HEP STARSHep Stars was most famous Swedish bands in'60s. They get recognition world wide as Benny Andersson of ABBA was their organist , but we must know they were an excellent '60s band! They released their first 45s 'Kana Kalipa/I Got A Woman' in '64. And their 4th 'A Tribute To Buddy Holly' got top 10 hit. Then they got triple no.1 'Farmer John','Cadilac','Bald Headed Woman'!!!
Their audience consisted from low teen girls. But their early live album has beat covers of Bald Headed Women, So Mystifying etc. and also their no1. Hit Cadillac!! Don't miss their first album 'We and Our Cadilac'. It is their beat garage era.(EMI Svenska Olga Records 724347518522) The CD has bonus tracks of their early singles. Listen their live album "Hep Stars on Stage" (EMI Svenska), you can feel a great atomosphere on record as beat band.
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