Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages


Ian MacDonald, New Musical Express, 27 January 1973

ONE OF THE best of a large number of good British bands to emerge in 1967, Family were for about 18 months the most exciting live act in the country – and competitors for that title then included Cream and the Jimi Hendrix Experience.

Total word count of piece: 1371


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.