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Vanilla Fudge

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The Week's New Singles: Beach Boys, 5th Dimension, Vanilla Fudge, Moby Grape, Aretha Franklin

Review by Nick Jones, Melody Maker, 12 August 1967

Fresh Beach Boys for the summer months ...

Beach Boy Bruce Johnston reviews new singles in Blind Date

Review by uncredited writer, Melody Maker, 19 August 1967

VANILLA FUDGE: 'You Keep Me Hanging On' (Atlantic). Oh! I love it. Oh it's great. I didn't recognise the beginning at first. Yeah, Vanilla Fudge. ...

Loraine Alterman on Records: New Albums from Vanilla Fudge, Big Brother et al

Review by Loraine Alterman, Detroit Free Press, 3 September 1967

Vanilla Fudge: Exciting Album ...

Vanilla Fudge: Vanilla Fudge

Review by Norman Jopling, Record Mirror, 23 September 1967

Vanilla Fudge LP – even more dramatic than the hit single ...

Vanilla Fudge: Vanilla Fudge (ATCO 33.224)

Review by uncredited writer, Beat Instrumental, October 1967

ON FIRST hearing, this album is unbelievable. Tracks like 'Ticket To Ride' and 'Bang Bang' are given the full 'You Keep Me Hanging On' treatment. ...

Traffic, Vanilla Fudge, Tomorrow, The Flowerpot Men: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 14 October 1967

IT WAS AN explosive opening night For the Traffic-Tomorrow-Fudge tour at London's Finsbury Park Astoria on Wednesday of last week. The Fudge came off the ...

Vanilla Fudge: Fudge Slow Down To Hang On To Success

Interview by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 14 October 1967

JIMI HENDRIX slowed down 'Hey Joe', previously always recorded as an all-out tear-up, and came up with a giant hit. Then Vanilla Fudge slowed down ...

The Vanilla Fudge and their Fantastic Sound

Interview by Wesley Laine, Record Mirror, 21 October 1967

WITH THE sounds of their first LP blasting my eardrums to fragments, I talked — or rather shouted — to one of the Vanilla Fudge ...

The Who, Vanilla Fudge: Saville Theatre, London

Live Review by Derek Boltwood, Record Mirror, 28 October 1967

OH MY GOODNESS yes. It was definitely an ear-splitting, mind-blowing, supersonic-sounding sensation at the Saville last Sunday. ...

The Who, Vanilla Fudge: Saville Theatre, London

Live Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 28 October 1967

Who, minus freak outs and smash ups ...

Albums from Otis Redding, the Young Rascals and Vanilla Fudge

Review by uncredited writer, KRLA Beat, 4 April 1968

THE DOCK OF THE BAY (Volt) Otis Redding. 'Open the Door', 'Tramp', 'Glory of Love' plus nine other tracks. ...

Taking Apart the 'Fudge': Can They Survive Now?

Profile by Mike Gormley, Detroit Free Press, 4 October 1968

THEIR PRESS release says, "The Vanilla Fudge is a group unlike any other." They proved this with their rendition of 'You Keep Me Hanging On'. ...

The Buddy Rich Big Band, Vanilla Fudge: Felt Forum, New York NY

Live Review by Ian Dove, Billboard, 5 October 1968

Rich Band Goes Over Rich — Fudge Have Zesty Flavor ...

Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin et al: Album Reviews

Review by uncredited writer, Melody Maker, 26 April 1969

Both sides of the great Elvis Presley, orchestral pop from the Brothers Ryan ...

The Rolling Stones, Plastic Ono Band et al: New Singles

Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 5 July 1969

ROLLING STONES: 'Honky Tonk Women'/'You Can't Always Get What You Want' (Decca). An important single for the Stones, but a disappointment for us . ...

Tim Bogert — Vanilla Fudge Bass

Interview by Jim Delehant, Hit Parader, September 1969

HP: What kind of equipment do you play? ...

You Can't Make Heroes Out Of Guys In Black Leather Jackets, They Told George 'Shadow' Morton. He Did...

Interview by Lenny Kaye, Melody Maker, 9 March 1974

Part two of the Shadow Morton story by Lenny Kaye ...

Vanilla Fudge: From Pizza to Fudge

Interview by Charles Shaar Murray, New Musical Express, 28 September 1974

SO WHAT did happen to Beck, Bogert and Appice?. ...

Box Of Frogs: Bench Strength/Rod Stewart: Camouflage/Vanilla Fudge: Mystery

Review by Mitchell Cohen, Creem, October 1984

IT'S BEEN ONE Old Timers Day after another for Hall of Fame axe-handler Jeff Beck over the past year or so. ...

Vanilla Fudge: The Remarkable History Of Rock's Greatest Covers Band

Retrospective and Interview by Hugh Fielder, Classic Rock, June 2004

Bassist Tim Bogert and drummer Carmine Appice, one of rock's mightiest rhythm sections, talk about their days in Vanilla Fudge. ...

School of Rock: Monterey to Altamont

Guide by Barney Hoskyns, iTunes, 2008

BETWEEN 1966 and 1970, there was a seismic change in British and American pop. Within a few short years "pop" became "rock", and teenagers who'd ...

Cruisin' with Justin & the Fudge: Five Days at Sea with the Rock Boomers

Report by Mark Leviton, Rock's Backpages, February 2019

"I've realized audiences aren't listening to the lyrics of my first song – they're too busy trying to figure out how old I look..." Al ...

see also Beck, Bogert and Appice

see also Cactus


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