Wednesday 9th October 2013.
My little piece of the last and dying part of my summer. My porch and rocking chair is on the verge of being made redundant for the next few months. Enjoy these wonderful songs of differing sounds and era. As an Englishman it is a little bit disappointing that I could not find any British artist to fulfill my want for this post. Hope you enjoy my selection, I love them all.
Canned Heat is an American blues/boogie rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1965. The group has been noted for its own interpretations of blues material as well as for efforts to promote …Wikipedia
Origin: Los Angeles, California, United State
Members: Adolfo de la Parra, Dale Spalding, Alan Wilson, More
Lead singers: Alan Wilson (1965–1970), Bob Hite (1965–1981)
The Decemberists are an indie folk rock band from Portland, Oregon, United States, fronted by singer/songwriter Colin Meloy. The other members of the band are Chris Funk, Jenny Conlee, Nate Query, and John Moen. Wikipedia
Lead singer: Colin Meloy (2000–)
Origin: Portland, Oregon, United States
Members: Colin Meloy, Jenny Conlee, Chris Funk, John Moen, More
Record labels: Rough Trade Records, Capitol Records, Hush Records,Kill Rock Stars
Edward Raymond ‘Eddie’ Cochran was an American rock and roll pioneer who in his brief career had a lasting influence on rock music. Wikipedia
Born: October 3, 1938, Albert Lea, Minnesota, United States
Died: April 17, 1960, Bath, Somerset England
Last album: Summertime Blues