The boys had to turn back to Sweden, beginning work on their second LP, simply to be called "2". Another setback was the resignation of original drummer, Freddie Skantze. A replacement was soon found in Tommy Tausis, who had been playing with another important Swedish pop group, the Strangers, until their break-up. Tausis is also present on some tracks on the second LP, which was released in July Musical experiments became increasingly important to the boys, who were very eclectic in their choice of music, playing many original songs, as well as some carefully chosen covers.
The next LP, "Extra Extra", was released towards the end of , and, like its predecessor, consisted of 6 original songs and 6 covers. Covers were taken from many different styles of music: soul, pop, and Motown. Saturday 25 April Sunday 26 April Monday 27 April Tuesday 28 April Wednesday 29 April Thursday 30 April Friday 1 May Saturday 2 May Sunday 3 May Monday 4 May Tuesday 5 May Wednesday 6 May Thursday 7 May Friday 8 May Saturday 9 May Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May This led to them quickly developing as a group, and drew influences from British mod artists, specifically the Small Faces , and like them, were the center of Swedish male fashion from onwards.
The band would cover songs from virtually unknown artists in Sweden, such as John Lee Hooker , Willie Dixon and Muddy Waters , but also from competitors, such as the Everly Brothers , the Easybeats and the Small Faces, something reflected on their later singles.
Between and , Tages managed to record five studio albums, including Extra Extra , which was amongst the first psychedelic rock albums recorded. During the later part of their career, Tages pioneered a genre of music, combining elements of Swedish folk music with contemporary rock music , specifically psychedelic rock. In doing so, the group recorded their final studio album, simply titled Studio in The album solely contains original material, and has often times been considered among the best Swedish albums of the s.
Blom departed the band in mid-late , after which the band renamed themselves into Blond. Use Your Fingers Bloodhound Gang.
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