Released: Mar 1969
Label: Legacy Recordings
Led by Rod Argent (a founding member of The Zombies), Argent didn't exactly set the commercial world on fire, but anyone who's ever listened to classic rock radio has probably heard their sole hit "Hold Your Head Up" approximately one zillion times. Though that song is not on this 1970 debut, folks may recognize "Liar," which was covered and made a hit by Three Dog Night. A combination of prog rock and pop music, Argent's best moments are a sort of cross between Then Play On-era Fleetwood Mac and Traffic (check the opener). Zombies fans will dig "Schoolgirl.