Country Joe and the Fish

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Country Joe and the Fish
Country Joe and the Fish in 1967
Country Joe and the Fish in 1967
Background information
OriginBerkeley, California, United States
Years active1965–70, sporadically thereafter
Past member(s)Country Joe McDonald
Barry "The Fish" Melton
Gary "Chicken" Hirsh
David Bennett Cohen
Bruce Barthol
David Getz
Peter Albin
John Francis Gunning
Paul Armstrong
Mark Ryan
Gregory Leroy Dewey
Mark Kapner
Doug Metzler

Country Joe and the Fish was an American psychedelic rock band formed in Berkeley, California, in 1965.

The band self-produced two EPs that drew attention on the underground circuit before signing to Vanguard Records in 1966. Their debut album, Electric Music for the Mind and Body.

Their second album, I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die, was released in late 1967.

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