a blog of blether & grooves 2006-13
Luscious - I'm seeing black and white footage of foggy Piccadilly scenes, Jazz clubs, Gin sips and Nodding heads in NHS specs..Do you do requests - any chance of Billy Cobham's 'Heather' one day?
'Nodding heads in NHS specs'...that'd be me if there were still NHS specs. Or an NHS. I don't know 'Heather' Mond - should I?
Here you go It's like Air's - Moon Safari about 20 years earlier, I first heard it on Giles Peterson who told a story about the sax break being a first takeHeather
Oh that's just lovely, and the bit where the sax breaks in...*&*^"?!!%^&*!
shouldn't you two be holding this conversation in a Soho coffee shop...in black and white
It got sampled for this (the instrumental version is better than the vocal version)I'd also recommend Octave 8 for a jazz night out (in Endell Street, Covent Garden) great food, live music and they serve honey vodka too.
I love 'Naima'. It captures exactly the same emotions in me as Satie's 'Trois Gymnopedies'.
Both splendid examples of the 'less is more' principle Marc.
I've been meaning to come back all week to say thank you for this one. I don't know how I'd never heard it before but I'm making up for that by playing it several times a day.Many, many thanks.
Ah, bless you darl. This kind of music is the closest I get to 'spiritual' x