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Showing posts from July, 2009

Spaceship & Jan Kleefstra visit Dorset

Spaceship, Laura & Jan at Badbury Rings

Spaceship at Knowlton

Photos from the 1st Apollolaan night



Kairos 66


Thomas Hardy's Birthplace

Church at Bere Regis

Robin Neve Shaw

The A Band

Morris Dancers at Wimborne Folk Festival 2009

Badbury Rings June 2009

The Blue Tree

Shaftesbury Abbey

Stonehenge around Summer Solstice

New apollolaan reviews from Julian Cope

But enough of my yacking, let’s get to this month’s Reviews Section. Readers of my JAPROCKSAMPLER will already know how Hi-Red Centre got around being non-musicians at the height of the swinging ‘60s by instead performing ‘Pop Art’ actions such as cleaning the streets in a Pop Art stylee and throwing their clothes from the flat roofs of high buildings, running down and collecting it all in labelled suitcases and checking it into Tokyo station’s lost luggage dept., thereafter publishing maps of these events in place of the LPs they so desperately wished they coulda recorded. Here in good ole 2009CE, White Pee’s twenty-five minutes of fame appears to be a musical version of that aforementioned Hi-Red Centre event, the four musicians of the ensemble delivering to our doorstep (don’t let these motherfuckers in, fer Chrissakes!) one enormous, nay Titanic slab of both-ends-burning glacial erratic sonic sub-strata that, were it an oven cleaner, would be available only to large professional f…