RARE TRAX is a continued series of promotional samplers given away with the german edition of Rolling Stone magazine since the 1990's and has reached volume 80 already. Each version covers a special topic and presents lesser known songs and/or artists.
When it comes to music pioneers, Deuter can not remain in second place.
I wonder how many Yes fans are aware of the historical fact that once Patrick Moraz playes in the band Mainhorse?
If you like Leonard Cohen, Graeme Allwright have to like it. In fact, Graeme Allwright devotes a full LP playing Cohen (personally, I think are great interpretations of Cohen, just listen "L'Etranger".)
Malavoi was a Martinican band consisting of Mano Césaire, Jean-Paul Soïme, Christian de Negri, Denis Dantin, and Marcel Rémion. They formed in 1972, naming themselves after a kind ofsugarcane and a street on Gorée, a Senegalese island. Many of the members were part of the Merry Lads, a band from the Lycée Schoelcher, and many had been students at Colette Franz, a music school.
With great sensitivity, Gilbert Laffaille often writes songs where you feel pleasure and rhyme collide words (Blame anyone …).
In my view, "Azure D'Or" is the latest album of good quality from "Renaissance".
This Caravan record has a very good balance between electric guitars and electric viola: they are often played simultaneously.
"Arguably the best Acid Folk/Folk Rock' album ever recorded, 1972's Swaddling Songs has gone on to be one of the most sought-after records in collecting history.
Following the triumph of Rust Never Sleeps, Hawks & Doves benefited from the enormous critical goodwill Neil Young had amassed…