Podcast 110 - Kavus Torabi Gong Interview
In which your host Billy Reeves is joined by Kavus Torabi from Gong – an in-depth chat about how he was invited by Daevid Allen to take over the orbit of Planet Gong, what it’s like to join one of your favourite bands and, having already had a bit of previous joining a favourite band (Cardiacs) who he’d join next, in the past, given a time machine. PLUS an attempt on coming up with a name to describe the great new crop of southern England based whimsical noisy prog-psyche groups and how they are sympatico with the Canterbury scene.
Some Iamthemorning news, a spin of the new single from Daniel Tompkins of TesseracT, and tracks from new releases on vinyl from North Atlantic Oscillation and an alumni of both Porcupine Tree and Japan, the one and only Richard Barbieri.
On this podcast:
Gong – "Forever Reocurring" [Excerpts] (from The Universe Also Collapses)
Iamthemorning – "Blue Sea" (from Ocean Sounds)
Daniel Tompkins – "Black the Sun" (from Castles)
North Atlantic Oscillation – "Spinning Top" (from Spinning Top)
Richard Barbieri – "New Soul" (from Variants.5)
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