Tag: mercury rev

  • A Glastonbury Saturday¬†

    A Glastonbury Saturday 

    By the time Saturday comes at Glastonbury, most festival goers are pretty battle-hardened. Amidst the festivities, the fancy dress and general bonhomie, you begin to notice people who either resemble Vietnam veterans or simply look as though they went for a swim in the mud.  But off the beaten track remain lovely areas of calm […]

  • Chaos and Beauty: The Story of Mercury Rev

    Chaos and Beauty: The Story of Mercury Rev

    Mercury Rev:  Live At The Oval Space “Invention….does not consist in creating out of void but out of chaos.” Mary Shelley.  “We just knew (chords) E to A. It was a maelstrom.” Jonathan Donahue, Mercury Rev, last night.  It’s funny how the most chaotic of circumstances can give rise to the most beautiful of things. […]