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With several greatest-hits compilations already out, Aquarius/"Capitol" decided to collect tunes which represent the influences the band dabbled with, rather than just showcasing bona fide hits during April Wine's First Decade. Released for the first time are three compositions by leader Myles Goodwyn that were supposed to be on his first solo album, but were left off in what did become another April Wine album — 1977's Forever for Now. "It's a Pleasure to See You Again," "Somebody Like You," and "Am I In Love" showcase Goodwyn's well-deep talent for writing simple, effective love songs like they just roll off his tongue. From the wonderfully dirty, tongue-in-cheek "Slow Poke," to the mystic "Mama Laye," these tunes cover a broad spectrum.


Formed: 1969 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

April Wine formed in late 1969 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, but vocalist/guitarist Myles Goodwyn, guitarist David Henman, drummer Ritchie Henman, and bassist Jimmy Henman soon moved to Montreal. "Fast Train," their first hit, appeared in 1971, the same year as the self-titled debut album. Jimmy Henman left soon after and was replaced by Jimmy Clench. The next year brought the band's first Canadian number one single, "You Could Have Been a Lady," from On Record. David and Ritchie Henman left before the...
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