09 May 2012
It’s a Raider-palooza!
As more-than-occasional readers of this blog may have noticed, I have written pretty extensively about matters related to Paul Revere and the Raiders. For those interested, here’s a quick summary with links to the highest-profile of these.
- The Paul Revere and the Raiders Story, as appeared in Shindig! Magazine; based on interviews with vocalist Mark Lindsay; bassist Phil “Fang” Volk; guitarists Jim “Harpo” Valley and Keith Allison; and Raiders manager Roger Hart.
- Review of the 2010 Collectors Choice Music 3CD set The Complete Columbia Singles
- Essay based on my visit to Branson MO and meeting Paul Revere himself in late 2010
- Interview/feature with Mark Lindsay, covering his solo career on Columbia
- Definitive history of Brotherhood, the band formed in 1967 by ex-Raiders Phil Volk, Drake Levin and Mike Smith, as appeared in Ugly Things Magazine
- UPDATED: An interview with Raiders manager Roger Hart, discussing his authorship of the “Madness” treatment that became The Monkees.
- UPDATED: News on the imminent reissue of the Brotherhood album catalog.
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