One year later, with Miguel Durier guitar and vocals and Guillermo Acevedo drums on board, they changed their name to The Flippers, after the American TV series featuring the famous dolphin Flipper. After paying their dues on stage playing covers of British beat bands, they released their first album, Discotheque, infeaturing covers sung in both English and Spanish of songs by The Yardbirds, The New Vaudeville Band, Larry Williams Their second LP, Psicodelicias, came out the following year, again on the Codiscos label.
It was sleeved in a psychedelic cover and contained 12 tracks; three original compositions and nine covers, among them The Beatles' With a Little Help from My Friends and Sgt. Dont Mince Matter - The Flippers* - Psicodelicias also features compositions by the band, including La Carta a fuzz ballad with a Cuban flairCon Su Soledad another intimate and heartfelt momentand what could be considered their flagship song, Flipprotesta, a wild and screaming punk beat number close to the Nadaist movement to which their compatriots Los Yetis belonged.
The Flippers are, along with The Speakers and Los Yetis, one of the outstanding bands of the Colombian garage beat scene, and Psicodelicias is a classic album performed with raw, direct energy and enhanced by simple production. Presented here in it's first-ever facsimile reissue, it offers a broad survey of the hits and genres soul, surf, garage, psychedelia popular at the time in Colombia and around the world.
Track List A1. Sargento Flippers A2. La Carta A3. Mickey's Monkey A4. Las Dunas de la Arena A5. Shotown A6. Don't Mince Matter B2. La Ayuda de la Amistad B3.
La Tierra de las Danzas B4. Con Su Soledad B5. Flipprotesta B6. Packaging All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands. This item does not El Capitan - Tony Pabon Y La Protesta Featuring Nestor Sanchez - Tony Pabon y La Protesta to your country.
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