In the late 60s and early 70s the inherent weirdness of folk met switched-on psychedelic rock and gave birth to new, strange forms of acoustic-based avant garde music. Artists on both sides of the Atlantic, including The Incredible String Band, Vashti Bunyan, Pearls Before Swine and Comus, combined sweet melancholy and modal melody with shape-shifting experimentation to create sounds of unsettling oddness that sometimes go under the name acid or psych folk.Seasons they Change - Jeanette…

In the late 60s and early 70s the inherent weirdness of folk met switched-on psychedelic rock and gave birth to new, strange forms of acoustic-based avant garde music. Artists on both sides of the Atlantic, including The Incredible String Band, Vashti Bunyan, Pearls Before Swine and Comus, combined sweet melancholy and modal melody with shape-shifting experimentation to create sounds of unsettling oddness that sometimes go under the name acid or psych folk.Seasons they Change - Jeanette…

In October 1970, the UK music magazine NME reported that Dawn label acts Demon Fuzz, Titus Groan, Heron and Comus were due to take part in a series of UK concerts in November 1970. At all venues the price of admission was one penny.  I went to the Southampton guildhall concert in November of 1970. Comus was the standout band for me.

In October 1970, the UK music magazine NME reported that Dawn label acts Demon Fuzz, Titus Groan, Heron and Comus were due to take part in a series of UK concerts in November 1970. At all venues the price of admission was one penny. I went to the Southampton guildhall concert in November of 1970. Comus was the standout band for me.

Keith Richards | rock star | portrait | leather jacket | rock n roll | rolling stones | laid back | casual

Keith Richards | rock star | portrait | leather jacket | rock n roll | rolling stones | laid back | casual

The Kinks, an English rock band formed in Muswell Hill, North London, by brothers Dave Davies and Ray Davies with Pete Quaife in 1963

The Kinks, an English rock band formed in Muswell Hill, North London, by brothers Dave Davies and Ray Davies with Pete Quaife in 1963

Deep Purple ! Google Image Result for http://humandynamics.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/deep-purple.jpg

Deep Purple ! Google Image Result for http://humandynamics.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/deep-purple.jpg

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