Blows Against the Empire is a concept album by Paul Kantner, released under the name Paul Kantner and Jefferson Starship, the first album to use the "Starship " name, although the personnel line-up was not the same as would appear on the first actual Jefferson Starship album. It was released in as RCA Victor. Find a Paul Kantner / Jefferson Starship - Blows Against The Empire first pressing or reissue. Complete your Paul Kantner / Jefferson Starship collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Blows Against the Empire - Paul Kantner, Jefferson Starship on AllMusic - - Paul Kantner's debut solo album actually was.
Blows Against the Empire is a concept album by Paul Kantner, co-founder of Jefferson Airplane, released under the name Paul Kantner and Jefferson Starship. It was the first album from Kantner to use the “Starship” name, although the personnel line-up was not the same as would appear on the first actual Jefferson. Considered to be Paul Kantner's finest solo work, his spaced-out science fiction-based rock opera features performances by a Who's Who of West Coast rock at the time, including Jefferson Airplane/Starship bandmates Grace Slick, Joey Covington, and Jack Casady, the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia, Mickey Hart, adn. I just bought this a week before Paul Kantner left us. What a work of art! With background and vocals of Jerry Garcia and David Crosby helping out Kantner and Grace Slick, this first solo by Kantner tells the story of the people hijacking a starship to leave the earth and its wars behind. Awesome chord structures and.
Blows Against the Empire, an Album by Paul Kantner / Jefferson Starship. Released in October on (catalog no. LSP ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Psychedelic Rock, Folk Rock. Rated # in the best albums of Featured peformers: Paul Kantner (guitar, vocals, banjo, bass, producer), Grace Slick ( piano, vocals).