Ravi Shankar is described by George Harrison as the ‘Godfather of World Music’
‘The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society, to be precise, is an interesting album and is not at all what I was expecting
Back to my 1001 journey, though I note a newer version of my book, with ‘Unknown Pleasures’ on the cover, as..
Stevie Winwood formed the band Traffic in 1968 after leaving the very successful Spencer Davis Group as their front man, from age fifteen!
..the way I love you
Sweet Soul Music of the highest order from Aretha Franklin. A beautiful piece ..
The album itself is variously described as The Rolling Stones’ ‘coming of age’ by various long term collaborators.
I have to say, production aside, I’m rather disappointed with this compared to my euphoria over “Are You Experienced”
After a chaotic year, Andy Warhol, creative producer of VU has left after losing interest and his parting sh..
Introducing Indian Music (Hindustani to be correct) to the West were Pandit Shiv Kumar on the santoor, Harip..
From Butcher Hollow in Kentucky, famously this ‘Daughter of a Coal Miner’ was on her seventh studio album fo..