Monthly Archives: May 2012

RAMASES Space Hymns music review by Tom Ozric

Here we have one of the quintessential ‘Hippie’ albums from the early 70’s – where a man and his wife have made a profound discovery by way of Egyptian divinity, and composed a bunch of interesting songs, some of them … Continue reading

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The Many Faces Of Space Hymns | Slideshow

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Ramases’ Guitar | Suborderly

Extracted from a blog post by Suborderly In the late 1970s, my friend and collaborator in Tonesucker, Terry Burrows, bought a 1960s Epiphone acoustic guitar from East End Bargains in Ipswich. The guitar played very nicely but someone had scrawled … Continue reading

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Glass Top Coffin Album Cover

“The dreamer dreamed the dust rose up and walked But when the dreamer woke did anyone tell the dust -and I fell- and stars like dust covered me” – Ramases Tracks: Side One: Golden Landing Long, Long Time Now Mona … Continue reading

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Space Hymns: An Introduction To Prog Rock

Tracks (courtesy AllMusic.com) Disc 1 Title Performer Time 1 Fire Arthur Brown 3:03 2 Question Moody Blues 5:45 3 Notting Hill Gate Quintessence 4:38 4 Tomorrow Night Atomic Rooster 3:57 5 Life Child Ramases 6:37 6 Stranded Khan 6:37 7 … Continue reading

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Space Hymns Album Cover

Ramases and his wife Sel wrote and sing all songs and lyrics. All music on this album was arranged and produced by: Eric Stewart: Lead guitar and moog synthesizer Lol Creme: Lead guitar and moog synthesizer Kevin Godley: Drums & … Continue reading

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Martin Raphael and Ramases are not the same person

It was reported by many reviewers and re-issue liner note writers that Ramases’ real name was Martin Raphael. However in May 2012, Dorothy, better known to Ramases fans as Sel (or Selket), advised that her late husband, Ramases (real name … Continue reading

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Shamus Dark covers Life Child

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