Minneapolis Record Show


‘Twas Brillig “Dirty Old Man” Minnesota 45 #41
January 28, 2013, 11:13 am
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dirtyoldman45Classic 1967 garage punk from Ely, Minnesota group The Electras AKA ‘Twas Brillig.

Written and produced by Warren Kendrick.



The Shades “Down The Road Apiece” Minnesota 45 #36

1967 release from Cannon Falls group The Shades. Released on The Welhaven label out of Rochester.



Inner Lite “Tabula Rasa” Iowa 45 #4
March 13, 2012, 12:37 pm
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1970 hard rock/garage/psych instrumental fro Urbandale, Iowa group Inner Light.



White Lightning “William” Minnesota 45 #30
February 9, 2012, 4:02 pm
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Killer 1968 single from Twin Cities group White Lightning  featuring lead guitar by Zip Caplan of The Litter.



Leaves Of Grass “Summertime” Minnesota 45 #28
January 26, 2012, 1:26 pm
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Excellent 1968 cover of the Gershwin standard from Montgomery, Minnesota (Kolacky Capital of the World) group Leaves Of Grass.  Scorching guitar solo from member Jerry Kotek.



Gregory Dee And The Avanties “The Grind” Minnesota 45 #27
January 13, 2012, 1:42 pm
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Classic 1964 instrumental from Twin Cities frat rockers Gregory Dee And The Avanties.



The Gamins “Freeway” Minnesota 45 #26
December 19, 2011, 12:13 pm
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Excellent 1966 instrumental from Twin Cities group The Gamins (Bill Karsikas, Jake Braziel & Gunnar Olness)