Ted Lucas

TED LUCAS

$24
A long-overdue reissue of the self-titled album from Ted Lucas, this album predicts the future of singer-songwriter music from its perch in 1975.
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Record icon Color Transparent Brown
Other Features
Release Type Reissue
Foil Stamped Yes
Label Yoga Records
BY THE NUMBERS
1LP
Format
600
Total Pressing Quantity
12
INCH
Vinyl Size
33 1/3
RPM
Speed
STANDARD
Weight
1975
Original Release Year
DESCRIPTION

This self-titled work published album by singer-songwriter and master guitarist Ted Lucas has achieved an almost mystical reputation among aficionados and collectors. Ted Lucas is a seamless marriage of moody odes and raga-style instrumentals regarded by many to be, simply put, the greatest private press folk/psych album ever recorded. Lucas was a fixture in the Detroit rock scene of the sixties and seventies. His first band, The Spike Drivers, was one of the very first true psych bands, the Motor City’s answer to Jefferson Airplane and The Byrds. Following that band’s collapse, Lucas paid bills doing session work with Motown. And there he recorded, in 1972, the demo for Warner Brothers which would become Ted Lucas, released in two private editions in 1975 and known informally to friend...

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