Roy Harper is something of an English music enigma, sure he could pick a mean guitar like his early ‘60s British folk contemporaries Bert Jansch, Davey Graham and Anne Briggs. However, a love of jazz, the beat poets, modern classical and earthy US blues and folk would always set him apart from it. Over the years he would prove to be an enduring influence on Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, Pete Townshend, Kate Bush, Pink Floyd whilst more recently he’s found a new audience via modern US alternative folkies Joanna Newsome and Fleet Foxes.
Throw in some deeply personal and political lyrics and you’ve got a major talent that’s always managed to operate outside the mainstream and yet somehow be a part of it…….So here at eil Towers we’d like to say “Hat’s off to Roy Harper!” by showing off our current Top 3 Roy Harper items in stock – to see the full collection click here
We’ve secured one of these rare Japanese issue Madonna Sex books. Original from 1992, this is the Japanese second edition book in its opened foil sleeve but housed in true Japanese style in an exclusive superb glossy card outer picture box, unique to this issue. Includes some censored photographs plus […]
Miles Davis and John Coltrane’s final tour will be the focus of a forthcoming ‘Bootleg Series’ release, The Final Tour: Bootleg Series Vol. 6. The four-disc set will be released March 23rd, and collects five concerts that the legendary trumpeter and saxophonist performed together during their 1960 Jazz At The Philharmonic European […]
With their first new studio album in ten years out today what better time to show off our New Order Top 5, see these, and more, at eil.com – don’t forget to cast your vote for best New Order album of the ’80s at the bottom…..