FRACTION

Proto-Metal • United States
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Rising from the L.A. psychedelia scene Fraction led by Jim Morrison-esque vocalist Jim Beach who was in Fever Tree before thier first release and then connected up with fellow working class musicians, the Swanson brothers, Curt on drums and Don on lead guitar, rhthym guitarist Robert Meinel and bassist Victor Hemme and "were seeking something with more teeth."

The band had a small studio in North Hollywood industrial complex where they would jam at all different times as all the members were working stiffs and all had day jobs. The band entered Whitney Studios early in 1971 and being on a strict budget the band recorded Moon Blood in three hours with no overdubs or any other studio effects. Basically a live studio recording.

Moon Blood is a heavy climate of spooky stoner rock, acid psych and proto-punk casts Beach's Morrison screaming, howlin' vocals and Arthur Lee(Love) inspired possessed punk-raunch
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Moon BloodMoon Blood
Phoenix Records 2010
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Superposition [Vinyl]Superposition [Vinyl]
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INFINE 2008
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Proto-Metal 1971

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