I found myself wondering where the blues took hold with me. I attribute my 47+ year fascination with the blues to the band Cream.
The year was 1968 a formative time in my life. 195 more words
Last nights poem, I called Sleepy time time, after the Creams song; so thought I would blog it for you all. The Cream were one of the first of the so called super groups, with Jack Bruce (a multi- instrumentalist) playing bass, doing most of the singing and playing the harmonica (including this track, with his wife) and wrote most of the music; he was one of he great rock bassists of the time. 96 more words
Baker Gurvitz Army Newcastle Mayfair 24th November 1975
Ginger Baker formed the powerhouse rock band Baker Gurvitz Army with brothers Paul and Adrian Gurvitz (formerly of The Gun and “Race with the Devil” fame), former Shark’s singer ‘Mr Snips’ (I recall seeing Sharks at Sunderland Mecca and they were excellent) and keyboard player Peter Lemer. 414 more words