On This Day (February 7)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 2

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed at Theater 140 in Brussels, Belgium, on this day in 1971. Promotional image of ELP included in a tour programme. Retrieved from here. This concert occurred just weeks before the group began their Tarkus tour in March and is probably the last concert which used the setlist of the debut … Continue reading On This Day (February 7)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 2

Song Thoughts: Dave Brubeck’s “Blue Rondo” and Adaptations

One day, I'm going to have a podcast or a YouTube channel to discuss music. I've held back on republishing this here from my last blog in part because I hope to make this into one of the earliest episodes I do. Until it makes its transition into a new medium, however, this piece of … Continue reading Song Thoughts: Dave Brubeck’s “Blue Rondo” and Adaptations

General Thoughts: ELP’s “Live In Zurich” and Why it Matters

I pity you, O readers. This is the day upon which all of you realize my truly insufferable nature, if you haven’t already. For those of you who read through this without falling asleep, I congratulate you. Today, I am going into the backstory of one particular piece of ELP history: The concert that has … Continue reading General Thoughts: ELP’s “Live In Zurich” and Why it Matters