Freakbeats, garages, and mods, oh my!: a garage rock/freakbeat compilation Vol.1

Artist Song Buy
Clip from the Rocky Horror Picture Show  "I would like, if I may, to take you..."   buy on itunes
The Sonics  Have Love Will Travel  buy on itunes
The Pretty Things  Rosalyn  buy on itunes
The Kinks  I Gotta Move  buy on itunes
The Yardbirds  Honey in Your Hips  buy on itunes
The Creation  Cool Jerk  buy on itunes
The Standells  Why Pick on Me  buy on itunes
? and the Mysterians  96 Tears  buy on itunes
The Seeds  Can't Seem to Make You Mine  buy on itunes
The Troggs  With a Girl Like You  buy on itunes
The Kingsmen  Louie Louie  buy on itunes
Screaming Lord Sutch & the Savages  Jack the Ripper  buy on itunes
The Sonics  Psycho  buy on itunes
The Pretty Things  Don't Bring Me Down  buy on itunes
The Creation  Biff! Bang! Pow!  buy on itunes
The Who  My Generation  buy on itunes
The Small Faces  What'cha Gonna Do About It?  buy on itunes
The Yardbirds  Over, Under, Sideways, Down  buy on itunes


Now why would anyone mix UK Freakbeat with good ol' American garage? Apparently I would; I just thought these two should meet face to face in a mix. I've been on a garage rock/freakbeat kick lately (it happens a lot, I'm really into the Mod scene and I love garage rock), and I decided to make a compilation that could be classified somewhere in between the Nuggets compilation and the Freakbeat Scene compilation, but not exactly. For one thing, it includes some better known bands with corresponding popular tracks, but it also contains some lesser known tracks by underrated artists. I'm not even sure how this came to be; I guess I just wanted to make a simple 60s garage rock anthology that somehow expanded in my head. The later volumes will have some early psych, as well as more British invasion groups. Also, there'll be some less mainstream ones. The first volume is merely scratching the surface. This is a major task, I have to admit. I don't think I've ever undertaken such an ample compilaton. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do. I'll include a downloadable link as soon as I figure out how to do it.

Update: I think I figured it out. Enjoy!


Date: 6/15/2008
Just put Biff Bang Pow on a mix. This so good, no my mistake, this is perfect. Can't wait for the next volume. Until then, this kicks arse.
Date: 6/15/2008
if you upload this, you will rule all.
Media Vixen: Radio Sally
Date: 6/15/2008
Oooooo some of my favorites!!! Thoroughly fun.
Date: 6/15/2008
I would love to hear this, looks very Wadlike and these two genres work perfectly. I also can't wait for the next volume or the download.
avocado rabbit
Date: 6/15/2008
Some great bands in play. Keep 'em coming.
Date: 6/15/2008
Yes!!!! Excellent compilations. This stuff is what I've been listening to a lot of lately as well. :)

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