Posts Tagged ‘Oscillations’ 2019’

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I have really been paying attention to the upcoming Record Store Day releases here and in the USA, amongst the various supposed ‘must-haves’ there’s is a 7”vinyl that does interest me.

The Silver Apples revisit their 1968 wonder ‘Oscillations’. ‘Oscillations’ 2019 is Simeon’s new studio recorded, upgraded and augmented version of the original classic track of the same name and reflects how he likes to play it live. Or as he says, ‘Mixing it Up’. The flip, or AA side is ‘The Edge of Wonder’ remixed by Andrew Weatherall.

Weatherall is a huge Silver Apples fan, so no surprise he wanted to do a remix. This was his favourite track of the last album, Clinging To A Dream. Here he lovingly works his magic on this extended remix.

This was the first track off of the Silver Apples debut LP released on Kapp Records back in 1968. Just listen to it and ponder how ahead of it’s time it was 43 years ago. Any one sitting in his bedroom right now with a Christmas morning casio keyboard owes a debt to this song, folks. In case you were wondering, that Simeon guy who wrote all these songs. Here is The Original……

It’s released by Enraptured.