Favorite

Playing Around: Purple Buddha 

click to enlarge 3a4e_playingaround-10531.gif

If you've ever had fantasies that the Peanuts Gang formed a jam band with Schroeder on the ivories, Lucy on vocals, Linus on bass, Peppermint Patty on drums and Charlie Brown on the tambourine (of course), well, Purple Buddha's kinda like that. Sort of. But then they've got an 18-minute song called "Bitches > Dust." Linus has been bogarting the fungi again, and Schroeder's taken up the Moog after an epiphany about the infinitude feedback loops in the electro-gizmo-zap-duh. Lucy's lost in lovely harmonic solipsism, Peppermint Patty's checkin' out the chicks, and Charlie Brown is, of course, keeping it all together on the tam. Sort of. Anyhow, Denver-based Purple Buddha is Michelle, Isaac, Ted, Stork and Pong, and they've got a new CD. Come freak out with them.

-- Noel Black

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in Playing Around

Popular Events

  • 2016 Summer Concert Series @ Banning Lewis Ranch/Oakwood Homes

    • Free
  • Ages and Ages @ Ivywild School

    • Tue., Aug. 30
  • Bermuda Skies EP Release Show @ Black Sheep

    • $7-$10
  • The Verdict @ Stargazers

    • Fri., Aug. 26, 8 p.m.
  • Plain As Day @ Good Company Bar and Restaurant

    • Fri., Aug. 26, 9 p.m.

More by Noel Black

  • Pop goes the cowboy

    Elegant, compact exhibition of Heller art at Sangre de Cristo
    • Sep 30, 2004
  • All in the family

    The Drive-In still takes you back to the happy daze
    • Sep 30, 2004
  • Myth and tragedy

    Stellar show of 20th century Mexican art at FAC
    • Sep 16, 2004
  • More »

Most Commented On

Top Viewed Stories

All content © Copyright 2016, The Colorado Springs Independent   |   Website powered by Foundation