Thursday, February 28, 2008


Parliament: Placebo Syndrome

Our celebration of minor IV tonalities continues with this cut from the Funkentelechy LP. I've always had a soft spot for this melody.

4 comments:

brendan said...

hey emmett, what instruments do you play?

emmett said...

Hey Brendan - I'm tempted of course to answer "male organ" but the real answer is, in decreasing order of proficiency: drums, piano, and campfire sing-along guitar. You?

brendan said...

same order: guitar (campfire and lots of bluegrass/country lately), banjo, synth/keys, various...

i think it's nice to catch a touch of music theory in a blog.

emmett said...

Right on, B. FYI there's a Mickey Newbury album with "Lucky Old Sun" on it sitting in the racks at Mercer St. Books (last I checked). Word to the wise...