If you check the credits of The Rolling Stones- Goats Head Soup LP from 1973 you-ll find a certain @Pascal@ listed on the percussion section. That is none other than Los Angeles based artist Nicolas Pascal Raicevik *1933/1994(, aka 107/34/8933, aka Head, aka Nik Pascal, aka Nik Raicevic. Besides his hitting the bongoes on the Stones album, Nik was a great artist on his own, both as a painter and as a musician. As a musician, he was a pioneer in the use of synthesizers, preceeding the Berlin school by some years when his Head LP was released on on Buddah in 1970. Buddah probably saw in Head the opportunity to cash in s... + INFO
9.30 Fly formed in Cheltenham, UK, in 1971 with Michael Wainwright *vocals(, Barbara Wainwright *vocals, piano(, Lyn Oakey *guitar(, Gary Charman *bass( and Mike Clark *Drums(. They soon gathered local popularity, even opening for The Velvet Underground at Malver Winter Gardens in 1972. That same year they released their eponymous LP on Ember, offering in it a fantastic selection of original tunes in the finest UK prog rock style, mixing in some folkie melodies and keeping a psychedelic air all through the grooves.Their original Ember LP has since become a rare collectors- piece that gets now it-s first legit vinyl re... + INFO
More of that West Yorkshire ambient-drone-and-more goodness from A/Sun Amissa on Gizeh! Ceremony In The Stillness is the project's perfectly named fourth full/length, and as well as those deep dark smooth atmospheres, it also features both thick riffs and actual drums in a few places, bringing another angle into the Amissa world. A very atmospheric record.
Tras abandonar The Rattles, orgullo psicod茅lico de la ciudad de Hamburgo, Achim Reichel form贸 A.R. & Machines nombre derivado de sus iniciales y las m谩quinas, es decir los instrumentos electr贸nicos utilizados para crear su m煤sica. De esa creaci贸n tenemos como resultado un Krautrock pronunciadamante psicod茅lico, a veces marcadamente Folk, y muy original e innovador, personas como el gran Brian Eno han manifestado la inspiraci贸n que encontraron en 茅sta grabaci贸n de 1,971, en su caso le ayud贸 a embarcarse en sus aclamados proyectos de musica Ambient de finales de los 70's.
Noise-freaks ACTION BEAT serve up another helping of inspired rock improv madness. LP-only release pressed on 180-gram clear vinyl with download. Edition of 475 copies.