"Contact, the band's second album, appeared in 1969 and such was the Silver Apple's recorded popularity that a national tour was quickly organized. Several tracks on Contact feature bass lines provided by Simeon's banjo playing, but it is the clever use of the lead oscillator and new-found intensity of the lyrics that sets Contact apart from its predecessor, and such was the level of Simeon's growing electronic proficiency that the intro to the album's opening track, You And I, more than successfully recreates the sound of an airplane taking off. Silver Apples all but disappeared from the musical firmament when KAPP folded in 1970," (label info)
soon in stock - please pre-order | UK| 2009| KAPP | 18.90

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