Review: Fuzz-induced teenaged snarl… beautiful, mellow ballads


The Rising Storm, 1967, photo shoot for cover of Calm Before. Clockwise from left: Bob Cohan, Charlie Rockwell, Todd Cohen, Richard Weinberg, Tony Thompson, Tom Scheft

“This long-time collectors item was recorded by a group of six guys while they were attending Phillips Academy over here on the east coast, right up in Andover, Massachusetts…the band can pummel along with fuzz-induced teenaged snarl and also play some beautiful, mellow, folk-type acoustic ballads.” [To read more, click here.]