The best-loved of the original Pink Fairies ' three Polydor albums is also, contrarily, the lesser of them all. Recorded in at a time when the band's own reputation as hippie hell-raisers was already being eclipsed by the soaring HawkwindWhat a Bunch of Sweeties found the band realigning themselves with the twisted Americana rock sensibilities of the latter-day MC5Marilyn - Pink Fairies* - What A Bunch Of Sweeties on noise but, sadly, low on the blistering commitment that was the hallmark of their debut album.
The loss of founding member Twink may or may not have contributed further to the collapse, although there is no denying that, in full instrumental overdrive, the three-piece plus guests incarnation of the group was at least as dramatic as its predecessor.
Indeed, a nine-minute assault on the Ventures ' "Walk Don't Run" rates among the finest Pink Fairies recordings of all time, while the bonus inclusion of an even longer version lends this reissue even greater gravitas.
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