Country Joe & The Fish* ‎– Electric Music For The Mind And Body

Vanguard ‎– VSD•79244, Vanguard ‎– VSD • 79244
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo, Pitman Pressing

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A1 Flying High 2:37
A2 Not So Sweet Martha Lorraine 4:18
A3 Death Sound Blues 4:21
A4 Happiness Is A Porpoise Mouth 2:47
A5 Section 43 7:23
B1 Superbird 2:01
B2 Sad And Lonely Times 2:21
B3 Love
Words By, Music By – Melton*, Barthol*, Cohen*, Hirsh*, Gunning*
B4 Bass Strings 4:58
B5 The Masked Marauder 3:07
B6 Grace 7:03

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Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman pressing. A label variation, which has "Stereolab" instead of "Stereo" on labels.

Copyright 1967
Vanguard Recording Society Inc., N.Y.
Recorded in USA

May include 'Vanguard / Recordings for the Connoisseur / THE BACH GUILD' paper inner sleeve.

First catalog number on front cover and spine, second catalog number on rear cover.

All songs except "Superbird," copyright by Joyful Wisdom, BMI. "Superbird," copyright by Tradition Music, BMI.
Processed at Vanguard Record's 23rd Street Studio, New York City

Artist credited as 'Country Joe & The Fish' on front cover, credited as 'Country Joe And The Fish' on rear cover, spine, and labels.

Labels credit drums to 'Chick Hirsch'.
A side label titles track A3 as 'Death Sound' and track A4 as 'Porpoise Mouth'.
B side label titles track B1 as 'Super Bird'.

Also available as VRS•9244 (mono)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side A): VSD-79244-A XSV 123840
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side B): VSD-79244-B XSV 123841
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Etched, Side A): o VSD 79244A 1 XSV 123840-3F
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Etched, Side B): VSD 79244B XSV 123841-3F
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Stamped, Sides A & B): P
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Etched (except "D 1" Stamped), Side A (variation 1)): VSD 79244A XSV 1238110-3B R D 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Etched (except "C 1 0" Stamped), Side B (variation 1)): VSD 79244 B XSV 123841-3F C 1 0
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Stamped, Sides A & B (variation 1)): P o
  • Rights Society: BMI