This album was released in 1974 and is the band's fourth studio album. The album is considered a classic of space rock and features the singles "Psychedelic Warlords (Disappear in Smoke)" and "Paradox". The title of the album is a reference to Edvard Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King" and to a Portobello Road cafe called The Mountain Grill (now closed), frequented by the band and their contemporaries from the Ladbroke Grove scene in the early 1970s. The album was produced by Dave Brock and Simon House and was recorded at Spaceward Studios in Cambridge, England.
Hall of the Mountain Grill reached number 16 on the UK Albums Chart and number 110 on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album has been praised by critics for its innovative sound and its blend of space rock, psychedelic rock, and progressive rock.
Hall of the Mountain Grill is a classic album of space rock that is still enjoyed by fans today. It is a must-listen for fans of the genre.
|Original Release: 1974.
|Catalog No: 7243 5 30035 2 4.
|Type: Jewel Case.