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Up For The Down Stroke

   Artist: Parliament
Label: Casablanca
Orig. Released: 1974
Catalog No.: LPCASA7002
Condition: Sealed-Reissue
Format: LP

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"... the band's second album (following 1970's Osmium), and their first to be released on Casablanca Records. The album's title track was Parliament's first chart hit and remains one of the most well-known P-Funk songs. The album also contains a funk reworking of The Parliaments' song "(I Wanna) Testify" under the title "Testify". "Up for the Down Stroke" is also notable in that it regenerates George Clinton's professional relationship with bassist Bootsy Collins, who had taken a two year hiatus from the group. Bootsy would play a pivotal role in all of the Parliament albums released through Casablanca Records."

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Track Titles

A1. Up For The Down Stroke
A2. Testify
A3. The Goose
A4. I Can Move You (If You Let Me)
B1. I Just Got Back
B2. All Your Goodies Are Gone
B3. Whatever Makes Baby Feel Good
B4. Presence Of A Brain


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