Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Original drummer of The Beatles, Pete Best coming to Japan (and parts of other overseas)

Pete Best as the drummer of The Beatles until the debut created sound with John, Paul and George. He will perform at Cotton Club of Tokyo Marunouchi, 3 days of 27 to 29 April.
Upcoming live dates


     He joined The Beatles in August 1960, that was before the Hamburg tour.
He was one of the member until August just before the debut with "Love Me Do" in October '62.
After leaving the band, he formed his band. They signed with Decca Records in '64. The band broke up in '67, he worked as a staff of the employment security office until the end of '80s, resumed his musical career again in '88.
In this Japan tour, Rogue Best of younger brother also joined as drummer, they should show us the orthodoxy rock 'n' roll by the twin-drum.

    The performance of the Pete Best of The Beatles era, the sound can be heard some of obscure zone or illegal.
    The most famous it would be known as Decca audition tape. If you listen to this, you will find out soon is different from style of play Ringo Starr.
And Fortunately or unfortunately, audition of at this time was unseated.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Quite suspicious "A Doll's House"

This 2CD is White Album outtakes collection said including first appearance three songs.
However, these three songs are doubtful whether the first appearance really. Also the other songs the possibility of diversion from the sound source Rockband.

First appearance
  Glass Onion
  Martha My Dear
  Long, Long, Long (with chat)

Peter Sellers Tapes upgrade
  Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da
  Wild Honey Pie
  Rocky Racoon
  Don't Pass Me By
  Mother Nature's Son
  Good Night

With chatter (*possibility that previously released)
  Back In The USSR
  Dear Prudence
  While My Guitar Gently Weeps
  Sexy Sadie
  Helter Skelter
  Can You Take Me Back

In addition, "A Doll's House" is the original title of "The Beatles (aka White Album)" as you know.

Friday, April 12, 2013

It's a new Karl Bartos.

The original member of Kraftwerk, Karl Bartos announced the New album "Off The Record".
Studio album in 10 years since the "Communication" in 2003.

"Off The Record"
1. Atomium
2. Nachtfahrt
3. International Velvet
4. Without A Trace Of Emotion
5. The Binary Code
6. Musica Ex Machina
7. The Tuning Of The World
8. Instant Bayreuth
9. Vox Humana
10. Rhythmus
11. Silence
12. Hausmusik

Coming soon! I'm looking forward to this!

Monday, April 8, 2013

Rest in peace, Andy Jones.

According to, producer / engineer Andy Jones died on April 7.
He has participated in the work of Free, Blind Faith, Led Zeppelin "IV" and the Rolling Stones "Exile On Main Street" and so on.
Detailed cause of death has not been revealed. He was 61 years old.

*Major albums produced by Andy Johns:
Highway - Free
Marquee Moon - Television
Night Songs - Cinderella
For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge - Van Halen
The Extremist - Joe Satriani
Chickenfoot - Chickenfoot
Bingo! - Steve Miller Band

*Major albums engineered by Andy Johns:
Blind Faith - Blind Faith
Led Zeppelin II - Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin III - Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin IV - Led Zeppelin
Sticky Fingers - Rolling Stones
Exile On Main St. - Rolling Stones
Goats Head Soup - Rolling Stones
Houses of the Holy - Led Zeppelin
It's Only Rock and Roll - Rolling Stones
Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin
Shadows and Light - Joni Mitchell
Coda - Led Zeppelin
IV - Godsmack