Classic album review - 1971 T.Rex album 'Electric Warrior'

Night Talk 26/11/2018

Every Monday night after the 10pm news, Mitch Harris is joined in studio by Marty Duda of Radio13 to look back at a classic album.

Tonight: This album is known as the beginning of the 'glam rock' movement.
First released in September 1971, three popular singles were released off 'Electric Warrior' - Jeepster, Cosmic Dancer and Bang A Gong (Get It On). It is widely regarded as the best album by T.Rex.

On Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all-time that was released in 2003, 'Electric Warrior' placed at number 160 on that list.

Tracks played:
1) Hot Love (non-album single released just before Electric Warrior was released)
2) Mambo Sun
3) Jeepster
4) Lean Woman Blues
5) Life's A Gas
6) Rip Off
7) Bang A Gong (Get It On)

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