The Kinks

Monday, 24 December 2012, 14:53 | Category : Kinks
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God save The Kinks! The Strange Brew presents an hour of songs by Ray and Dave Davies. The Kinks – I’m Not Like Everybody Else (Single B-side to Sunny Afternoon, Pye, 1966) Shel Naylor – One Fine Day (Single A-side, Decca, 1964) Dave Berry – This Strange Effect (Single A-side, Decca, 1965) The Thoughts – […]

Comfortably Pink Floyd

Sunday, 23 September 2012, 15:19 | Category : Reviews
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As The Strange Brew Podcast’s Pink Floyd Show showed, Floyd covers can produce fantastic results. A great new example is by Blackburner, a US industrial metal band, who have just produced an excellent version of “Comfortably Numb”: [soundcloud url=”http://soundcloud.com/cleopatra-recs/12-blackburner-comfortably” params=”show_comments=false&auto_play=false&show_playcount=false&show_artwork=true&color=cc6633″ width=”100%” height=”85″ ] Also featuring Billy Sherwood plus Chris Squire of Yes, it successfully blends the darkness of Roger […]

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Covered

Tuesday, 29 December 2009, 19:23 | Category : Beatles
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Sgt. Pepper in its entirety as you’ve never heard before. Reassess this psychedelic masterpiece with reinterpretations of Lennon, McCartney and Harrison classics. Advance Single Plastic Penny – Strawberry Fields Forever (Two Sides of a Penny, Page One, 1968) David Bowie – Penny Lane (artist and origin tbc, c1967) Side one The Jimi Hendrix Experience – […]