Baxter’s Attic, Jack Bruce/Rory Gallagher “Politician” (live)
A great tune from The Attic this morning. I swear the bass line from this song will be stuck in your head all day. Jack Bruce, of course, from the great band Cream seemed to just fade away after Cream. You might have heard of a gig here or there but for the most part he laid pretty low. He did some session work but money after Cream wasn't a problem. According to Jack "I've always had money because of my early success with Cream, so I tell young musicians to aim to write their own material, because owning the composition rights makes a very big difference". And then there's Rory Gallagher, not exactly a household name but known by guitarists Worldwide. Rory left the planet in 1995. Gallagher enjoyed the "drink" a little too much and passed away after complications following an liver transplant. Here are Bruce and Gallagher doing an old Cream song "Politician..