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596. we were all uprooted

First there was Aphrodite’s Child and its mad fusions of extreme psychedelia and extreme pop. Eventually, there was Academy Award winning soundtrack stuff so definitive it’s since become kind of a cliché.  50 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

657. the end of the world

In which Aphrodite’s Child (featuring a young Vangelis among other Greek psyche-prog weirdos) deliver a nugget of pop drama that’s equal parts syrupy and creepy in all the… 45 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Rain and tears

I wrote about Pachelbel’s Canon and it’s influence on an inspiration for so many other pieces of music. Once you recognise the chord progression of this seventeenth century canon, then you can’t avoid hearing it in all sort of different pieces of music.  93 more words

Music... And My Favourite Gigs

What’s On Michael Portillo’s iPod: WACO

Here at Birthday Cake For Breakfast, we like to get to the heart of what an artist is all about. We feel the music they listen to is just as important as the music they make. 488 more words

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