Thursday, November 19, 2020

Show #47: Blytham Ltd & Beyond! The Champaign-Urbana Music Scene 1966-1971

The One-Eyed JacksLoveWhite Cliffs1967
The BacardisDon't Sell YourselfMidgard1966later known as The Light Brigade
Al IerardiDureenRoFran1967
Lothar & The Hand PeopleCan't Get Enough Of Your Love-1967*see below for more info
Shades Of BlueNot The Way Love Should BeShades1967from Danville, IL
The ProdigiesI Want To Do ItRoFran1966
$1,000,000 War BabiesArtificial Reality-1967
The CliquesSo HardCustom1967
The EsquiresPretty Little Blue GirlFeature1966from Belvidere, IL
Steve Melshenker(I've Got) Time On My HandsOrlyn1966
The RegimentMy Soap Won't FloatG & G1967
The One-Eyed JacksGetting In A GrooveRoulette1969
The GuildThe Sun Shines For YouTwinight1969from Mascoutah, IL
The Spoils of WarRit Yellow Of The SunShadoks1969released on S/T compilation
The Finchley BoysHellfire and BrimestoneAnazitisi1971recorded at "In Stitches" , released on Lost Tributes compilation
REO SpeedwagonBe A Big Man Someday-1971recorded at WSIU in Carbondale
Somebody GroovyWe'll Meet Again-1966

*  This song was used with special permission by the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  More info at:  Sousa Archives
(See the previous post for more info on Lothar & The Hand People)

Bob Nutt and Irving Azoff (photo by Jim Cole)

Blytham Ltd : "Exclusively Handling Every Major Downstate Band"