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Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! album flac Performer: Yuya Uchida
Title: Challenge!
Style: Psychedelic Rock
Released: 1991
Country: Japan
MP3 album: 1610 mb
FLAC album: 1857 mb
Rating: 4.2
Genre: Rock

Challenge! is the debut studio album by Japanese rock band Flower Travellin' Band, then called Yuya Uchida & The Flowers, released in 1969. It features mainly cover songs, and was a means for Yuya Uchida to explore the emerging psychedelic rock movement outside his own career, and to introduce the work of upcoming Western bands such as Cream, Big Brother and the Holding Company, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Jefferson Airplane to a Japanese audience

1 Yuya Uchida & the Flowers. Flower Travellin' Band. In 1969, after the release of the album; Remi Aso and guitarist Katsuhiko Kobayashi relocated to the United States. Their first releases were backing jazz trumpeter Terumasa Hino on the single "Crash" followed by the mini-album Anywhere.

Challenge! (1969) by Yuya Uchida & The Flowers. Labels: CBS. Genres: Psychedelic Rock. Songs: Combination of the Two, Intruder, Summertime, I'm So Glad, Greasy Heart, Hey Joe.  . Yuya Uchida & The Flowers. Album (Studio full-length).

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Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge (1969) 02 - Intruder 03 - Summertime 04 - I'm So Glad 05 - Greasy Heart 06 - Hey Joe 07 - White Room 08 - Hidariashi No Otoko 09 - Piece Of My Heart 10 - Stone Free. Yuya Uchida & The Flowers foi a banda que antecedeu a lendária Flower Travellin' Band, que viria a ser formada somente com a entrada do vocalista Akira "Joe" Yamanaka. além de cantor, Uchida também atuava como ator. Como se pode perceber, o álbum é composto de vários covers de bandas como Jefferson Airplane, Cream, The Jimi Hendrix Experience e Big Brother & The Holding Company. Yuya Ychida & The Flowers was the predecessors from the legendary Flower Travellin' Band, that only would become formed with the entrance of the vocalist Akira "Joe" Yamanaka.

Shocked after seeing Jimi Hendrix perform in London in 1967, Uchida returned home and wanted to introduce a similar sound to Japan. He formed Yuya Uchida & The Flowers who released the album Challenge! in 1969, which is composed almost entirely of covers of Western psychedelic rock acts. After replacing all but one member and reverting to a producer/manager role himself, the group changed their name to Flower Travellin' Band and released another cover album, 1970's Anywhere, before relocating to Canada

Yuya Uchida & The Flowers chronology. Uchida himself reverted exclusively to the producer/manager role. Their first album, Anywhere, mirrored Challenge! by mainly consisting of cover songs and nude cover ar.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Combination Of The Two
Music By – S. Andrew*Words By – S. Andrew*
2 Intruder
Music By – J. Joplin*Words By – J. Joplin*
3 Summertime
Music By – G. Gershwin*Words By – D. Heyward*
4 I'm So Glad
Music By – N.S. James*Words By – N.S. James*
5 Greasy Heart
Music By – G. Slick*Words By – G. Slick*
6 Hey Joe
Music By – B. Roberts*Words By – B. Roberts*
7 White Room
Music By – P. Brown*Words By – J. Bruce*
8 Hidariashi No Otoko
Music By – K. Kobayashi*
9 Piece Of My Heart
Music By – B. Burns*Words By – J. Ragovoy*
10 Stone Free
Music By – J. Hendrix*Words By – J. Hendrix*

Companies, etc.

  • Made By – Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.


Original released in 1969.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
YS-10063-J Yuya Uchida & The Flowers Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! ‎(LP, Album) Columbia YS-10063-J Japan 1969
HMJA-108 Yuya Uchida & The Flowers Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Columbia HMJA-108 Japan 2015
PLP-7622 Yuya Uchida & The Flowers Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! ‎(LP, Album, RE) P-Vine Records PLP-7622 Japan 2002
ARLP 526 Yuya Uchida & The Flowers Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! ‎(LP, Album, RE) Absinthe Records ARLP 526 France Unknown
ASHCD 3044 Yuya Uchida & The Flowers Yuya Uchida & The Flowers - Challenge! ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Unofficial) Phoenix Records ASHCD 3044 UK 2011