roger waters, knebworth stevenage, 1975.
at first, the sudden change of pace in this song unsettled me. but over time, i’ve come to realize that it’s a vital part of it - it really helps express the emotional range of the lyrics, from sorrow to anger. also, roger daltrey and pete townshend always sing amazing harmonies, and ‘behind blue eyes’ is not only an example, it’s exhibit a!
Trust no lady, Fear no man. ♠️ Samsaruh
George Harrison and Ravi Shankar’s 1974 North American tour, more commonly known as the Dark Horse Tour
patti’s poetry at its finest. this song is actually inspired by the same memoir as kate bush’s ‘cloudbusting’, which you may know is a very different tune from 'birdland’. just goes to show that different artists often have varying interpretations of the same sources! but anyway, this song has premium piano and guitar work, two elements which have definitely been pushed to the background over the years since, well, it’s called the patti smith group for a reason. but still!! important!!
She’s made of thunder. ♠️ Samsaruh
Big Star / Radio City (February ‘74)
@holyjunkie this one’s for you! If you like it, let me know and I’ll make an NSFW alphabet for him! <3333
david gilmour, the dark side of the moon sessions.
Amon Düül - Psychedelic Underground
Husband helped me with this one. Kind of made a list he didn’t know about and made him choose 1 2 3. He chose blue hair, 70s Era, white boots. Weird list but I needed help ok.
Photos of David that give off such a precious vibe
Heart - Straight On