The Guess Who American Woman 180g LP (Translucent Blue Vinyl)
180g Translucent Blue Vinyl!
Mastered by Friday Music's Joe Reagoso With Kevin Gray From Original RCA Victor Tapes!
Pressed at RTI!
The Guess Who are one of the few legendary classic rock bands that have stood
the test of time for many decades. Their music penned mostly by founders Randy
Bachman and Burton Cummings are compositions that are played all over, every
hour, every day, thanks to the undying love and support of their fans worldwide.
After a string of non-stop hit singles and chart albums, The Guess Who finally
achieved their biggest album yet with the mega classic American Woman. This
amazing album captured the music industry by storm and featured several smash #1
singles and solid album tracks, keeping this album in the top of the album
charts for over a year.
Side One features the classic title # 1 rocker American Woman. For a song
originally intended as a jam in the studio, the quartet of Randy Bachman, Burton
Cummings, Jim Kale and Gary Peterson soon put the world on its ear with this
brash and bold commentary. Quickly rising to the top of the music charts, this
tune would set the album up for its success which would go on now for over forty
Their next super smash No Time would again make the band more music history as
it landed in the top ten and showed the guitar technique of Randy Bachman which
would serve as a precursor to the heavy metal sound he would later achieve with
Bachman Turner Overdrive. The brilliant vocals of Burton Cummings and the three
part harmony from the rest of the band made this musical manna in the summer of
Radio would serve them another number one as programmers soon found the B-Side
of the American Woman 45 equally appealing as No Sugar Tonight would become
another significant chapter in this Canadian supergroup’s history.
More heavy hitters like When Friends Fall Out and Proper Stranger, the
progressive ballad Talisman and the powerful blues shuffle of 969 (The Oldest
Man) truly made the American Woman album one of the most important albums of the
seventies and has continued to earn accolades into the new millennium with
praise from new artists who have gone on to cover a number of tunes from this
Friday Music is no stranger to The Guess Who and Randy Bachman catalogs of fine
music, so it is with great honor to continue the Guess Who 180 Gram Audiophile
Vinyl Series with the release of the mega platinum American Woman on Translucent
Mastered impeccably by Joe Reagoso at Friday Music Studios and at RTI with Kevin
Gray from the original 1970 RCA Records tapes, this monumental masterpiece truly
resonates the true rock and soulful performances of The Guess Who at their
As a special limited edition release, Friday Music presents this creative
masterwork in its original gatefold cover, as well as enclosing a poly bag to
protect your album cover and poly lined inner sleeve to help keep your vinyl in
THE GUESS WHO...AMERICAN WOMAN... A classic rock treasure trove of SMASH Hits
from Canada’s finest is now on Translucent Blue Vinyl...From your friends at
Friday Music...HOW COOL IS THIS!!!!!
• Limited Edition
• Translucent Blue Vinyl
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
• Mastered from the Original RCA Victor Tapes
• Mastered by Joe Reagoso at Friday Music Studios with Kevin Gray
• Gatefold Jacket
• Poly-lined inner sleeve
• Poly protective outer bag
1. American Woman
2. No Time
4. No Sugar Tonight / New Mother Nature
5. 969 (The Oldest Man) (Instrumental)
6. When Friends Fall Out
8. Proper Stranger
9. Humpty's Blues / American Woman (Epilogue)