For a small outdoor venue, The Henry Miller Memorial Library in Big Sur is pretty great.
not that it matters but the amplifier in question belonged to Henry Kaiser, the producer of the grizzly man soundtrack
I love the little inserted disclaimer
"update: this story seems to be false"
Ironically the real peter green is still an anti-materialist who...
Part of what I got from it was that it really takes a master musician to fully exploit the tonal possiblities and dynamics of...
I carried an early 80s Rat half way around the world and gave it to Darko, the front man in Side Effect, the leading punk/alt band in Yangon...
from a few years ago, he sounds much more bitter discussing the state of contemporary music
love hurts, the emmylou harris gram parsons version.
more canterbury related weirdness
Steve Tibbetts IS astonishing. But I've never thought of him as prog (and I bet manfred eicher hasn't either)
All about location and orientation (and age). I'd never even heard of Blaze of Glory until today.
In England I would think High Ho Silver Lining....
In many songs I question the need for a guitar solo. It often seems like watching a movie where in the middle there's an intermission and a...
I thought this was going to be about the australians in this forum
Roxy Music receive their Art Rock credentials over tea, Paris 1973
they probably picked that up from the early Jeff Beck Group, Jeff used to invert his cabs too
photo by Tom Weschler @ The Grande Ballroom,...
In addition to his genius musicianship and composition skills, Stevie Wonder was somehow able to write profound adult lyrics about relationships...
as of today Haight Ashbury Music is closing, Gelb may be as well
another one down in San Francisco
I think that leaves just the guitar center for new guitars in this city?
The farm workers in africa and central and south america live a hard life as it is and by buying organic you encourage a system where the humans...
Is this Amedeo Pace?
He's making the roadies lug around a bulky fragile piece of 45 year old kit (which could probably be replaced by a cheap stompbox) as an act of...
is this how they relic guitars?
I used to feel the same... I had a lexicon lxp5, nice but it wasn't the same.
Anyway Eventide had a sale last may and I got the H3000 plugin for...
not a sign you normally see at the Met
Roger McGuinn discusses the influences on Eight Miles High here:
The gist of this telling is that Roger had an early portable cassette...