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How It Was

The Great Society

Initial release : 1968

Columbia CS-9702

Second of two live album released after the band had split up.


  • That's How It Is (Minor)
  • Darkly Smiling (D Slick)
  • Nature Boy (Ahbez)
  • You Can't Cry (Minor)
  • Daydream Nightmare (Minor)
  • Everybody Knows (D Slick)
  • Born to Be Burned (D Slick/J Slick)
  • Father (D Slick/G Slick/J Slick/Minor)

  • Grace Slick - piano, vocals
  • Darby Slick - guitar
  • David Minor - guitar
  • Jerry Slick - drums
  • Peter Vandergeler - bass

  • Producer - Peter Abram
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All the tracks from this LP were included on;

How It Was was reissued on the Harmony label in 1971 as Great Society.

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