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Mountain, a Rock Group, Rises From a Little Leftover Cream

Profile by Mike Jahn, New York Times, The, September 1969

A NEW ROCK group called Mountain may not entirely replace the late, honestly lamented British band Cream, but it is carrying on the tradition with ...

Leslie West: Mountain (Bell)

Review by Mark Williams, International Times, November 1969

LESLIE WEST is a large American who sings a bit like a white Buddy Miles (or a black Terry Reld) and plays guitar just like ...

Mountain Is One Loud Mother

Interview by John Morthland, Rolling Stone, April 1970

SAN FRANCISCO – When Mountain plays, the walls shake and the audience goes crazy. The band born in a recording studio when Felix Pappalardi produced ...

Mountain: Fillmore East, New York NY

Live Review by Mike Jahn, New York Times, The, April 1971


The Ascent Of Mountain

Interview by Vicki Wickham, Melody Maker, May 1971

MOUNTAIN ARE Felix Pappalardi on bass, Leslie West on guitar, Steve Knight, keyboard, and Corky Laing on drums. ...


Profile and Interview by Caroline Boucher, Disc and Music Echo, May 1971

AT A SESSION last week for Bobby Keyes' album, Jim Gordon, Dave Mason, pianist Nicky Hopkins, Felix Pappalardi on bass and Leslie West on guitar ...

Mountain: Nantucket Sleighride (Windfall)

Review by Ben Edmonds, Creem, June 1971

Nantucket Sleighride. Whalers of sturdy New England stock hauled by their harpooned prey in salt-water acceleration. I happen to be a New Englander, but even ...

Mountain Climbing

Interview by Loraine Alterman, Melody Maker, September 1971

THE AMERICAN media has been hammering into people's heads that the solo singer/guitarist/songwriter is "in" and loud, exuberant rock is "out." But, the media forgot ...

Leslie West

Interview by Keith Altham, Record Mirror, December 1971

JEFF BECK has called him 'The greatest living guitarist in the World' and whatever you think of the American band Mountain there is no ignoring ...

Mountain: The Road Goes On Forever

Review by Jon Tiven, Rolling Stone, June 1972

MOUNTAIN, A BAND now departed for the great Fillmore in the Sky, was a standby whipping boy for practically any rock critic, regardless of taste. ...

Deep Purple, The Scorpions, Meat Loaf et al: Knebworth Fayre, Knebworth, Hertfordshire

Live Review by Steffan Chirazi, Sounds, June 1985

THIS IS the second Dark Age. It's gotta be. Either that or it's a farmyard. Either that or it's a British festival. Oh oh, it's ...

see also West, Bruce & Laing

see also Devil's Anvil, The

see also Leslie West

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