Connections 33 – Feb 2021

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January’s Connections finished with ‘Rock and Roll’ by Led Zeppelin. For the openng song of Connections 33 we traced Olympic Studios’ house engineer George Chkiantz to his production work on…

‘Burlesque’ (1972) by Family appearing on their penultimate album Bandstand. ‘Poli’ Palmer played keys, vibes and flute on the LP so we followed Palmer to…

‘Reach for the Truth’ (1972) from the Lark LP by Linda Lewis. The song was sampled in 2000 by Midfield General…

‘Reach Out’ (2000) by Midfield General (Damien Harris) on his first release Generalisation. this lead us to…

“Devil In Sports Casual’ (2004) by Midfield General but in this instance it was the remixed version by Fatboy Slim (Norman Cook). Simon Thornton did the mixing and mastering so we followed Simon to the Fatboy Slim mix of…

‘I See You Baby’ (2004) coupled with the original song by Groove Armada (1999) from their Vertigo album. On the LP are The Kick Horns so we moved them on to…

‘Dancing In The Moonlight’ (2000) by Toploader from their LP Onka’s Big Moka. Sally Herbert organised the string section, The Millennium Ensemble, so we followed her to…

‘Faust Arp’ (2007) by Radiohead from the excellent In Rainbows album. For the last song of Connections 33 we followed Radiohead as songwriters to…

‘Weird Fishes’ (2020) as done by Lianne La Havas from her recent third album of the same name.

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Thanks for listening!

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