by Richie Unterberger
Though they got considerable input from talented L.A. songwriters and producers, with their two big hits penned by outside sources, the Electric Prunes did by and large play the music on their records, their first lineup writing some respectable material of their own. On their initial group of recordings, they produced a few great psychedelic garage songs, especially the scintillating "I Had Too Much to Dream Last Night," which mixed distorted guitars and pop hooks with inventive, oscillating reverb. Songwriters Annette Tucker and Nancie Mantz wrote most of the Prunes' material, much of which in turn was crafted in the studio by Dave Hassinger, who had engineered some classic Rolling Stones... Read More...
1 The Electric Prunes - Ain't It Hard 2:10 2 Electric Prunes - Little Olive 2:42 3 Electric Prunes, The - I Had too Much to Dream Last Night 2:54 4 The Electric Prunes - Luvin' 2:04 5 The Electric Prunes - Get Me To The World On Time 2:29 6 The Electric Prunes - Are you Loving Me More 2:24 7 Electric Prunes - Dr. Do Good 2:27 8 Electric Prunes - Hideaway 2:42 9 Electric Prunes - Long Day's Flight 3:12 10 The Electric Prunes - The King Is In The Counting House 2:00 11 Electric Prunes - The Great Banana Hoax 4:09 12 Electric Prunes - Wind-Up Toys 2:26 13 The Electric Prunes - You Never Had It Better 2:08 14 The Electric Prunes - Every Body Know You're Not In Love 2:59 15 Electric Prunes - Hey Mr. President 2:41 16 The Electric Prunes - Flowing Smoothly 3:01 17 Electric Prunes - Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers 3:25 18 Electric Prunes - Love Grows 4:02