- Forming in London, England, in 1971, Foghat continue to tour and record today with three of the four original members still in the line-up.
- With 18 albums to their credit, Foghat have achieved eight gold records, one platinum and one double platinum record.
- Their first album, Foghat (1972) was produced by Dave Edmunds.
- The band took a year or so off around 1985 before being urged by producer Rick Ruben to reunite.
- Though never successful on the singles charts, the band continue to make great music featuring that awesome slide guitar.
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- Slow Ride was written by Foghat member, Dave Peverett.
- It featured on Fool for the City (1975); the band’s fifth album.”
- In 2009, VH1 listed Slow Ride at #45 on its Best Hard Rock songs of all time.
- There are five versions of Slow Ride; the original album version (8 mins and 14 secs), the single version (3:56), the 1977 live version (8:21), the King Biscuit Flower Hour Foghat version (10:37), and the 2007 live version (9:44).
- The single version peaked at #20 on the US singles Chart.
- Slow Ride has appeared in the movie FM and the television shows, Family Guy and Mike and Molly.
- Slow Ride lyrics.
slow ride – foghat – 1975 – video
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