The Roar of Jefferson Airplane – Jefferson Airplane



The Roar of Jefferson Airplane is a compilation album by the American rock band Jefferson Airplane, released in 2001 by BMG Heritage. The album features 16 tracks that span the band’s career from 1966 to 1972, including some of their most famous songs such as “Somebody to Love”, “White Rabbit”, “Volunteers” and “Embryonic Journey”. The album also includes two live tracks, “Plastic Fantastic Lover” and “3/5 of a Mile in 10 Seconds”, recorded at the Fillmore Auditorium in 1968.

Jefferson Airplane was one of the pioneering bands of psychedelic rock, and one of the first from the San Francisco scene to achieve international commercial success. The band was known for its experimental sound, political lyrics, and vocal harmonies, as well as its involvement in the counterculture movement of the 1960s. The band’s lineup changed several times over the years, but the core members were Marty Balin, Paul Kantner, Grace Slick, Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady and Spencer Dryden.

The Roar of Jefferson Airplane is a tribute to the band’s legacy and influence on rock music. It showcases the band’s diversity and creativity, as well as their passion and energy. The album is a must-have for fans of Jefferson Airplane and psychedelic rock in general.

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