A wildly drug induced album full of dark psychedelia with folky overtones and exotic instrumentation. One of the best acid/space folk LPs ever. Great stoner hippie folk on the cosmic mystical level; full of weird urban folk and indian effects!! Great cover of Velvet's "Pale Blue Eyes" in a spaced out Dylanesque mood!In some parts reminding of the great German band DOM.
Jonathan Halper is the virtually anonymous architect of the atmospheric and stirringly post-modern soundtrack to notable avant-garde filmmaker Kenneth Anger's 1966 edit of the 1949 short film, "Puce Moment".
Tucker Zimmerman was born February 14, 1941, San Francisco California. He studied violin from age 4 to age 7, playing a violin made by his grandfather, an immigrant from Bavaria in the late 19th century, who was both an architect and a violin maker.
Moonkyte were a British psychedelic rock band who issued one obscure folk-rock-psychedelic album in the early 1970s, called Count Me Out. They had a tangential similarity to the work of the Incredible String Band and like-minded acts in their bemused aura, odd and sometimes surreal lyrics, and hints of exoticism, prominently using harmonium as well as a bit of sitar.
Hamilton Yarns formed in the winter of two thousand and two with a desire to tell tales. Iain Paxon, Alistair Strachan and Richard Herring started the ball rolling with a series of songs woven together by a fanfare of lost horns and stubby fingered guitar picking.
Singer, guitarist, and drummer Gordon Jackson released a rare album for the Marmalade label in 1969, Thinking Back , that bore much similarity to records of the era by Traffic and (more distantly) Family .
Australian singer-songwriter who began making idosyncratic records of the 1960s. He moved from Adelaide to Sydney in his late teens, he began writing poetry, novels and songs at an impressive rate. Artist Gary Shead made a documentary about him. He recorded and pressed a few copies of an album, De Da De Dum; Polygram records snapped him up and re-recorded the LP as Adreneline and Richard.
In between a busy acting schedule, Holman recorded the 1970 album 'Here In The Land Of Victory'. An interesting mix of country, blues, and eastern influenced psych-folk. His voice is heavy on the vibrato, reminiscent of Tim Buckley.
Jim Ford (August 23, 1941 – November 18, 2007) was an American singer-songwriter originally from Johnson County, Kentucky. After living in New Orleans, Ford moved to Los Angeles, and finally settled in Fort Bragg, CA.
This band formed in Marshalltown, Iowa in 1969 playing a form of hard-edged, drug-induced rock'n'roll. Their album was recorded in a basement studio in 1972 and just 50 copies were pressed on the Dragon label.