Label: Hed-Arzi - BAN 14106 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Remastered, Repress • Country: Israel • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock
The Churchills or The Churchills Band was an Israeli band founded inactive until the mids. It was a part of the rhythm bands scene that were active in Israel in the s, especially in Ramla. The band played rock music in English, from psychedelic rock to hard rock and progressive rock. It was also active in other countries, under the aliases of Jericho Jones and Jericho.
It was one of the first Israeli rock bands. The band was a leading force in the early Israeli beat scene, but it was their cooperation with Arik Einstein that So Alone Today - Churchills - Churchills them cross over to the mainstream of Israeli pop and gain recognition. Their collaboration with Einstein proved to New York Dolls - Lipstick Killers very influential on Israeli rock.
It began when the Churchills were invited to work with Einstein on his third solo album Poozyrecorded in This is considered by many to So Alone Today - Churchills - Churchills the first rock album in Hebrew. The Churchills played on half of the tracks in that album, one of which was a Hebrew version of one of their own songs "When You're Gone". Following Poozythe Churchills also played with Einstein in his gigs, and continued to play and produce three more albums with Einstein: ShablulPlastelina and On Avigdor's Grass Contributory to the Churchills' sound at the time was the joining of two foreign members: Canadian vocalist Stan Solomon and British guitarist Robb Huxley formerly with The Tornados.
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