Posted by Ben on June 23, 2000 at 13:03:00:
In Reply to: Re: Drugged out scene of Brian in 25X5 posted by steel driving hammer on June 23, 2000 at 12:11:07:
: : Did you realize those shots of Brian nodding off in a drunken, drugged state in "25X5" are taken out of context. They're from the film of "We Love You" from July of '67, long previous to the clips from "One Plus One" almost a year later. The text and the images are misleading and give the impression that Brian was totally drugged out during BB sessions.
: Yeah you also probaly noticed him on the Circus.
: Almost motionless through out, exect durring the
: Salt of the Earth sing along, but man was he drugged.
: But he was one of the best blues slide guitar player in the 60's.
: Talented in many other ways but It's such a shame he's gone.
: Problay Ronnie nor Taylor combined are not as diverse as Brian.
: Crying shame.
Well R&R Circus wasn't a great performance by him, but he wasn't out of it either. His slide on "No Expectations" is impeccable. I think he was out of it emotionally, not out of it from drugs. Just my opinion.
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