Creedence Clearwater Revival is classic by any definition of the word. One of the few bands that is played all over the place and I still like and don’t feel it as been “played-out” even though it has become a cornerstone of Americana.
Back in high school RK and our other friend, BackFat would go so far as to hide the new cassettes they bought so that other people wouldn’t start listening to the music they were listening to… It got ridiculous but their angle was that it is annoying to like a song and then everyone around you hears it and rushes out and buys that same album and starts playing that song over, and over and over until you dispise the song and never want to hear it again.
I agree that is annoying, and it is in that context that I appreciate this recording because it doesn’t get played-out.
So for anyone who doesn’t already have CCR here it is;