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Rasputin on Sousaphone, Gorbachev on Tea-Tray...

Sometimes this blog goes a bit whimsical and it seems that today is one of those days.  Pausing only to have an inconclusive conversation with OH about the correct spelling of Gorbachev (there isn’t one because it’s in Cyrillic) we head off into the wardrobe of my soul, in the section labelled ‘shirts’.  186 more words

Politics

Insane Times - Various Artists [#634]

Insane Times: 25 Psychedelic Artyfacts from the EMI Vaults is a compilation album of really odd music. I’d say completely odd but the inclusion of Bonzo Dog, Yardbirds and Kevin Ayres kind of bring the oddness down a bit. 112 more words

Music

Obscure song of the day

OK, who knows The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band? Hands up….I said hands up. Not too many hands. OK, who knows Monty Python? allright, if you know Python, on some level you should know the Bonzo Dog Band. 58 more words

Poetry

Scene and Heard - CCLXIII : Everything’s Fine  -  The Wyatt Act (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

The Wyatt Act seem to sit in the common ground of a Venn Diagram where music, performance art and poetry all connect. Yes, Everything’s Fine is a quirky pop song, but it is more than that too. 252 more words

22. The Urban Spaceman - Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band

This was the ‘A’ side of the single with Canyons Of Your Mind.  This was definitely the poppier of the two sides – not quite so out there.   46 more words

Kindergarten Pop

4. Canyons Of Your Mind - The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band

The ‘’b’ side of the ‘I’m The Urban Spaceman’ single.   Since is was released in 1968 and I would have only been 1 at most I have absolutely no idea how or why we had this is our family record collection. 78 more words

Kindergarten Pop