In Spite of Hary's Toenail - Gnidrolog

In Spite of Hary's Toenail
NEW REMASTERED EDITION OF THE CLASSIC DEBUT ALBUM BY GNIDROLOG RELEASED IN 1972

REMASTERED FROM THE ORIGINAL MASTER TAPES


WITH PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED BONUS TRACK


BOOKLET WITH FULLY RESTORED ARTWORK & ESSAY

COVERAGE ON RELEVANT WEBSITES & FANZINES

Esoteric Recordings are pleased to announce a newly remastered edition of the legendary debut album by GNIDROLOG, "In Spite of Harry’s Toenail”. The band was originally formed in 1969 and recorded their first album for RCA Records in November 1971. Featuring a line up of COLIN GOLDRING (lead vocals, guitars, recorder, tenor sax, horn, harmonica), STEWART GOLDRING (lead guitar, vocals), PETER "MARS” COWLING (bass, cello) and NIGEL PEGRUM (percussion, flute, oboe, piano), GNIDROLOG’s debut was a mixture of Progressive styles which saw the band compared by critics to cohorts such as GENTLE GIANT and VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR. Although failing to sell in huge quantities, GNIDROLOG’s status has grown over the years with their original vinyl albums reaching huge sums among collectors. This Esoteric Recordings reissue has been newly remastered from the original master tapes and features a  previously unreleased bonus track, a booklet that fully restores all original album artwork with a new essay.

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"the debut album In Spite Of Harry's Toenail blends the more rustic Canterbury tones, the stark invention of Van Der Graaf Generator and a dash of Zappa".

Our Price: £10.95
Code: ECLEC2325
Weight: 200
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1. LONG LIVE MAN DEAD: LONG LIVE MAN DEAD SKULL
2. PETER
3. SNAILS
4. TIME AND SPACE
5. WHO SPOKE
6. IN SPITE OF HARRY'S TOENAIL: GOODBYE-FAREWELL-ADIEU HARRY’S TOENAIL BONUS TRACK
7. SNAILS (instrumental first version) Recorded at De Lane Lea studios, London - 29th November 1971 PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED
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