MOUNTAIN were formed in 1970 and released their debut album ‘Mountain Climbing’ accompanied by their first single ‘Mississippi Queen’ which reached number twenty-one in the Billboard charts.
MOUNTAIN was considered to be Americas answer to CREAM, and was based around the killer guitar work of LESLIE WEST. This 2 CD set contains all their classic material, and features a version of CREAM’S ‘Politician’. There is also a salute to the greatest power trio of all time THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE, with versions of three songs associated with them, ‘Red House’, ‘Voodoo Chile’, and ‘Hey Joe’. This release is part of the Official Live Mountain Bootleg Series.
Disc 1: Intro / Never In My Life, Whisky Train, Theme For An Imaginary Western / Hall of Mountain King, Politician, Third Degree / Red House, Crossroader / The Doctor. Disc 2: Voodoo Chile / Hey Joe, Blood of the Sun, Jam / Du Garnia du Fria / Star Spangled Banner, Nantucket Sleighride, Mississippi Queen, Crossroads.