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813. we are normal

The Bonzo Dog Band (aka the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band) were never normal. They started out terrorizing jazz and Music Hall stylings, but as the 1960s hit their psychedelic peak, they were crossing over into rock and pop as well, showing up in the midst of the Beatles TV special… 46 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Poetics and the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band

I have had a poetic weekend. I was a poet at the Poetry Café’s Fourth Friday in Covent Garden. That was great fun. Poets gave us love, rye humour, politics and a nice tale of a gasman. 89 more words

Peckham

A home suitable for here, or outer space.

Back in the early 1970’s, someone in Finland decided that the current design we were using to live in, had got a bit dull, and needed shaking up. 327 more words

Silver Bodysuit

Magical Mystery Tour - why the Beatles' first failure is an enduring success

Critics don’t always get things right, even when they broadly agree with each other. The history of the arts in the twentieth century is littered with works which were panned, dismissed or subject to lukewarm contemporary reviews which have gone on to be hailed as masterpieces. 4,225 more words

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Mind Widening Music: Bizarro Music #3 - Vivian Stanshall

by Lee Widener

For the third edition of Bizarro Music we travel across the sea to jolly ol’ England, to profile Vivian Stanshall. To quote Wikipedia: 840 more words

Press Release For Vivian Stanshall's “Sir Henry At Rawlinson End”

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Bonzo Dog Band’s Vivian Stanshall’s “Sir Henry At Rawlinson End” Soundtrack by Michael Livesley and Brainwashing House feat. Rick Wakeman and Neil Innes To Be Released… 537 more words

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