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Man 1975 - Maximum Darkness {with John Cipollina of Quicksilver Messenger Service}

The culmination of Man's American tour of 1975 was their introduction to Quicksilver Messenger Service's mercurial guitarist John Cipollina. He was at a Man gig and later, talking to the band, said "You guys sound just like Quicksilver." I think it was Deke who replied "Of course we do. We've been listening to them for about 300 fucking years!"
Cipollina was invited back to Britain to guest on the next UK tour. He agreed and arrived in London in early May to take up the baton. The tour lasted a month and the lineup was captured during the 'West Coast Weekend' concerts at the Chalk Farm Roundhouse on 26th May 1975, the album being released as 'Maximum Darkness'.

The CD also includes the earlier recording from 4th May 1975 recorded at The Keystone, Berkeley, California.