Well worth watching the Amazon Prime film ‘The Case Of The Three-Sided Dream’ about Raashan Roland Kirk
Adam Kahan’s amazing documentary about the blind jazz saxman is well worthy a view.
It focuses on the beauty and invention of his own unique sound and his radical ideas.
It didn’t feature those tracks that have made his very own Blowout Sax book on him.
My personal favourite is his composition Black and Crazy Blues
2.I Love You I Do
3. I Love You Porgy.from Blowout Solo Sax..
5. Never Can Say Goodbye.
6. Make It With You.
7. Old Rugged Cross.
8. Fall Out
9. Blue Lol
So many ace tracks
Black And Crazy Blues footnote
This baggy wayward laboured aching blues has the typical touch of a Roland Kirk where as the tune goes who knows where. The theme is pronounced and I love the rawness of his sound. He sums up his own tune here: ‘When I die I want them to play the Black And Crazy Blues, I want to be cremated, put in a bag of pot and I want beautiful people to smoke me and hope they got something out of it.’
As the Archers saw The Pirates win a thriller 3-2 v Bradford City with a late late winner from ace scorer Johnson Clarke Harris!
Blowout Sax London is happening and students are being taught in the supergroovy Hampstead Jazz Club venue in lovely Hampstead.
As one beginner described her first lesson ‘I loved our session,you are a brilliant,inspiring teacher with such energy..’
The pub The Duke Of Hamilton upstairs is very natty too of decor vibe and food.
If you fancy a one to one session do enquire by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here’s some amazing shots from uber-talented Simon Archer of top Blowout Sax students from Bath’s world famous sax school having performing a this
Blowout Sax Mini Gig
PARTY IN THE CITY
The FIRST Set List INCLUDED SWEET HOME CHICAGO,PINK PANTHER,WILL YOU,DIKALO,PETER GUNN,FOOD FOR THOUGHT,ONE STEP BEYOND AND BAKER STREET.
Half time Bath Guitar School 3 songs
SET 2 was a DANCE REGGAE JAMMING SESSION ON ORIGINAL MATERIAL AND WAS A LOT OF FUN.
SO DO COME ALONG IF YOU CAN FRIDAT 17TH MAY 2019 TO HEAR 2 NEW SETS OF INSPIRING SAXOPHONE MUSIC PLAYED BY BLOWOUT SAX STUDENTS ?
Blowout Sax Gig shots of Blowout Sax students playing live with Blowout Sax teacher Oscar Archer by www.simonarcherphotography.co.uk
playing ‘The Bottom TV theme’ by The Mar-keys entitled ‘Last Night’ ..
playing Soulfinger by The Bar-keys made further famous by The Blues Bros live gigs
playing Deckchair by Acoustic Ladyland
playing Gerry Raffertys Baker Street sax by Raf Ravenscroft.