Eve of Destruction" is a protest song written by P. F. Sloan in mid-1964. Several artists have recorded it, but the best-known recording was by Barry McGuire. This recording was made between July 12 and July 15, 1965, and released by Dunhill Records. The accompanying musicians were top-tier Los Angeles session players: P. Sloan on guitar, Hal Blaine (of Phil Spector's Wrecking Crew) on drums, and Larry Knechtel on bass guitar
Eve of Destruction (Barry McGuire album). Eve of Destruction is a studio album released by American folk music singer-songwriter Barry McGuire, released in 1965. The album features McGuire's most known hit "Eve of Destruction". It also features McGuire's cover versions of songs by several artists, including Bob Dylan, Tom Jones, as well as Sylvia Fricker.
Barry McGuire really captured the feeling of what was going on at the time. Even though I wasn't around when the song was recorded, I can say that this is a true classic. Kev O'carroll from Helensburgh, ScotlandThe Pretty Things recorded a stompin' version of this. On his live album, "It's For You", Roe mentions this and plays the first verse of "Eve of Destruction" before going into "The Lust. Dirk from Nashville, TnThis record probably sounds kind of dorky to young people when they hear it now. But my god, was it explosive to hear it on the radio in the 1960s.
Produced by Steve Barri, . Sloan & Lou Adler. Album Eve of Destruction. Eve of Destruction Lyrics. The eastern world it is explodin' Violence flarin', bullets loadin' You're old enough to kill but not for votin' You don't believe in war, what's that gun you're totin' And even the Jordan river has bodies floatin' But you tell me over and over and over again my friend Ah, you don't believe we're on. the eve of destruction
Eve of Destruction" is a protest song written by P. Sloan. Barry McGuire recorded the track in July 1965. It was released by Dunhill Records and was an instant hit reaching on the Billboard Hot 100 in September of that year. Top Rock Collection, Vol. 1.
Eve of Destruction is a studio album released by American folk music singer-songwriter Barry McGuire, released in 1965. It also features McGuire's cover versions of songs by several artists, including Bob Dylan, Tom Jones, as well as Sylvia Fricker Eve of Destruction. Studio album by. Barry McGuire.
Lyrics to "Eve Of Destruction" song by Barry McGuire: The eastern world it is exploding Violence flarin', bullets loadin' You're old enough to kill but n. .And tell me Over and over and over and over again my friend You don't believe We're on the eve of destruction Mmm, no, no, you don't believe We're on the eve of destruction. Writer(s): STEVE BARRI, PHIL SLOAN, P. B. Barry McGuire Lyrics. album: "Eve Of Destruction" (1965).
Words By, Music By – Barry McGuire. Words By, Music By – Barry McGuire.
The Barry McGuire Album (1963) availability in print as an import "Eve of Destruction Man" otherwise LP only This is Barry's first solo album released on the Horizon label in 1963. It was later reissued on the Mira label in the mid-60s. This album is much closer to Barry's folk roots than the others. The New Christy Minstrels back him throughout. Songs were written by Barry himself, Hoyt Axton and Rod McKuen, all who were on the Horizon label at the time. This album was re-released as "the Eve of Destruction Man" later, remaining for the most part the same.
Band Name Barry McGuire. Album Name Eve of Destruction. Released date 12 August 1965. Labels Dunhill Records. Members owning this album2. Eve of Destruction. 2. She Belongs to Me.