Love came straight out of LA in the sixties. They were unlike their name being more of a Punk Band than a soft lovey sound. They were feisty and full of angst. 394 more words
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Love were a brilliant band. They produced three outstanding albums. Forever Changes was their apotheosis.
This track comes from that album. For me it sets the whole picture of the enquiring nature of the sixties counter culture. 588 more words
Song of the Day, April 27: Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and Hilldale by Love
Jimi Hendrix and Arthur Lee met in 1964 or 1965 at the Gold Star Studios in Los Angeles, where singer Rosa Lee Brooks was recording Lee’s song… 814 more words
The late great Arthur Lee would have been 70 on March 7th.
Much missed, here’s a picture of Arthur when Love made a very rare TV appearance on “Where The Action Is”, with Bryan Maclean on the left of the pic, Johnny Echols on the right, and Alban “Snoopy” Pfisterer on drums at the back. Great picture, great band.
Here are some tracks from beloved reissues, I listen to in heavy rotation lately. First is Arthur´s “Dreams and Images” released via Light in the attic records / Lee Hazelwood records. 354 more words
Arthur Lee was an enigmatic figure in the Los Angeles rock scene, a powerful innovator who honed the internal tensions of his band into something magical. 1,452 more words