”Our music is as discombobulated as our influences. We splatter music ranging from the mid 1960s up to present day into a processor, and slowly, orchestrations like 'Return of the Lazer Viking' emerge,” the band says.
Hawkind, Dave Davies (The Kinks), Brian Eno, Ringo Starr, Steve Winwood, Questlove, Brian May, and members of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Spandau Ballet, and Slipknot have also paid tribute to the drum legend...
This week in the Basement: reviews of new albums from Britpop vets Sleeper and Pavement guitarist Spiral Stairs, plus Oakland, CA post-punks The World, a '70s glam compilation curated by Saint Etienne, and more.
The 2017 list includes releases from The War on Drugs, Pink Floyd, Andre 3000, Animal Collective, Big Star, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Creation, The Cure, David Bowie, Fleetwood Mac, The Grateful Dead, Iggy Pop, Julian Cope, Robert Johnson, and more.