Tag Archives: psychedelia

ST JOHNS WOOD AFFAIR – St Johns Wood Affair

September 18, 2023

St Johns Wood Affair 2016 / Think Like A Key 2023 Bringing back the purple haze of long-lost innocence, English ensemble rock their plimsolls. There’s no shortage of artists trying to capture the sound, if not the spirit, of the … Continue reading

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September 12, 2023

Polydor 1968 / Think Like A Key 2023 Gloomy assessment of generational shift from shoulders of the road towards the future in oblivion. Totally at odds with the colorful outlook behind the Summer of Love, this bleak album seemed to … Continue reading

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THE FRATERNAL ORDER OF THE ALL – Greetings From Planet Love

September 4, 2023

Dome 1997 / Esoteric 2023 When the late great lonely boy went into a dream and embraced cosmic conscience. Over the last five decades there has been no deficit of semi-fictional ensembles attempting to harness the ’60s psychedelia, yet if … Continue reading

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NIRVANA – Orange & Blue

August 27, 2023

Edsel 1996 / Think Like A Key 2023 Fresh fruits from a little British ensemble that refuse to be conscripted to history. In the last couple of decades a lot has been done to extract this collective from cultish obscurity … Continue reading

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THE KVB – Artefacts (Reimaginings From The Original Psychedelic Era)

June 25, 2023

Cleopatra 2023 Graciously bringing out lost treasures of the long grass, Mancunian mavens of gauzy electronica give a new shine to bullions of yore. This duo have been troubling their listener’s minds for about a dozen years with a heady … Continue reading

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