The Outsiders: Beat Legends. – Photo Sound Book –

Van Vuuren, Hans

£65.00

1st Edition
Hardcover

Pictorial boards. Issued without dust jacket. Includes CD in pocket at rear. As new. Introduction by Huub van der Lubbe. Text in Dutch and English. Captions in English. A “Photo Sound Book”. Limited edition of 1000 copies.*** c. 190 pages of photographs, art work, newspaper and magazine cuttings, handwritten lyrics and more. A beautiful visual document of the legendary Dutch beat group The Outsiders. The CD contains 20 previously unreleased tracks, mostly live recordings. *** The Amsterdam-based band The Outsiders were one of the most popular homegrown bands in the Netherlands from 1965 to 1967, and have since become a favorite among historians of the beat music era; Richie Unterberger wrote that the Outsiders “could issue a serious claim for consideration as the finest rock band of the ’60s to hail from a non-English-speaking nation,” and Richard Mason penned an essay on the group calling them “the most underrated band ever.” (From AllMusic)