In the Atic this morning, we played you Peter Frampton, Steve Marriot & Company making up Humble Pie. This was recorded in 1971 at the Fillmore East. Peter Frampton actually did this song this past summer at Moondance Jam as an encore.
Released in February 1974, Humble Pie’s seventh studio album, ‘Thunderbox’ was pivotal for the seminal hard rock group led by legendary vocalist and guitarist Steve Marriott. But not in a good way, as it signaled their commercial fall from grace.
Humble Pie's 1971 double live album 'Performance: Rockin’ the Fillmore' finally broke the British rock band in the U.S. after a couple years of missing the charts. The record reached No. 21 and gave the band the shot it needed to push forward.
This might very well be an odd category considering the following bands aren't anything obscure, in fact; very successful at least commercially. Those names or bands that fall into the, "Whatever happened to...?"
Motown legend, Nick Ashford left the planet this past Tuesday. Nick wrote many, many hits during his career. One of his hit's you might know was "I Don't Need No Doctor" first recorded by Ray Charles in 1966 and Recorded in 1970 by rock legend Humble Pie...