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  • Both ABC-Dunhill Albums by the Los Angeles Blues-Rock Band Smith on One CD

  • Minus-Plus Has Never Been Reissued in Any Format Until Now

  • Features Lead Vocalist Gayle McCormick, Who Went On to Record a Number of Solo Albums for Dunhill

  • Liner Notes by Richie Unterberger

  • Added Photos

  • Remastered by Maria Triana at Battery Studios in NYC 


SMITH: A Group Called Smith/Minus-Plus CD

Smith were discovered in an L.A. nightclub by none other than Del Shannon, who got them signed to ABC-Dunhill and arranged their smash hit cover of “Baby, It’s You.” They also boasted one of the best albeit largely unknown female singers of the ‘60s in the person of Gayle McCormick, who, with her blonde good looks and powerful, bluesy voice, seemed destined to lead Smith to big things (she did go on to record a series of solo albums for Dunhill). However, the band broke up after these two albums, and while the first album was reissued on a long out-of-print (and now very expensive) CD, the second album has never been reissued in any format until now. Remastered by Maria Triana at Battery Studios in NYC, with liner notes by Richie Unterberger and added photos. One of the missing links in the late-‘60s L.A. scene!


A Group Called Smith


  1. Let’s Get Together
  2. I Don’t Believe
  3. Tell Him No
  4. Who Do You Love?
  5. Baby It’s You
  6. Last Time
  7. I Just Wanna Make Love to You
  8. Mojaleskey Ridge
  9. Let’s Spend the Night Together
  10. I’ll Hold Out My Hand
  11. You Don’t Love Me (Yes I Know)
  12. Born in Boston
  13. Comin’ Back to Me
  14. Feel the Magic
  15. Jason
  16. What Am I Gonna Do
  17. Take a Look Around
  18. Since You’ve Been Gone
  19. Circle Man
  20. Minus-Plus


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