…Very ‘Eavy …Very ‘Umble just takes off like a rocket with Gypsy straight into Uriah Heep‘s début album back in 1970. And what a début! Starting a first ever album with a hit straight away is a feat not easily repeated. Stellar!
Of course with David Byron‘s pipes, Ken Hensley handling the keyboard madness and other things – ok, some of the vocals too – plus Mick Box doing the usual stellar things with his guitar, all should be good. Right?? Well, not quite.
Because shortly after Gypsy ends, you kind of go ‘Now What’?
‘Tis a mixed bag you are getting. Not surprisingly the album was not too well received (or not at all well received) at first back in time.… Got hooked? Raid this some more...