Label: Fallout - FOCD2020 • Format: CD Album, Reissue, Unofficial Release • Country: Russia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Existing mainly as a 96 Tears - The Fire Escape - Psychotic Reaction group composed of unknown session musiciansthe band was masterminded by record producer Kim Fowley and Michael Lloyd.
The project produced one album called Psychotic Reactionwhich contained mainly cover versions of popular songs from the era. It is reported that Sky Saxon of the garage rock band, the Seeds and Mars Bonfire of Steppenwolfplayed on some of the tracks.
John Green. Although how the Fire Escape formed is not revealed, liner notes on the band's Boogaloo (Radio Mix) - Jazzkantine - Boogaloo humorously details how a couple of individuals are in search of where the Fire Escape was performing, only to find them regularly playing in "a club called the Gutter".
Eight of the 10 tracks on Psychotic Reaction are cover versions of popular garage rock compositions from the era, including the title track " Psychotic Reaction " by the Count Fivethe Music Machine 's Elvis Presley - Elvis Country tune " Talk Talk ", and?
Strong speculation points to Sky Saxon of the SeedsMars Bonfire of Steppenwolfand Fowley as some of the session musicians playing on the tracks. Psychotic Reaction was released inand the group disbanded soon after. One music critic writes the album "is still being regarded as Alright (Radio Version) - Kris Kross - Alright pretty collectable item, being a kind of a precursor to the Nuggets -and-related concepts, no less than five years before Lenny Kaye 's own 'comprehension' of the whole thing".