37°C “Sidarta” [Album]

Press play to 37°C’s “Sidarta” (the 13 minutes of the 18 min epic) and let it swallow you. Originally released in 1979, this art-rock / prog album from Serbia has just been reissued by Discom in 12″ v…

Nina Simone “Sinnerman”

Sinnerman is a song that came out of a song that came out of a song sometime a hundred years ago, or maybe even more. This is what folk tradition is about, the roots of the songwriting process, the sp…

Free “Fire And Water” [Album]

Ok, let’s be honest for once. Rock music, rock n’ roll, that distinctive original sound that the gods created by mixing the blues and jazz with folk traditionals, due to its rhythm, its groove a…

Iron Butterfly “In A Gadda Da Vida”

Iron Butterfly’s “In A Gadda Da Vida”: 17mins of pure psychedelia or the whole side B of the 1968 album with the same title. Things get interesting after the 6th minute. The recording that is heard on…