Friday On My Mind 79: Time Seller

This was the first single The Spencer Davis Group released after Steve Winwood left.

The heavy cello prefigures early Electric Light Orchestra (their eponymous first album featured the cello a lot, as well as brass) but does anyone else hear in the introduction pre-echoes of Oasis? (“Free to be whatever I – “)

The Spencer Davis Group: Time Seller

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