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1973 re-issue of Jan Akkerman's solo album from 1968. This time renamed to Guitar for sale.

Year:  1973
Media:  Vinyl LP
Label: Emidisc
Release no: 048-51105
Manufactured: Holland


Musicians: Jan Akkerman (guitars)
Ron Bijtelar (bass)
Sydney Wachtel (drums)
Cocky Akkerman (drums on Slim Jenkin's place)
Producer: Tim Griek
Engineer: André Hooning
Studio: n/a


Guitar for sale
1973 re-issue of Jan Akkerman's solo album from 1968. This time renamed to Guitar for sale.

The album contains guitar work which was very representitive of his playing while a member of Brainbox. Still sounding very raw and raunchy Akkerman tackles a few good instrumental cover versions while adding the Akkerman touch, most notable of which are Green Onions and the traditional Hineimatov. Some Bluesy tracks are also featured here which demonstrate Akkerman`s lightning speed guitar abilities which became evident on the earlier "Russian Spy And I" with The Hunters.


Tracks: Side 1
Bags groove
Revival of the cat
Moonbeam
Mercy mercy mercy
On the green light
What'd I say

Side 2
Slim Jenkin's place
Hineimatov
Green onions
Ode to Billy Joe
Comin' home babe


Unique identifier: 240

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Sorting code: 002-33-1968-talent_guitar_for_sale-1973