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Leslie West Checks His Sound On A New Album

September 16, 2015

There’s a few guitarists whose sound is easily recognizable, and Leslie West is one of those. His fat tone preceded MOUNTAIN and gained additional colors through the years, colors that are in play on the veteran’s new record, “Soundcheck,” to be … Continue reading

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Leslie West scales new heights

August 13, 2013

Not so many artists who graced the Woodstock stage has remained as relevant as Leslie West. Looks like the guitarist put MOUNTAIN on hold but the veteran’s songs such as “Long Red” that originally appeared on his 1969’s debut, “Mountain,” which gave … Continue reading

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MOUNTAIN’s Corky Laing goes operatic

July 30, 2013

Mostly known as Leslie West’s cohort in MOUNTAIN and Jack Bruce’s rhythm section partner, drummer Corky Laing might have missed the Woodstock performance yet he played on many a band’s classic songs and co-wrote many of them including the immortal “Mississippi Queen.” … Continue reading

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MOUNTAIN – Go For Your Life

July 5, 2013

Scotti Brothers 1985 / Esoteric 2013 The stomping return of The Great Fatsby – slimmed-down to fit in with the times but rocking away as if the sleighride never ended. After their final bow on New Year’s Eve of 1974, … Continue reading

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Interview with MARK CLARKE

February 3, 2013

December 2006 He has it all: the looks, the voice, the talent, the skill, yet all Mark Clarke’s interested in is playing with the artists he finds interesting. The great artists who find Mark’s talent essential – be it COLOSSEUM, … Continue reading

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