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For Children of All Ages

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Released  1969
Producer  Alan Brackett
Label  Sony/ATV Europe Ltd
Length  50:26
Release date  1969
Genre  Psychedelic pop
Recorded  1969, Hollywood Recorders, Los Angeles, California
For Children of All Ages (1969)  Spreading from the Ashes (2005)
Artist  The Peanut Butter Conspiracy
Similar  The Peanut Butter Conspira, The Great Conspiracy, Spreading from the Ashes

For Children of All Ages is the third and final album by the American psychedelic rock band the Peanut Butter Conspiracy (PBC), and was released on Challenge Records, in 1969 (see 1969 in music). The album came after the band's contract with Columbia Records expired and bassist Alan Brackett took it upon himself to be the record producer during recording sessions.

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The material on the album was originally intended as a side-project initiated by Brackett. Brackett composed the majority of the tracks during the PBC's 1968 touring schedule, and brought the songs to the recording studio Hollywood Recorders to record demos. Producer Dave Burgess was impressed by the resulting recordings, and encouraged more polished works, by instituting an eight-track and increasing the projects budget. A revamped lineup included former Clear Light members, organist Ralph Schuckett, and drummer Michael Ney.

For Children of All Ages was released in 1969, but failed to chart nationally. The album was the first and only release by the band to not credit vocalist Barbara Robison as "Sandi Peanut Butter", but rather by her actual name. The PBC toured into 1970, however, thorough a combination of changing musical tastes and personnel indifferences, the group could not expand beyond their following in Los Angeles and disbanded in 1970.

Side one

  1. "Now" - 3:13
  2. "The Loudness of Your Silence" - 2:50
  3. "It's Alright" - 3:32
  4. "What Did I Do Wrong?" - 2:17
  5. "Out in the Cold Again" - 2:36

Side two

  1. "Back in L.A." - 3:13
  2. "Gonna Get You Home" - 5:01
  3. "Have a Little Faith" - 2:48
  4. "Try Again" - 2:51
  5. "Think" - 3:04

Personnel

  • Barbara Robison - vocals
  • Alan Brackett - bass guitar, vocals
  • Ralph Schuckett - organ, piano
  • Michael Ney - drums
  • John Merrill - guitar, vocals
  • Songs

    1Gonna Get You Home5:01
    2Back In LA3:14
    3Have A Little Faith2:42

    References

    For Children of All Ages Wikipedia


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