Indian psychedelic rock/funk from 1973-1977. Rare and previously unreleased tracks.
"The collected recordings (1973-1977) of India’s best-known
psychedelic rock ensemble, and the story behind their genesis in an
extensive booklet full of rare photographs and ephemera.
Now-Again Records presents an important document of India’s little know psychedelic rock period. Obsession collects a wealth of rare and unreleased psychedelic rock and funk from the various incarnations of the Atomic Forest.
The Atomic Forest’s mix of blistering, fuzzy rock and synth-lead funk
inspired collectors the world over to fork over thousands of dollars
for original copies of their solitary release, Obession ‘77
Part of the interest certainly stemmed from its liberal doses of searing
fuzz guitar. Part of it sprung from the oddity of it all: India, a
country that had, quite literally, churned out tens of thousands of
albums during psych- and hard-rock’s heyday, only produced this one,
lonely psychedelic album? Part of it sprung from the album’s rarity:
unknown for years, Obsession ’77
suddenly became a top want on every global-rock collector’s short-list... "- NOW-AGAIN
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 01 February, 2012.