Monday 10 December 2018
Comments Off on Perhaps it’s the pedal steel?
Sometimes Scary Pockets cover songs I know well and, as with this example, they sometimes pick ones that pretty much passed me by: In this case, I’d heard the song before but I couldn’t have begun humming it. As with … Continue reading
Tuesday 20 November 2018
Comments Off on Some Crazy Music
I’ve played this song in a band before and we put our spin on it… which makes me appreciate the Scary Pockets spin on it all the more.
Thursday 24 May 2018
Comments Off on Sweet…
I love a cover song that shows how the original could have sounded in an alternative universe: That doesn’t sound much like Guns ‘n’ Roses but, boy, it sounds funky. Thumbs up to Scary Pockets for another great reworking.
Sunday 12 March 2017
Comments Off on Anything can be Gypsy Jazzed
I’ve just been doing my homework for a practice tomorrow night with Other Way Up. Most of the songs we are doing are in the jazz / pop mould and I’m happy busking them from chord charts but that isn’t … Continue reading