Encyclopedia > Surrealistic Pillow

  Article Content

Surrealistic Pillow

Surrealistic Pillow is an album by American psychedelic band Jefferson Airplane, released in February of 1967 (see 1967 in music). The album includes Jefferson Airplane's two best-known songs, "White Rabbit" and "Somebody to Love". Surrealistic Pillow peaked at #3 on Billboard's Pop Albums chart, while "Somebody to Love" and "White Rabbit" peaked at #5 and #8, respectively, on the Pop Singles chart.

Jefferson Airplane's fusion of folk-rock and psychedelia was original at the time, though it spawned many imitators within a few years. Surrealistic Pillow was perhaps the first blockbuster psychedelic album, and helped define the scene that the late 1960s became known for.

Track listing

  1. She Has Funny Cars (Balin/Kaukonen)
  2. Somebody to Love (Slick/Slick)
  3. My Best Friend (Spence)
  4. Today (Balin/Kantner)
  5. Comin' Back to Me (Balin)
  6. 3/5 of a Mile in 10 Seconds (Balin)
  7. D.C.B.A. 25
  8. How Do You Feel
  9. Embryonic Journey (Kaukonen)
  10. White Rabbit (Slick)
  11. Plastic Fantastic Lover (Balin)


  • Marty Balin - Guitar, Vocals
  • Jorma Kaukonen - Guitar, Guitar (Rhythm), Vocals
  • Grace Slick - Organ, Piano, Keyboards, Recorder, Vocals
  • Paul Kantner - Guitar, Vocals
  • Jack Casady - Bass, Guitar (Rhythm)
  • Spencer Dryden - Percussion, Drums
  • David Hassinger - Engineer
  • Rick Jarrard - Producer

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... Heydrich, Nazi official March 20 - B. F. Skinner, behavioral psychologist (+ 1990) March 23 - Joan Crawford, actress March 26 - Joseph Campbell, author and expert ...

This page was created in 59 ms