Saturday, December 20, 2014

40 Year Itch: Disappointment Haunted all my Dreams

   Pink Floyd's Nick Mason produced Robert Wyatt's artsy take on the Monkees classic which hit number 29 in the UK charts in late 1974. Future Police Andy Summers plays guitar and Fred Frith plays violin. Producers at Top of the Pops didn't want Wyatt to perform in a wheelchair. It didn't seem family friendly or in keeping with the glib goings on but Wyatt eventually won out.

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