Archive for the 'Arthur Lee' Category

Monday, April 18th, 2011

1990: Love’s Arthur Lee joins The Fuzztones at L.A.’s Coconut Teazer absolutely laying waste to his old band’s “7 and 7 is.” Thanks Scottie Diablo for the tip. _____________________________________________________________________________________

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Late last year when we wrote about Arthur Lee’s superb soul spin “Everybody’s Gotta Live,” we hadn’t yet heard Vindicator, the track’s 1972 mothership and Lee’s solo debut. Admittedly, we (I) naively assumed that Vindicator would be a record full of similar songs–an exploration of Lee’s R&B range that was largely neglected during his time […]

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

(Sevens, a new feature on Aquarium Drunkard, pays tribute to the art of the individual song.) If icons of ’60s-era psychedelic rock were counted, Love probably wouldn’t be among them. Certainly, even casual music fans would recognize “Alone Again Or” and “Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and Hilldale” (and to […]