Dazed and Confused – The Yardbirds – 2018



Album Dazed and Confused by The Yardbirds
Album Dazed and Confused by The Yardbirds

Dazed and Confused is a compilation album by the British rock band The Yardbirds, released in 2018 by Repertoire Records. The album features 22 tracks from the band’s 1960s recordings, including some of their most popular songs such as “For Your Love”, “Heart Full of Soul”, “Shapes of Things” and “Over Under Sideways Down”. The album also includes rare and unreleased tracks, such as the original version of “Dazed and Confused” that inspired Led Zeppelin’s famous cover, and a live version of “I’m a Man” recorded at the Marquee Club in London. The album is a comprehensive overview of the band’s musical evolution, from their early blues influences to their pioneering psychedelic and hard rock experiments. The album showcases the talents of the three legendary guitarists who played with the band: Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page. Dazed and Confused is a must-have for any fan of The Yardbirds or classic rock in general.

Dazed and Confused (Live on Bouton Rouge) is a great live album that captures the band at their peak. It is a good introduction to their music for new listeners and a great addition to the collections of fans of their work.

The personnel of the album Dazed and Confused – The Yardbirds – 2018 (Live on Bouton Rouge) are:

– Keith Relf: harmonica, lead vocals, percussion
– Jimmy Page: guitar
– Chris Dreja: bass guitar
– Jim McCarty: drums, backing vocals

This album is a live recording of the Yardbirds in 1968, featuring their performance on the French TV show Bouton Rouge. It also includes tracks from their BBC sessions in Manchester, UK. The album was released in 2018 on white vinyl with a DVD video, limited to 2000 copies worldwide.

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