The worst-recorded guitar sound ever

July 23, 2009

Here are ’70s prog rockers Madder Lake with “On My Way To Heaven” from their album, Stillpoint (1973):

Madder Lake – “On My Way To Heaven” (1973)

Have a listen to the right channel from 0:40 onwards.

It doesn’t matter how good your audio equipment is – the sound of that guitar won’t get any better.

Song of the day: Madder Lake – "12lb. Toothbrush"

July 20, 2009

It’s time to get hairy.

Here’s 70’s progressive rock outfit Madder Lake with the inexplicably-titled “12lb. Toothbrush” from their 1973 album, Stillpoint:

With this song, Madder Lake did something very few prog rockers have managed to do: come up with a memorable tune.

(All together now: “Na, na, na, na-na-na, na, na-na-na, na, na, na, na…”)