Back in time
Who: A psychedelic prog-rock supergroup feat.
Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood, and Dave Mason
Active: 1967–1969, 1970–1974, 1994-2004 / 8 studio albums
Anniversary album: THE LOW SPARK OF HIGH HEELED BOYS – 5th LP
Released: 1 November 1971 – 50 years ago today
All Music said: “The LP marked the commercial and artistic apex of the second
coming of Traffic. The result was an album that quickly went gold and then platinum
in the U.S., where the group toured frequently.” Score: 4,5/5.
Artist: HARRY NILSON
Who: Celebrated singer-songwriter from L.A.
June 15, 1941 – January 15, 1994
Active: Started his career in 1958 / 16 studio albums
AllMusic said: “It’s a near-perfect summary of everything Nilsson could do,
he could be craftier and stranger, but never did he achieve the perfect balance
as he did here.” Score: 4,5/5.
HARRY NILSSON: History