JOSEFUS
Proto-Metal / Hard Rock • United States

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Josefus was one of the first American bands to bridge late-'60s hard rock with early-'70s heavy metal. Their two albums, both released in 1970, were extremely influenced by early Led Zeppelin, and to a lesser degree other heavy British and American rock groups from the end of the '60s. Blues-rock formed much of the base; Pete Bailey's high tortured vocals owed much to the Robert Plant school, and the songs were built around crunching riffs. But the songs and riffs, mostly in a downbeat foreboding posture, weren't all that good. If Josefus was a pioneer, it was in the sense that the band was one of the first models for the blunt sound of Texas hard rock and heavy metal, to be expounded upon with much greater success by the likes of ZZ Top.Josefus' lead guitarist, Dave Mitchell, and bassist, Ray Turner, had played together in the high-school band Rip read more...
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Josefus: Dead ManJosefus: Dead Man
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Sundazed Music Inc. 2000
Audio CD$68.95
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Dead Man...PlusDead Man...Plus
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Akarma Italy 2006
Audio CD$99.97
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Dead ManDead Man
Numero Junior 2014
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Josefus - Josefus + Dead Man (2 on 1 Cd)Josefus - Josefus + Dead Man (2 on 1 Cd)
Red Fox Records
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Get Off My CaseGet Off My Case
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Imports 1993
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Get Off My Case By Josefus (1993-08-16)Get Off My Case By Josefus (1993-08-16)
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Dead Man
Proto-Metal 1970
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Josefus
Proto-Metal 1970
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Son Of Dead Man
Hard Rock 1990
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Get Off Of My Case
Proto-Metal 1993

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Halloween 2004 Live
Proto-Metal 2005

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Dead Man / Get Off Of My Case
Proto-Metal 1999
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Dead Man aLive
Proto-Metal 2002
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Deadbox
Proto-Metal 2003
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Encore
Proto-Metal 2008
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Light In Heaven - Early Studio And Live Recordings
Proto-Metal 2010
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Son of Dead Man Anniversary Edition
Hard Rock 2010

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Crazy Man / Country Boy (Come)
Proto-Metal 1969
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Jimmy, Jimmy / Sefus Blues
Proto-Metal 1970
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Hard Luck / On Account Of You
Hard Rock 1979
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Let Me Love You / Big Time Loser
Hard Rock 1979

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