9 Replies to “ Jefferson Starship - Red Octopus (CD, Album) ”

  1. Mar 10,  · Matter of fact, it was a long held rumor in , as good acid was drying up, (laughing) that Red Octopus was the product of a fifth column of CIA agents, riding under the guise of the Jefferson Starship, all designed to sap the intelligence out of the American counterculture movement, moving the Jefferson Airplane into the middle of the road and onto a downhill slide into oblivion/5().
  2. May 04,  · There's no denying that Red Octopus is one of the most successful commercial albums ever produced by a previously counterculture band. On this second official release of Jefferson Starship, Paul Kantner, Grace Slick, Marty Balin and company boldly toss off the last vestiges of the Jefferson Airplane era and stride boldly into the world of mids corporate rock/5().
  3. Jefferson Starship: Red Octopus ‎ (CD, Album, RE, RM) RCA: US: Sell This Version: Reviews Add Review [r] Release. Edit Release All Versions of this Release Data Correct. Add to Collection Add to Wantlist Remove from Wantlist. Marketplace /5(2).
  4. Technically speaking, Red Octopus was the first album credited to Jefferson Starship, though practically the same lineup made Dragon Fly, credited to Grace Slick / Paul Kantner / Jefferson Starship. The difference, however, was crucial: Marty Balin was once again a fully integrated bandmember, writing or co-writing five of the ten tracks.9/
  5. Technically speaking, Red Octopus was the first album credited to Jefferson Starship, though practically the same lineup made Dragon Fly, credited to Grace Slick/Paul Kantner/Jefferson Starship. The difference, however, was crucial: Marty Balinwas once again a fully integrated bandmember, writing or co-writing five of the ten tracks.
  6. was the only song on the album. Clearly, they needed him. And good thing they got him, too. If it weren't for Balin, Red Octopus would be completely unlistenable. As it is, it sounds like a revue instead of a band, with Grace Slick getting her couple of songs, Papa John Creach getting his instrumental, Pete Sears getting his and so on.
  7. rows · Listen free to Jefferson Starship – Red Octopus (Fast Buck Freddie, Miracles and more). .
  8. He joined the Starship for one song, Caroline, on their last album, and from all the press and radio play it got, you’d have thought it was the only song on the album. Clearly, they needed him.

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