Vanilla Fudge is an American rock band known predominantly for their extended rock arrangements of contemporary hit songs, most notably "You Keep Me Hangin' On". The band's original lineup-vocalist and organist Mark Stein, bassist and vocalist Tim Bogert, lead guitarist/vocalist Vince Martell, and drummer and vocalist Carmine Appice-recorded five albums during the years 1967–69, before disbanding in 1970.
Vanilla Fudge (Album, Comp). ATCO Records, ATCO Records. Rocks The Universe - Live In Germany 2003 - Part 2 (Album). By 1970 Vanilla Fudge issued their final album "Rock And Roll" and disbanded. Carmine Appice and Tim Bogert formed Cactus and eventually ended up playing with Jeff Beck in Beck, Bogart & Appice. Mark Stein formed Boomerang. Vanilla Fudge had made the whole notion of interpretaion interesting again. But their own songs and in live performance they were almost too hard to take
While the band did record original material, they were best-known for their loud, heavy, slowed-down arrangements of contemporary pop songs, blowing them up to epic proportions and bathing them in a trippy, distorted haze. Originally, Vanilla Fudge was a blue-eyed soul cover band called the Electric Pigeons, who formed in Long Island, New York, in 1965. Organist Mark Stein, bassist Tim Bogert, and drummer Joey Brennan soon shortened their name to the Pigeons and added guitarist Vince Martell. Vanilla Fudge Rocks the Universe - Live in Germany 2003.
Album, 1968, Atco, Sundazed Music. 1. Sketch (Vanilla Fudge). Phase 1 : 2. Intro : The Beat Goes on (Sonny Bono). 3. Variations on a Theme by Mozart. a/ Divertimento No. 13 IN F Major.
Biography by Steve Huey. Pre-prog outfit from the 1960s that reworked pop, rock, and R&B hits of the era and extended them to the breaking point.
Vanilla Fudge (Atco 33-224/mono, SD 33-224/stereo) is the first album by the American psychedelic rock band Vanilla Fudge. Released in summer 1967, it consists entirely of half-speed covers and three short original instrumental compositions. The album was Vanilla Fudge's most successful, peaking at on the Billboard album charts in September 1967.
Best of Vanilla Fudge is a best of album by the American psychedelic rock band Vanilla Fudge. It was released by Atco Records in 1982. Side 1. Side 2. References. Illusions of My Childhood (Part One)" (from Vanilla Fudge). You Keep Me Hanging On" (from Vanilla Fudge). Illusions of My Childhood (Part Two)" (from Vanilla Fudge). Shotgun" (from Near the Beginning). Some Velvet Morning" (from Near the Beginning). Ticket to Ride" (from Vanilla Fudge).
Vanilla Fudge's third album Renaissance, which was released quickly after The Beat Goes On, would be Morton's last collaboration with the band. Reception Vanilla Fudge's The Beat Goes On is used as bumper music in the Pop Chronicles music documentary.
Vanilla Fudge Discography. 0. The Beat Goes On. Album.