Why, the Very Idea! (The band, that is.) Thanks to the five tuneful members of the Very Idea for braving the slippery conditions inside the Radio Rumpus Room garage (dang oil spill!) as they serenaded us with a half-dozen songs during tonight’s show. It was a blast, folks! Check it out in the RRR archives (right here) when you make the time. Worth it!
And next week, Friday, April 30: our long-promised Sixties Culture Wars extravaganza. Guaranteed something to offend everyone with this one: juicer and pothead, young and old, left-wing commie bombthrower and right-wing caveman misanthrope alike!
From deep in the archives, music recorded on cassette during travels around Scandinavia in the spring and summer of 1982. From festival campgrounds and rural farmhouses to outdoor concerts complete with babies babbling, car and truck traffic, the occasional airplane and lots of bird sounds. And a few pieces by yours truly…..