Rock Anthems (2)
'The Undertaker', David
Knights Ė original melodic bassist for the band who, contrary to popular
did not play bass patterns totally conceived by Brooker. He was given basic linessuch as the descending
opening section in She Wandered through the Garden Fence but the middle flowing improvisational
flourishes are Davidís own. Itís easy to tell the difference between piano composed bass lines and guitar-oriented ones
The AWSoP video, re-recorded with the new members, Trower and Wilson
and in more splendiferous colour and sans the Vietnam war footage of the original
Gary Brooker in the live to
synched AWSoP segment. In the video, in all seriousness,
Gary looks somewhat influenced by Tetrahydrocannabinol extracts
he hands of Matthew Fisher on his own M-102 Hammond organ ...
and in stripy garment of the most Ďadelic persuasion
Knights, Fisher and Brooker in traditional 'Chinese Clobber'
Matthew and Gary during the direct interview segment with Hammond emulation VK organ
Thanks to Larry Pennisi (esp.
for captions), Marvin Chassman, Ted McCallion
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