael […]

Jimi Hendrix Experience – Electric Ladyland (1968)

Electric Ladyland is the third album by English/American powertrio the Jimi Hendrix Experience, released in 1968 on Track/Polydor and Reprise. Tracklist: A1. “…And the Gods Made Love” (1:22) A2. “Have You Ever Been (to Electric Ladyland)” (2:09) A3. “Crosstown Traffic” (2:26) A4. “Voodoo Chile” (14:58) B1. “Little Miss Strange” (2:52) B2. “Long Hot Summer Night” […]

Cream – Wheels of Fire (1968)

Wheels of Fire is a half-studio/half-live double-album by English power trio Cream, released in 1968 on Polydor/Atco. Tracklist: In the Studio A1. “White Room” (4:56) A2. “Sitting on Top of the World” (4:56) A3. “Passing the Time” (4:31) A4. “As You Said” (4:19) B1. “Pressed Rat and Warthog” (3:13) B2. “Politician” (4:11) B3. “Those Were […]

Chick Corea – Tones for Joan’s Bones (1968)

Tones for Joan’s Bones is the debut solo album by American jazz pianist Chick Corea, recorded in December 1966 and released in 1968 on Vortex. Tracklist: A1. “Litha” (13:36) A2. “This Is New” (7:41) B1. “Tones for Joan’s Bones” (6:11) B2. “Straight Up and Down” (12:34) Credits: Chick Corea — piano Woody Shaw — trumpet […]