This performance of John Fahey’s ‘Red Pony’ from 1969 was recently shown in a great documentary about the guitarist broadcast by the BBC. This performance of John Fahey’s ‘Red Pony’ from 1969 was recently shown in a great documentary about the guitarist broadcast by the BBC. The film was titled In Search of Blind Joe Death, and is summarised […]
Blue Oyster Cult with Patti Smith, ‘Career of Evil’ (Albert Bouchard / Patti Smith), originally appeared on the Blue Oyster Cult album, Secret Treaties (1974).
NRBQ, ‘Don’t You Know’, from the Kick Me Hard album, and from 1980 a live TV performance of ‘Rocket in My Pocket”. One of these days, very soon, we will publish a Rant + Rave about the glorious, yet relatively obscure NRBQ … watch this space.
This is Thievery Corporation, from their 2008 album Radio Retaliation, with LouLou Ghelichkhani on vocals on this one.
From the movie, Under Great White Northern Lights, filmed 2007.
This is ‘Nick Drake’ by Mogwai
The Rolling Stones are finally releasing a cinema version of their 1972 movie, Ladies and Gentlemen, The Rolling Stones. Here is a rough version from the old video dubs that have been circulating for 30-odd years. The tune is ‘Dead Flowers’. Best line-up of the Stones, with Jagger and Richards on vocals, and Mick Taylor […]
Here’s a ripping tune to get you moving in the morning – ‘Splanky’ by Count Basie. Originally from the 1957 Atomic Count Basie album.