The Wedding Present Albums: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions, George Best, Bizarro, Tommy, El Rey, Take Fountain, Seamonsters Books LLC

ISBN: 9781156873380

Published: May 25th 2010

Paperback

36 pages


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The Wedding Present Albums: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions, George Best, Bizarro, Tommy, El Rey, Take Fountain, Seamonsters  by  Books LLC

The Wedding Present Albums: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions, George Best, Bizarro, Tommy, El Rey, Take Fountain, Seamonsters by Books LLC
May 25th 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 36 pages | ISBN: 9781156873380 | 5.12 Mb

Commentary (music and lyrics not included). Chapters: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions, George Best, Bizarro, Tommy, El Rey, Take Fountain, Seamonsters, Search for Paradise: Singles 2004-5, Watusi. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 34. Not illustrated. FreeMoreCommentary (music and lyrics not included).

Chapters: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions, George Best, Bizarro, Tommy, El Rey, Take Fountain, Seamonsters, Search for Paradise: Singles 2004-5, Watusi. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 34. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.

Excerpt: Ukrainian John Peel Sessions is a compilation album by The Wedding Present, originally gathering their first three Ukrainian language John Peel radio sessions. It was scheduled to be released in late 1988 by their own record company, Reception Records, but was ultimately released in February 1989 by their new record label RCA.

The Wedding Present guitarist Peter Solowka, whose father is Ukrainian, used to play a Ukrainian folk tune called Hopak to entertain his friends. When he did so during a radio session the band was recording for the BBC Radio 1 John Peel show, they decided to record the song for the session.

The song was received well and, fired by Solowkas enthusiasm, the band decided to dedicate another Peel session to Ukrainian folk songs. Because none of them could sing Ukrainian to any acceptable degree, they decided to invite fellow Leeds musician The Legendary Len Liggins of The Sinister Cleaners, who had read Russian at University, to sing and play various instruments. The resulting Peel sessions broadcast provoked a reaction of Hang the Dance member Roman Remeynes, himself fluent in Ukrainian, who jokingly accused the band of bastardising the music.

This led to him being invited to join as well for a second Ukrainian-themed Peel session. By this time, original Wedding Present drummer Shaun Charman had been replaced with Simon Smith, coincidentally an ex-Sinister Cleaner himself. The band intended to release a compilation of the first and second Peel sessions as on their independent record label Reception Re...http: //booksllc.net/?id=3328373



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