Label: Immediate - SMIM 2107/8 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album Gatefold • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Mod
The Autumn Stone is a posthumous retrospective double albumand the second compilation album released in the UK by Small Faces in on the Immediate label. The double album contains most of the Small Faces' Immediate and Decca original 7" single releases, together with live recordings from a concert at Newcastle City Hall and previously unreleased material, some of which was possibly intended for the band's projected but unrealised fourth LP, The title track "The Autumn Stone" and "Wham Bam Thank You Ma'am" its correct title, according to composer Steve Marriott - 'Wham Bam Thank You Man'as it was titled on the Afterglow single where the song first found release in Marchwas apparently a label misprint had originally been recorded on September the 11th as the a and b sides of a projected but ultimately unreleased single.
This recording session proved to be the Lazy Sunday - Small Faces - The Autumn Stone final studio work together aside from some session work in Paris with Peter Frampton for a Johnny Halliday album in December. The Autumn Stone album was released by Immediate Records founder Andrew Loog Oldham in Novembermore than six months after the band had officially announced their break up, and three months after Steve Marriott's new band Humble Pie had released their own debut LP.
In Germany, a single LP version with only the 'new' material was released under the title In Memoriam. All tracks written by Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane unless otherwise noted. Immediate had originally intended to release a single album of exclusively 'new' material, with five live tracks on side one and five 'new' Lazy Sunday - Small Faces - The Autumn Stone tracks on side two. This version was released in Germany as In Memoriam.
In Memoriam was reissued on vinyl in the s, bolstered by the inclusion of other rarities such as 's "Don't Burst My Bubble". It has also since been issued Gir Du Et Knus - Snapshot - Snapshots Bedste CD with the rest of the tracks from The Autumn Stone as bonus tracks.
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