Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Sky Saxon & The Seeds: The Cluny, Newcastle

Rahul Shrivastava,, October 2005

IF YOU'VE EVER seen the early Jack Nicholson film Psych Out (1968), you'll remember the acid trip scene in the graveyard, where a funeral procession turns into a manic romp through the fields. There's a band that randomly appears in the foreground, playing their instruments with cheesy smiles and colourful jackets, but with ferocious aplomb and a snarling growl.

Total word count of piece: 754


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.