ding-dong, the witch is dead
left to right: andy hummel; jody stephens; and alex chilton.
Three-piece suite: \”Radio City\” era Big Star – minus Chris Bell – doing exactly what it says on the tin. Contrast the fresh-faced Chilton from the Mala / Bell publicity shot in today\’s previous post with the wasted cadaver taking a back seat in the above photograph. A vacant stare seven long years in the cultivating, and a portent of a holocaust yet to come. No picture credit, sadly; but for some nicely detailed observations on John Fry\’s Ardent Studio in Memphis, where he recorded and engineered both \”#1 Record\” and its successor, follow the yellow brick road via the link provided below.
\’SEPTEMBER GURLS\’ ON SOUND ON SOUND, CLASSIC TRACKS * * Article by Richard Buskin.