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Grouped named themselves after a retirement community in Sun City, Arizona. During their long career, they released some 50 albums, and many other recordings, some of which on cassettes. I actually have a couple of cassette recordings of their that I picked up in thrift shops during the years. Similarly to the solo projects of Sir Richard Bishop, groups music was highly experimental and is very difficult to pin down a particular music genre. They mainly played experimental rock, but with emphasis on the experimental part.

They would frequently mix jazz, esoterica, oriental beats and even spoken word performances into their music. Their song lyrics mainly focused on mysticism, religion, paranormal and other spiritual topics. Live performances were frequently prone to free improvisation and audience participation. Their concerts were more similar to performance art then they were to band events.

The group gathered a faithful following and produced critically acclaimed music. In Charles Gocher died after a long battle with cancer. Bishop brothers went on a farewell tour in his honor and decided to continue their their individual careers thus ending Sun City Girls after 26 year long career.

One of their most famous albums is the "Torch of the Mystics". Covering the entire discography of Sun City Girls would take a while since they published an exorbitant amounts of music. What we can do is focus on their studio albums, since large number of the albums that they released were live albums, not that there's anything wrong with that.

Their first album was called "Sun City Girls" and it was released in Soon after that inthe band released "Grotto of Miracles". Next year, in"Horse Cock Phepner" was released. Following their yearly release cycle, the band released "Dawn of the Devi" in They then took a two year break only to come back with two new albums in"Valentines From Matahari" and "Kaliflower". Next year inthe band released "Jacks Creek". Inthey released Dante's Disneyland Inferno. This album consists of nine extemporaneous pieces for solo acoustic guitar.

This was followed by two more releases from Locust: Elektronika Demonika, a recording of electronics, containing no guitar at all; Sir Richard Bishop The Freak Of Araby While My Guitar Violently Bleeds, which is made up of three extended Ian Pooley And Alec Empire Pulse Code EP for acoustic and Sir Richard Bishop The Freak Of Araby guitar.

It includes works for acoustic, Sir Richard Bishop The Freak Of Araby and lapsteel guitar, plus two piano compositions. This was the first Bishop album to feature a full band of supporting musicians. In the early s he was also a member of the group Paris which included Alan Bishop, J. Akkari and former Velvet Underground drummer Moe Tucker. Asia and beyond. Guitarist and Sun City Federico Albanese The Houseboat And The Moon founder Richard Bishop has a fluid and not overly nerdy mastery of a shit-ton of musical styles.

Dude can improvise or play intricate compositions; he can go slow and weird or fast as fuck; he Sir Richard Bishop The Freak Of Araby play like he's at a Turkish funeral or Hindu religious ceremony or Western swing wedding, do a perfect Django-esque tune at breakneck speed, and then pull off a dirty bar-band take on "Radar Love".

It's only when you take in all of it that you get close to what Bishop's own style is: he's a shape-shifter, plain and simple. As soon as you have him figured out and pinned down, he's well onto the next thing.

Even the most casual fan will warn that you never quite know what you're going to get. This time out, Bishop jettisons the guitar soli approach that's defined the majority of his solo stuff.


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  1. Arabic music has long held a place in Bishop's heart as a guitarist, as a member of the Sun City Girls and as a solo artist, but he's never indulged it so completely as he does on The Freak of Araby. There are two distinct inspirations for this album; the primary one is the Egyptian guitarist Omar Khorshid (), known as "the King of Arab Guitar."8/
  2. Buy Sir Richard Bishop albums on Bandcamp There are in total 3 albums of Sir Richards on Bandcamp, “Tangier Sessions”, “The Freak Of Araby” and Polytheistic Fragments”. All three of them are available for purchase and all three are available for some limited streaming.
  3. Richard Bishop is an experimental guitarist whose improvisations and compositions often reflect the shadow worlds of India, the Middle East, North Africa, and other points along the Gypsy trail. Ric. Portland. 26 Tracks. Followers. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Sir Richard Bishop on your desktop or mobile device.
  4. Dec 22,  · The Freak of Araby, A haunting tribute to Omar Khorshid by the founding member of Sun City Girls, Rick Bishop.
  5. Sir Richard Bishop and his transcendental guitar are at it again. Playing homage to a guitar hero of his youth, Omar Khorshid, The Freak of Araby is perhaps Bishop 's most linear work, focusing on a specific traditional music that dates back to ancient times as well as to Sir Richard 's .
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  7. saw the first Sir Richard release from the Drag City label, Polytheistic Fragments. It includes works for acoustic, electric and lapsteel guitar, plus two piano compositions. Next up was The Freak of Araby (Drag City, ). This was the first Bishop album to feature a full band of supporting musicians.

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