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Posted By: Mike Waterman · 4/8/2013 2:17:00 PM

The Echoplex was a delay effect that utilized a tape loop.  Parchment Farm's keyboard player, Gary Reed, attached one to his Farfisa organ for some spacey effects!  Here's the Wikipedia entry, in case you're really interested in a technical explanation of the
Echoplex:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echoplex.

This song (originally done by The Doors) is an example of how the Echoplex could be used to stretch a 2-minute song to more than 6 minutes!

The photos were shot at Corn's Lake in Columbia, Missouri, in 1970 by Jane Fitzpatrick (now Jane Watermann) on an Instamatic camera.

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  1. Mike Lusher posted on 04/08/2013 04:21 PM
    Wow! You just made my day...a great rendition of a Doors classic! Psychedelic...
  2. Ace posted on 04/09/2013 02:28 PM
    So cool. Can I get a copy of that?
  3. Ricardo Bahia posted on 08/10/2013 05:36 AM
    Great sounding group. Similar to a band I saw in Troy, MO in the early 70's called George Perkins and the Silver Fox. Any connection?
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