Jelani Aryeh counts Wilco and Roxy Music among her enduring musical fascinations for Private Playlist

Private Playlist is a listening session with Southern California’s most notable musical personalities in their private creative environments. Like so many early artists, Jelani aryeh grew up surrounded by music. His uncle produced hip-hop tracks in the adjacent bedroom of their San Diego home. And his dad exhibited it to countless artists while in the backseat of daddy’s vintage Jaguar. …

Jelani Aryeh counts Wilco and Roxy Music among her enduring musical fascinations for Private Playlist

Private Playlist is a listening session with Southern California’s most notable musical personalities in their private creative environments. Like so many early artists, Jelani aryeh grew up surrounded by music. His uncle produced hip-hop tracks in the adjacent bedroom of their San Diego home. And his dad exhibited it to countless artists while in the backseat of daddy’s vintage Jaguar. …

Roxy Music: the story of their first album

It took weeks to record, with an odd choice of producer and no record company involved. But it kicked off an iconic career. The album was Roxy Music’s self-titled debut album in 1972, and it contained all the elements that would make them legendary. And for guitarist Phil Manzanera, it was an eventful time. “I wasn’t officially confirmed in the …

Reminiscent of the cocktail sound of Roxy Music: The Weather Station revised

One of the unintended consequences of the streaming boom was a change in the very structure of pop song. Listeners who only had to click a button to explore an unfathomable amount of music quickly lost their patience. They were less willing to listen to long songs; they were less willing to wait for songs to develop, even for three …

Peter Frampton Band covers Roxy Music’s “Avalon”

The Peter Frampton Group‘s takes on Roxy Music’s “Avalon“is the last track to be revealed from their upcoming album Frampton forgets the words. Of the song, Frampton explains, “The original is such a perfect piece of music. I really wanted to get as close to vocal inflection as possible, and I think I almost got there! It’s a sexy guitar …

Watch Peter Frampton cover Roxy Music’s “Avalon” for new album

Peter Frampton has released his version of “Avalon,” the classic song originally released by Roxy Music in 1982. Frampton and his band stay true to the original arrangement in their rendition, layering lush synth, drums and bass sounds. The cover is entirely instrumental, with Frampton using his distinctive guitar sound instead of vocals. “The original is such a perfect piece …

How Roxy Music got Nile Rodgers to form Chic

Nile Rodgers is the owner of one of the sharpest minds in music. Few have the same encyclopedic knowledge of music as the Chic Man, who apart from being a conductor was also at the forefront of defining what pop music would become throughout. throughout the 1980s. Rodgers was influential in shaping the careers of David Bowie, Prince and Madonna, …

Roxy Music’s Bryan Ferry Praises MJMusic’s Debut EP Lost to the World

MATTHEW Donnachie had to get up from the ground after his dream came true. A fan of Roxy Music in his youth, the Dunfermline musician always admired Bryan Ferry and imagined what it would be like to have his voice, his style and his reputation. Donnachie had performed in bands before, but it wasn’t until confinement last year that he …