Friday, January 18, 2008


















Gram Parsons & The Fallen Angels: Love Hurts [1973]

Broadcast and recorded live to 2-track tape on March 13, 1973 at Ultra Sonic Recording Studios, Hempstead, NY for WLIR-FM.

8 comments:

Emmett said...

Good sh*t. Whoever invented the pedal steel is a genius.

Paul said...

I second that!

brendan said...

best pedal steel moment(?): sneaky pete kleinow on one shot deal from waka jawaka. tell me you don't love it.

love hurst. love scars. love wounds, and cars.

Paul said...

The geniuses would be Bud Isaacs (first to attach pedal) followed by Buddy Emmons and Jimmy Day (mechanical innovations).

So says wikipedia.

I'll bet there's a story in there...

ib said...

Consensual Grevious Bodily Harm. Great stuff.

Sheridan Dupre IX said...

This is great, BB. "Labor camps, California, Merle Haggard..."

Anonymous said...

Nice nice nice!!!
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Mr. Beer N. Hockey said...

Bleedin' beautiful. Another song I wish Anne Murray would sing for us before Celine Dion does.