MOBY GRAPE IN SHINDIG!

Book of the minute must be Shindig Annual No.2. from our friends at
Shindig Magazine

They were the band that had it all the 1967 cornerstone of the San Francisco upheaval.
Here’s a track from their devastating self titled debut album, with comical voiceover intro


What happened to them?

Well in the first entry, top right hand of  Rock Family Tree San Francisco:1  Moby Grape ≠1 Pete Frame copyright 1979 , Frame tells us that “Excess and extravagance were the keynotes of Columbia’s launch party in May 67 when they released an album and 5 singles simultaneously…”

E and E, eh?

Astrong indication of things to come?

Particularly for the band’s Peter Green, Syd Barrett-alike, lost boy Skip Spence?