- 6 years ago
Playing tracks by
Temptations, Joy Unlimited, The Grassroots, Audience, Tyde and more.
Guest Mix by Phil Sparkz: 69ers is a collection of trippy songs that all have one thing in common, their release year. I tried to explore every aspect of 1969 with a worldwide perspective. At that time, a lot of psychedelic bands were coming out of Argentina, France, Korea and pretty much everywhere. In Germany, the birth of a very important movement called krautrock was also taking place. Protopunk bands were slowly making surface in the UK while funk and soul was getting more and more attention in the US. The Woodstock festival took place in 1969, bringing together many musical legends. It is also where J.D. Smart, the drummer who played with Mountain made one of the most popular live recorded drum break while performing Long Red. “You out there? Louder!”...
(read more about the 69ers project here: http://www.musicismysanctuary.com/phil-sparkz-69ers-part1/)