Label: Kama Sutra - KLPS-8054,Kama Sutra - KLPS8054,Kama Sutra - KLP/KLPS 8054 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Pop Rock
Having released two previous albums and a soundtrack, along with a stream of singles, over the previous 12 and a half months, the Lovin' Spoonful assembled their third regular studio LP, Hums of the Lovin' Spoonfulfor release around Thanksgiving Released simultaneously with the album and included on it were the two songs from the next single, "Nashville Cats," which became the band's seventh consecutive Top Ten entry, and "Full Measure," a B-side featuring drummer Joe Butler on lead Full Measure - The Lovin Spoonful - Hums Of The Lovin Spoonful that scraped into the singles chart.
Those Rod Stewart - A Shot Of Rhythm And Blues the money songs, although Bobby Darin discovered the leadoff track, "Lovin' You," and quickly covered it for a Top 40 hit, and the moody "Coconut Grove," a tribute to Fred Neilwould become a permanent part of Spoonful leader John Sebastian 's repertoire in his solo career.
An emphasis on the parts of the album is a way of describing it as more a loose collection of disparate tracks than a unified effort, despite Sebastian 's hand in all the compositions and his lead vocals on most of them.
This was by necessity, but also by design, since Sebastian and co. They often succeeded: Except for the vocal similarity, the rock band playing "Summer in the City" and the caustic, autobiographical "4 Eyes" doesn't sound much like the country unit picking its way through "Lovin' You" and "Nashville Cats.
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