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GONG – Live on French TV Show “Le Petit Dimanche Illustré” (1968)

Here’s probably the earliest footage of Gong that I’ve ever seen.  Gotta love the late 60′s… nice threads, hangin’ loose with some stone foxes… man, they were outta sight!  17 more words

GONG – “THANK YOU” (I See You – 2014)

R.I.P. Daevid Allen

Daevid’s ‘farewell song’ to us….  and he will be missed.  What an innovator, this crown prince of the Canterbury Scene. 106 more words

Hallucinating Freedom Calls

So, along with the Saturdays searching through Good Vibrations or Rob’s Record Mart for copies of albums by Tangerine Dream or Edgar Froese or Peter Baumann or Yes there was a band called Gong. 478 more words

Music

SIGIHT (Song I'm Glad I Heard Today): Soft Machine "Out-Bloody-Rageous"

There’s a branch of 1970s progressive rock called the “Canterbury Scene,” which is a jazzier, more experimental variant of the genre. Amongst its leading groups are Camel, Caravan, and Soft Machine. 532 more words