Van Der Graaf Generator – The Aerosol Grey Machine (1969) {2019, 40th Anniversary, Limited Edition, 2CD}

Van Der Graaf Generator - The Aerosol Grey Machine (1969) {2019, 40th Anniversary, Limited Edition, 2CD}

Van Der Graaf Generator – The Aerosol Grey Machine (1969) {2019, 40th Anniversary, Limited Edition, 2CD}
EAC Rip | 2xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 2.13 GB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Esoteric Recordings | EU | Cat#: ECLEC42661 | Genre: Psychedelic Rock, Progressive Rock

Beginning as a Peter Hammill solo effort following the dissolution of the first Van Der Graaf Generator, this quickly recorded album brought Hammill together with producer John Anthony and caused the reformation of the band (which immediately thereafter shifted personnel once again). A raw, energetic effort that sometimes did little to show off the young Hammill’s talents, the album nevertheless has some fine moments that hint at the possibilities for future releases. Continue reading “Van Der Graaf Generator – The Aerosol Grey Machine (1969) {2019, 40th Anniversary, Limited Edition, 2CD}”

Van Der Graaf Generator – 7 Japanese SHM-SACD Albums (1970-1977) {2015, Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Van Der Graaf Generator - 7 Japanese SHM-SACD Albums (1970-1977) {2015, Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Van Der Graaf Generator – 7 Japanese SHM-SACD Albums (1970-1977) {2015, Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
7x SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz
Single Layer SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 17.2 GB (SACD ISO) + 7.98 GB (SACD FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal | Japan | Genre: Progressive Rock

H To He, Who Am The Only One (1970) – The Least We Can Do Is Wave To Each Other (1970)
Pawn Hearts (1971) – Godbluff (1975) – Still Life (1976) – World Record (1976)
The Quiet Zone / The Pleasure Dome (1977)

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Van Der Graaf Generator – 7 Albums (1970 – 1977) {Remastered, Japan, Mini LP, Platinum SHM-CD}

Van Der Graaf Generator - 7 Albums (1970 - 1977) {Remastered, Japan, Mini LP, Platinum SHM-CD}

Van Der Graaf Generator – 7 Albums (1970 – 1977) {Remastered, Japan, Mini LP, Platinum SHM-CD}
EAC Rip | 7xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans @300 dpi, PNG, Included
FLAC: 3.89 GB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal Music Japan | Cat#: UICY-40134/40 | Genre: Progressive Rock

An eye-opening trip to San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury during the summer of 1967 inspired British-born drummer Chris Judge Smith to compose a list of possible names for the rock group he wished to form. Upon his return to Manchester University, he began performing with singer/songwriter Peter Hammill and keyboardist Nick Peame; employing one of the names from Judge Smith’s list, the band dubbed itself Van der Graaf Generator (after a machine which creates static electricity), eventually earning an intense cult following as one of the era’s preeminent art rock groups. Continue reading “Van Der Graaf Generator – 7 Albums (1970 – 1977) {Remastered, Japan, Mini LP, Platinum SHM-CD}”