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Good Things
Graham Day & the Forefathers
Own Up U5
Released: Nov 3, 2014
Label: Own Up
Track Listing
1 Good Things
2 Mary
3 Can't get you out of my mind
4 Whenever I'm gone
5 I am the fisherman
6 Sitar spangled banner
7 Begging you
8 You want blood
9 Be on your way
10 You always find a way to hurt me
11 Sucking out my insides
12 Get off my track

Liner Notes

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Reviews

"...quite stunning tonight..."
Retro Man Blog
Graham Day & The Forefathers are quite stunning tonight, armed with a mightily impressive back catalogue that deserves to be lauded amongst the very best in great British Rock music [Read More...]
A brilliant idea and a great album.
New Untouchables
It is a very neat trick to be able to play with such force and such skill so as not to lose the finer qualities of a tune. [Read More...]
What a result!
Voix de Garage
The original versions are different , in the same spirit : just sexy . In the end you already know his work or not , here is a full album that feasts on the first note to the last . [Read More...]
I’m fast running out of superlatives.
Retro Man Blog
'...basically classic, timeless songs that deserve to be lauded as much as anything written by those other great British song-writers Weller, Marriott, Davies and Townshend.' [Read More...]
they occasionally sound a lot more snotty than the (excellent) original tracks.
Ox Fanzine
Pure listening pleasure! A really marvellous album... [Read More...]
Flashes of pure genius.... leave you open-mouthed....
Rumore
God does not exist, if one of the greatest British songwriter of the last 30 years is almost unknown. [Read More...]
The energy bursting out of the speakers is simply amazing.
Penny Black Music
These songs are timeless, so much so that if you didn’t know otherwise you’d think that ‘Good Things’ was an album of new songs recently put down onto tape by a new young band with oceans of attitude and the confidence to successfully recreate the sounds of the past for a new generation. [Read More...]
'...summons up the sound of a Chelsea booted Hendrix fronting the Small Faces in a sweaty club...'
Q Magazine
Three chords and the truth again from Kent's garage gods. [Read More...]
A brilliant idea and a great album.
New Untouchables
It is a very neat trick to be able to play with such force and such skill so as not to lose the finer qualities of a tune. [Read More...]
there's more attitude and sonic attack on this album than most bands half their age could muster.
Harmonic Distortion
there's more attitude and sonic attack on this album than most bands half their age could muster. Make no mistake, this is no half-arsed re-hash. [Read More...]
Brash and boisterous songs performed with super-charged, pent-up energy.
Monkey Picks
"It’s like Graham Day of old, only more so. His vocals and wah-wah guitar assaults are the stuff of legend and with Allan Crockford and Wolf Howard’s formidable rhythm section striking everything with extra gusto it’s a heavyweight collection." [Read More...]
"IF YOU TRY AND DO SOMETHING COMPLETELY ORIGINAL IT'LL BE TOTAL SHIT": THE GRAHAM DAY INTERVIEW
Monkey Picks
"I was delighted to finally pin Graham down (figuratively speaking) for a rare interview." [Read More...]
Standard bearers of 80's garage rock back as a trio
Blues Magazine
'At the end of last year, Day made peace with his past and now we have the Forefathers...' [Read More...]
GRAHAM DAY & THE FOREFATHERS at the BETHNAL GREEN WORKING MEN’S CLUB
Monkey Picks
'They crashed, banged and walloped anything and everything within striking distance. It would’ve been easier to bash a hole in a prison wall than find a weakness in these monumentally tough slabs of songs. ' [Read More...]