Monthly Archives: April 2017

(April 22, 2017): Neil Young and Crazy Horse – Be The Rain

Happy Earth Day. This is from the 2003 story album with accompanying DVD, Greendale.  Here is a link to the video of this tune. Save the planet for another day.

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(April 20, 2017): Axis – Solutions

From the 1996 12″ single, Solutions / Flutes.  Axis was an early drum and bass vehicle for Illian Walker.  Hard to find much info on Walker post 2013, but from the late 1990s through then he seemed to move into … Continue reading

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(April 19, 2017): The American Group – Stay Off The Grass

From the 1969 single, Room 222 / Stay Off The Grass.  The American Group (aka The Memphis Boys) appear to have been studio musicians that released two singles as The American Group in 1969 and a promo in 1968.  Both … Continue reading

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(April 7, 2017): Chet Baker – The Thrill Is Gone

From the 1956 album reissue of the 1954 10″, Chet Baker Sings.  The 1954 10″ is side B on this album. Side A is new material that was recorded in July 1956 at the Forum Theatre in LA.  Baker’s pure … Continue reading

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(April 4, 2017): The Angels of Light – I Pity The Poor Immigrant

From the 2005 album, Akron/Family & Angels Of Light. As the album title indicates, the album is a promo of two different bands, playing apart from each other. This is a cover of Dylan’s 1967 tune off the John Wesley … Continue reading

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(April 3, 2017): Basics – What Ever Happened To The Working Class?

From the 2015 album, The Age of Enlightenment.  Basics is an Australian trio with Kris Schroeder, Tim Heath, and Wally De Backer.  They started recording in 2002, but took a break in 2010 when De Backer’s solo career as Goyte … Continue reading

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(April 2, 2017): Bad Livers – Six Feet Down

From the 1992 album, Delusions of Banjer.  An Austin, TX trio (Danny Barnes, Mark Rubin & Ralph White) that was a bit bluegrass, a bit country, and a bit roots, but proudly covered all genres – from Captain Beefheart to … Continue reading

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