Tag Archives: 1973

Record Review: Brian Eno – Here Come the Warm Jets [part 3]

[…continued from last post] Eno’s Roxy Music brethern Manzanera + Mackay were all over this album, but even drummer Paul Thompson got into the act on the comically morose “Dead Finks Don’t Talk.” He built a marching rhythm that featured … Continue reading

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Record Review: Brian Eno – Here Come the Warm Jets [part 2]

[…continued from last post] The next track was “Cindy Tells Me;” a 50s bobby-sox throwback like aspects of some of the less outré material from the first Roxy Music album. The dreamy backing vocals were swoon-worthy, but the fly in … Continue reading

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Record Review: Brian Eno – Here Come the Warm Jets [part 1]

Brian Eno: Here Come The Warm Jets – US – CD [1994] Needles In A Camel’s Eye The Paw Paw Negro Blowtorch Baby’s On Fire Cindy Tells Me Driving Me Backwards On Some Faraway Beach Blank Frank Dead Finks Don’t … Continue reading

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John Wetton: 1949-2017

I was looking to see what Martyn Ware [?!] had to say about the mess America has become of late when I saw that he had mentioned that John Wetton had died this morning. Having put alcoholism and open heart surgery behind him in … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 1]

1973 Every journey has to have a first step, so this was where mine began. The year was 1973. I was going to be ten years old by the end of the year. I had already bonded with my transistor … Continue reading

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