A flamingo on stage

Today in 1966, Manfred Mann reached the number 1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Pretty flamingo’. The recording features future Cream bass guitar player Jack Bruce, who joined the band briefly in 1965. A few days ago we talked about another well known bassist of this band.  On their ‘Top of the Pops’ performance (unfortunately I […]

More than ‘Revolver’

To celebrate Klaus Voormann’s birthday I decide to share a couple of songs from his maybe less known period (you know Voormann is famous mostly for his relationship with The Beatles: very early Beatles, famous Beatles, and finally with some of The Beatles during their solitary careers). Here are a couple of songs by Manfred Mann (he played […]

Dylan, but where is Bob? (II)

You would probably know the next band by other songs such as “Pretty Flamingo” or “Do Wah Diddy Diddy”, however their production goes far beyond! We can find different versions of songs by Bob Dylan like “Just Like a Woman”, “If you gotta go, go now”, among others. Here is the one that I would […]