Expectations for ‘Selling England By The Pound’ were high in the UK, and it didn’t disappoint, with a No.3 debut.
Named for a device that creates high-voltage electricity, Van der Graaf Generator was a shock to the system of prog’s first generation.
The new version of the band's classic song from 1970 is also available as 7” single.
Comprising 17 CDs and 3 Blu Ray discs, the new collection includes everything the prog pioneers recorded for Charisma, plus copious rarities.
The former schoolteacher featured briefly on the UK charts of the 1970s, but lingers long in the hearts of those who know him.
Acclaimed British prog rockers Alan Parsons Project's debut album Tales Of Mystery And Imagination is being reissued on black vinyl through UMG