Recorded between January 1968 and February 1970, Jimi’s desire to push the boundaries of blues music can be heard throughout. Both Sides Of The Sky additionally highlights Jimi’s mastery of studio production and his increasing use of these facilities as a proving ground for new sounds, material, and techniques.
Frank Zappa is an acquired taste. Not everybody gets the music. Either you like him or hate him. I was impressed with the latest musical film offering. Frank Zappa was notorious for his Halloween shows. I love the fact that this audio package comes with a Frank Zappa costume. I am surprised that the Alice Cooper camp has not come up with this idea yet.
On December 1st 2017, The Rolling Stones are releasing 18 never before heard tracks recorded for the BBC from 1963 to 1965. The inception of “les enfants terrible” begins here where they were to become the greatest rock and roll band. Raw and bluesy, the music takes root and spreads a long career of classic rock tunes.
In 1955, comedian and bandleader Jackie Gleason asked Dali to design the cover art for his fifth LP, Lonesome Echo. Dali included this description on the cover: “The first effect is that of anguish, of space, and of solitude. Secondly, the fragility of the wings of a butterfly, projecting long shadows of late afternoon, reverberates in the landscape like an echo. The feminine element, distant and isolated, forms a perfect triangle with the musical instrument and its other echo, the shell.
Publicity stunt or crazy? Gene Simmons is trying to trademark the hand gesture for love. He claims he was the first to come up with it in 1974. Rock historians will beg to defer, John Lennon was the first to use it and Ronnie James Dio made it famous when he joined Black Sabbath. I… [Read More]
Grantray-Lawrence Animation is the Canadian animation by brought the world The Marvel Super Heroes and Spider-Man television shows. They also created the in-house show called Rocket Robin Hood. We don’t realize it but sound is a major key in animation. It brings the whole experience alive. The animation of these shows were not exactly the… [Read More]