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9 thoughts on “ LTTS - Big Jim Sullivan - Sitar Beat (Vinyl, LP)

  1. Sitar Beat. £ Music On Vinyl. MOVLP Format: LP. Genre: New. Beat Psych & 60s. A legend of British music, Big Jim Sullivan's career has been truly amazing. From playing session guitar on almost every British hit single of the early 's, he went on to work with people such as Serge Gainsbourg, Frank Zappa and Bowie throughout the.
  2. Sullivan played with Jones for five years, while at the same time recording and releasing three studio albums under his own name: Sitar Beat, on which he played the sitar, an album of Gilbert O’Sullivan songs called Sullivan Plays O’Sullivan, and Big Jim’s Back in Sullivan didn’t experience much in the way of success with his solo.
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  4. James George Tomkins (14 February – 2 October ), known professionally as Big Jim Sullivan, was an English musician whose career started in He was best known as a session esevpubderpflounaf.grogramesearchlisurderssimpnasibolgwe.infoinfo the s and s he was one of the most in-demand studio musicians in the UK, and performed on around charting singles over his career, including 54 UK Number One hits.
  5. "In Big Jim Sullivan took his first lesson on the Sitar from a Professor at a London College of Ethnic Music. Going to a music school must have been a novel idea as Big Jim had been playing guitar on sessions since , resulting in his presence on more UK hits than anyone else.
  6. Big Jim Sullivan was a British session guitarist, and a skilled sitar player. Once the Beatles popularized the instrument on "Norwegian Wood," it was only a matter of time before someone decided it would be a great idea to record an entire LP's worth of Indian-themed instrumentals with pop-rock overtones.4/5(6).
  7. After studying at the music school Big Jim Sullivan traded in his customary guitar for the sitar and created an uncanny fusion of Eastern and Western music on Sitar Beat. This album was originally released in the late s, when the sitar and other Indian instruments enjoyed a certain degree of popularity in the West as 'exotic' flavors.
  8. Big Jim Sullivan was a well-known English session guitarist of the 60's and 70's who performed with the likes of The Who, The Rolling Stones, The Animals and The Kinks. After studying with a famous Indian musician in the mids Big Jim traded in his customary guitar for the sitar and created an uncanny fusion of Eastern and Western music on the excellent Sitar Beat.
  9. Big Jim Sullivan - Sitar Beat - Music On Vinyl - LP: £ LP: £ - LP on g black vinyl. Big Jim Sullivan was a wellknown session musician in his time and was asked by many bands including The Who, The Rolling.

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