David Bowie

David Bowie is one of the most influential and legendary artists of all time. The Strange Brew pays tribute to The Thin White Duke.  Keep your ‘lectric eye on me babe! David Bowie – Let Me Sleep Beside You (Bowie at the Beeb, EMI, 2000 rec 1969) Junior’s Eyes – Circus Days (Single B-side to […]

The All Night Workers

Monday, 19 November 2012, 19:09 | Category : Articles
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The All Night Workers/The All-Nite Workers was a name used by around 30 musicians from West London for a series of interrelated bands that spanned the years 1965-1972.  In the fifth and final part of an exhaustive history, Nick Warburton turns to The All Night Workers under its new singer Clyde Barrow and the group’s […]

The League Of Psychedelic Gentlemen

Wednesday, 7 November 2012, 20:04 | Category : Reviews
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By Jason Barnard Four new-psych heroes combine forces on a new Fruits de Mer EP to fight the scourge of musical apathy. On “The League of Psychedelic Gentlemen” nick nicely, The Bevis Frond, Anton Barbeau and Paul Roland individually present four exclusive tracks, old and new.  With his electronic super powers nick nicely’s “Rosemary’s Eyes” […]

The Soul Sailor – The Effects of Getting Wilder and Wilder

Thursday, 1 November 2012, 20:37 | Category : Reviews
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By Jason Barnard In Perugia, Italy a potent brew of classic rock, soul and psych rock is being spread by Simon Francesco Di Rupo, aka The Soul Sailor, and his band The Fuckers. Imagine Starsailor at their inception but with a wider palette and psychedelic undertones. The Soul Sailor don’t claim to push any boundaries, instead […]