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Pete Brown: White Rooms & Imaginary Westerns


WHITE ROOMS & IMAGINARY WESTERNS.
on the road with Ginsberg, writing for Clapton and Cream
an anarchic odessey

This tale of Pete Brown, UK post-beat poet and premier psychedlic lyricist, is just great.

Brother Paul Green reports »»

"Gradually Brown morphed into a songwriter/singer. He wrote more material from Cream, notably ‘I Feel Free,’ ‘Sunshine of Your Love,’ and ‘White Room’, the last referring to the new flat where he’d holed up, brooding on whether to prioritise poetry or music. When he ran through a lyric for Graham Bond, who also wanted to collaborate with him, the Great Beast of the Hammond organ told him he’d just become a vocalist. It was a fraught transition...."


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Features:

24: Parallel Stories Must Converge [Kiefer Sutherland] [TV drama]
Asylum [Iain Sinclair] [TV drama]
Cracker [McGovern] [TV drama]
The Prisoner [McGoohan] [TV drama]
The Stone Tape [Kneale] [TV drama]

Flamenco Revisited
Cranial Firestorms: Atomic Rooster Retrospective
Hwy 101: Ottmar Liebert Live At The Secret House
Lamya [Lamya interview]
Sampling the Dead [electro-dance]
Essential Dub [King Tubby]
Bootleg Music [various]
The New Flamenco [roots guitar]

CDs

Ottmar Liebert The Scent Of Light
JJ Cale/Eric Clapton The Road to Escondido
Ted Nugent Full Bluntal Nugity Live
Zucchero Fly
Stephen Duros Thira [07 Grammy nominee]
Joe Abernethy College Grove
One Guitar Ottmar Liebert [07 Grammy finalist]
Lava [Ottmar Liebert & Eric Schermerhorn]
In the Arms of Love [Ottmar Liebert] |
Transit II Jon Gagan [07 Grammy nominee]
Transit [John Gagan]
Plank Spankin' Paul Wainwright & Sax Safari
Geisterfaust [Bohren]
Bohren & the Club of Gore
Mambo Sinuendo [Cooder/Galban]
Lovers Live [Sade]
Vozero [Phil Manzanera]
In The Flesh [Roger Waters]
Two Against Nature [Steely Dan]
The Best of Sade [Sade]

Muso DVD

Mika Kaurismaki: Moro No Brasil DVD docu [Seu Jorge, Ivo Meirelles, Margareth Menezes, Silverio Pessoa]
Stewart Copeland: Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out
Echoes Of Forgotten Places Robert Fantinatto/Robin Guthrie
Space Is The Place [Sun Ra]
Being Mick [Mick Jagger]
Gimme Shelter [Stones]
Merchants of Cool [Bad Company]
2VN [Steely Dan]
Sheryl Crow: Rockin' The Globe Live

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