There are, of course, the great intro riffs: Sabbath's "Iron Man," Led Zep's "Whole Lotta Love," B.O.C.'s "(Don't Fear) The Reaper," Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl," etc. Oft copped, rarely topped. Instinctively grasping this, Fu Manchu still manages to elbow some room with a brand of high-octane, hard-pounding psychedelia that's instantly recognizable and absolutely memorable by virtue of the fact that the band excels in those crunching chordal repetitions that deliver the message directly to the pleasure... More >>>