2nd of May

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For the date, see May 2.
The 2nd of May
Studio album by May Blitz
Released 1971
Recorded Air Studios, London
Genre Hard rock
Psychedelic rock
Blues rock
Progressive rock
Label Vertigo
Producer John Anthony
May Blitz chronology
May Blitz
1970
2nd of May
1971

The 2nd of May is the second LP from British/Canadian trio May Blitz. It was released in 1971 following up their previous self-titled release. This was the first May Blitz album that wasn't self produced by the band. Instead, the band hired producer John Anthony.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Hudson/Newman/Black except where noted

Side one
  1. For Mad Men Only - 4:15
  2. Snakes and Ladders - 4:40
  3. The 25th of December - 3:11
  4. In Part - 6:07
Side two
  1. 8 Mad Grim Nits - 4:30
  2. High Beech - 5:00
  3. Honey Coloured Time - 4:12
  4. Just Thinking - 6:17 (Black)

Personnel[edit]

  • Bass, vocals – R. Hudson
  • Drums, percussion – T. Newman
  • Guitar, twelve-string guitar, vocals – J. Black
  • Artwork – Tony Benyon
  • Photography – Chris Hopper
  • Producer – John Anthony
  • Engineer – Dave Harries

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