Tuesday, June 19, 2018
robin, eagle - ornithological fun!
A Byrd sings about eagle - more ornithological fun!
the eagle of the sea, innit, the osprey
unspecified, but it could be an eagle (also this is the song that Marshall Tucker are kinda sorta semi ripping off)
about the Moon mission and the grandeur of soaring into space
my link to
Theme to Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (the radio series at any rate)
Thursday, June 14, 2018
A Year in the Country on a curious if compact patch of film in the late Sixties at the intersection of horror, bucolica, psychedelia and "high fashion" - images and text in part extracted from the book Wandering Through Spectral Fields
Touchables is the one I really want to see - especially given that the script was by Donald Cammell
"It is a very modish tale of a group of stylish sixties women who live in a huge see-through plastic bubble in the middle of the countryside who kidnap a pop star as “a temporary solution to the leisure problem” and in order make him their plaything"
Nirvana here rewriting their hit "Rainbow Chaser" nicely