Hey Dude! (II)

Most song from ‘The Big Lebowski’s soundtrack’ are really matched up with specific characters of the film. A great example: this cover by The Gipsy Kings deeply connected to the odd bowler Jesús Quintana. Enjoy! Anuncios

Mary-sun

Let’s say happy birthday to Pepa Flores (best known as Marisol), who was born today, 70 years ago in Málaga (Spain). We have selected a couple of covers from the most acclaimed song to be dance by the youngest musical experta at home. Enjoy! And happy birthday!

Chameleon week (and VII)

Today we are finishing this tribute week to David Bowie lead by the record ‘Pin-Ups’. There are still three bands covered by Bowie in this album that have not been played yet during this week: The Easybeats, The Who, and The Merseys. The version of ‘Friday in my mind’ (The Easybeats) was surprisingly the first song by […]

Chameleon week (VI)

Today, from The Yardbirds to The Pretty Things, another band from the UK that Bowie selected to include two songs in his album ‘Pin-ups’ too. The Pretty Things authored the first rock-opera of the story (S.F. Sorrow, 1968), however the songs covered by David Bowie came from his previous R&B period. Enjoy!

Chameleon week (V)

We are still paying tribute to Bowie during our first Chameleon week. Today we have received some indirect help from Jose Ignacio Lapido. He was been interviewing at ‘El Sotano’ (Radio 3) and selecting some groups that have influenced him musically (as Bowie did with ‘Pin-ups’), while playing some songs from these bands that he […]