Buying the albums sampled on “You Can All Join In”.
Today we continue with “Melanie Blue”‘s notes in the CD insert:
Chris Thomas then left to begin work at Abbey Road as a tape op. Patrick approached Alex with the idea for a new musical adventure – one which reflected the feel of the times. Their plan was to combine orchestral sounds with pop sensibility, in a soft psychedelic sound. Songs came quickly – and so did the name – after rejecting Birth as a contender, what best to describe their revelation and arrival at their pop heaven – NIRVANA.”
More next time.