R.I.P. of Oldish Psych & Prog blog

Global Searcher:
Site Content only Searcher

Login form
Search
Friendly Sites
  • A Maquina de Faser Sonhos
  • A Pound for a Brown
  • Arlequins
  • Blue Mammoth
  • Boyz Make Noize
  • Culture for All
  • Electric Music for the Mind and Body
  • Deserter's Songs
  • 18 Rodas
  • HeavyPsychMan Blog
  • improshit
  • KMXT Free Form Radio
  • the List
  • Museo Rosenbach
  • Musiques
  • Old Melodies
  • Prog & Psych
  • Rock BlogRoll
  • Sam1957
  • Schnickschnack Mixmax
  • Silverado Rare Music
  • That was Music
  • Todoblog
  • When You Motor Away
  • Create your own site
  • Entries archive

    Рейтинг@Mail.ru
    Рейтинг@Mail.ru Яндекс.Метрика

    Main » 2014 » December » 19 » Heron ~ 1972 ~ Twice As Nice & Half The Price
    20:24
    Heron ~ 1972 ~ Twice As Nice & Half The Price
    Heron ~ 1972 ~ Twice As Nice & Half The Pricegenre: psych, folk
    state: uk
    quality: lossless (ape, cue, log, covers, size: 464 mb)
    time: 40'24"+36'19"

    merion:
    It all began in 1967. Maidenhead was a hotbed of indifference, and young people had nowhere to go – so the Dolphin folk club was born. Poetry, music, discussion, frantic antics, drugs and sex...
    Folk music was a natural magnet to songwriters and performers who had little experience, but lots of enthusiasm.
    Fans of the Incredibles, Dylan and the like, their songwriting talent soon started to appear.
    Martin Hayward and GT Moore cross paths with Heron at. Maidenhead folk club, Windsor College etc. Messing about with penny-whistles, flutes, violins, half a bongo - their experiments with sound all lead to a deal with Dawn Label. Heron becomes Roy, Tony and GT.
    Steve Jones – accordion in hand (it’s too loud man!) - joins to rehearse at Appleford in Berks, and record Bob Dylan's "Hobo" as single at Pye studios.Heron don’t enjoy the studio experience – everyone too “fragile” creatively to cope - so decide to record only in fields! "HERON" DNLS 3010 the album is born...
    LP is a runaway failure, so compound problem by recording a double album for the price of one - with session pals Terry Gittings and Mike Finesilver. Band loses impetus – joins Shusha (minus Steve but plus Martin)
    Time passes - the rest of the world think it’s all over – but what do they know?
    Late 70’s early 80’s Heron (plus Steve minus Martin) teams up with Terry Clarke to gig folk clubs and Elephant Fair (elephants do forget...)Record new cassette – for promotion and sale. "Open up the Road" General drift from GT Moore, leading to gigs with Big Tom Robinson. This particular line up leads to recording at Steve’s studio – before it closes –a new collection based on some gig songs – “Hystorical” 1991. More quiet spells. Terry leaves to follow solo career. Enthusiasm wanes – gigs drop to one or two a year – mainly West Dean College
    Fast forward a few years….
    Holiday to Black Dog results in trip down memory lane – “getting it together again” and reliving the ’72 experience with new member Gerry Power to produce not only 30 songs old and new, but also a video documentary.

    cd1:
    01. Madman 4:42
    02. Take Me Back Home 2:03
    03. Love 13(Lone) 2:50
    04. Something Inside 2:33
    05. Miss Kiss 2:48
    06. John Brown 7:14
    07. Big A 2:58
    08. Winter Harlequin 8:49
    09. The Sound Of The Music 4:01
    10. Your Love And Mine 2:26


    cd2 (36'19"):
    01. You Really Got A Hold On Me 3:19
    02. The Great Dust Storm 3:33
    03. My Turn To Cry 2:00
    04. This Old Heart Of Mine 4:45
    05. Minstrel And A King 5:29
    06. Getting 'Em Down 2:01
    07. I Wouldn't Mind 4:03
    08. He's A Poor Boy 2:42
    09. The Devil 2:40
    10. Wanderer 2:55
    11. Harlequin 5 2:52


    Bass – Mike Finesilver
    Drums, Percussion – Terry Gittins
    Guitar, Electric Guitar, Piano, Vocals, Organ – Gerald T. Moore
    Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals – Willie Boazman
    Guitar, Piano, Vocals, Organ, Electric Guitar – Roy Apps
    Keyboards [All] – Steve Jones
    Slide Guitar, Vocals – Mike Cooper
    Vocals, Percussion – Tony Pook


    $CUT$see also: 
    Heron ~ 1970 ~ Heron
     
    Sign up please for display Links
    Dear visitors, if you need the links are broken, please leave a request in the comments, I will try as much as possible to restore them for you

    Views: 345 | Rating: 0.0/0

    Share |

    Total comments: 0
    Only registered users can add comments.
    [ Registration | Login ]

    Action: 10% discount coupon for Depositfiles Gold accounts for 6 months and 1 year periods. The coupon is very simple in usage: you enter it on the Gold account payment page and after the prices are recalculated can buy an account with the discount.
    Your coupon: vkanhlm5uqib3uugw6aqifkcudbnzqej

    Oldish Psych & Prog offers progressive psychedelic rock music mp3 lossless downloads