DD Records in Japan was perhaps the most incredible label of all. Along with print-media, Radio shows were a key factor in the promotion of pop music during the s in the USA - not TV. While a student at University in Germany he paid me a visit doing research for his book.
As a result, my budget became limited for importing and selling fewer odd experimental music titles from Europe.
Later due to another quirk of fate at the end of the trip, we were again able to meet up again in Barcelona and film a short interview. Classic jazz-rock band in its day.
I also visited the amazing Wah Wah Records where mainman Jordi Segura and I discussed music and future collaborations. VOD itself would probably never have heard about such true hidden treasures released on this Box without Eurock and its protagonistic networking, distribution and promotion back then.
Need I say more? In the following years, Eurock magazine grew enormously and was read primarily by importers, music journalists and musicians alike. Listen to the audio clip at amazon. From the outset ED was multi-format, eclectic and unique.
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The Cathedral of Baseball. It was great to sit around the table and have a conversation about music and other things happening in the world today. I started to practice my dancing 12 hours a day, and played live and recorded a sound track. Listen to audio clips of the powerhouse Jennifer Holliday version and check out her televised performance at the Tony Awards, courtesy of You Tube and the new Jennifer Hudson version as well clips at those links.
Ultimately they changed their name to Biota, if memory severs me right. Two examples of this single minded creative ethos and process stand out in my mind. Today with Eurock I reflect back a lot, write, and share personal stories about what happened along the way. InI quit working for anyone else and began doing Eurock Distribution full time while living in LA.
Quad Sax played an amazing, surreal music set, Benoit Garel screened his documentary film Reims …. The film has many of the trappings of contemporary liberalism in terms of its politics and its cast of characters, and it served as an inspiration to writer Aaron Sorkinwho launched the equally idealistic liberalism of the brilliant TV series " The West Wing ," which began in That was called Paradox Music Mailorder.
From Return to Forever till todaywhat a talented player and composer. NYU is moving my whole site to a " new, more robust server. That was the first release on the label released which was followed by a series of original recordings by various other international artists from France, USA, etc.
He was working there, recording artists came there to record from all over the world. Emmanuelle herself, her music and her story are an example of the power music has to convey magic as well as withstand the test of time and create a deep emotional connection, which has the ability to heal both the body and soul.
He had a deeply melodic sense; his understated solos were matched only by his brilliant capacity at interplay with the many legends with whom he performed and recorded. A bit later, I had the original photos scanned to make covers.
And one of my favorite songs remains: She lived in a big old run down building on Russell Street that was serving as a series of ramshackle lofts at that time now gentrified of course.
In addition to offer insight into the people and the evolution of their creativity as well as effect it had on those who listened and the culture as a whole. As for the Eurock label itself, aside from the extraordinary circumstances of the PPU debut release, the 6-cassette set by Cyrille Verdeaux of Clearlight fame Kundalini Opera production process is a paradigm example of the Indie process in action.
We shared a great dinner, filmed a short interview and she agreed as well to do a written interview after I returned to the USA. Of course, being a Yankees fan over the last 30 or so years, I have seen more defeat than victory in contrast to those who were fans of the Yanks in the days of Babe RuthLou GehrigJoe DiMaggioMickey MantleYogi Berraand Phil Rizzuto who was also a hilarious sportscaster for the teamand so forth.
Then I worked for years in hospitals, mainly with kids, using the music that had cured me, to help them. I created a solo show for kids, called Belle et Lurette, which I played in many places and settings, in casinos and schoolyards.
While he was there he talked to them about his book and my work doing Eurock for many years.The Coachella Advanced Sale!
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LA TAMIA CAFE 80 Duong Ba Huyen Thanh Quan, District 3. La Tamia is my favorite of the tiny little local cafes spread out all over the city. I first sat down here after a nearby meal when I was walking by and heard Sinead O’Connor’s “Nothing Compares 2 U”.
European Rock & the Second Culture Patterson, Archie [ISBN: ] EUROCK - European Rock & the Second Culture is my current reading, a huge page collection of every article and review that appeared in Archie Patterson's Eurock 'zine, starting with Eurock was an early essential guide to progressive rock, Krautrock, experimental music, and underground sound art.
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