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Their debut 45 sold well locally and is now a collectors' item. Their follow-up attracted wider attention and that year they relocated to San Francisco and signed for Capitol. Perskin's violin is prominent throughout the first LP, particularly on the beautiful Song Shivas Headband* - Psychedelic Yesterday (CD Peace and standout track Kaleidoscoptic.
During their spell in California they played a few gigs at the Avalon. They were also the resident band at the New Orleans House in Berkeley for a while. It was during this time that Spencer Perskin Album) on Mother Earth's debut album Living With The Animals and also turned down the opportunity of joining the band.
Having made little money from their Capitol deal, the band Shivas Headband* - Psychedelic Yesterday (CD to Texas. As only 1, copies of their second LP Coming To A Head were pressed on the small Armadillo label, it has become a rare collectors' item.
Sadly, this appears to have concluded their long relationship with Franklin, who provided the band with their distinctive armadillo imagery. The band's first royalty check opened the club and hired Eddie Wilson as manager. Shiva's Headband was also the first band to perform there. The album cover featured artwork by Jim Franklin. The band still performs in Austin, using the name Shiva's Headband Experience.
Issued by Ignite records in the summer ofproduced by Bruce Hooper Shivas Headband* - Psychedelic Yesterday (CD became a golf pro songs by Spencer Perskin. Recorded at Pecan Street studio.
Fans have told me that one hearing of this song changed their lives forever. This was the first Armadillo records release.
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