Van Dyke Parks Provides Notes (Both Musical And Written) For "Under The Covers Vol. 1"
“In the real world, Sid n Susie are Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs – two navigators in the pop musical current, current tense vocally and as tunesmiths with prime craft of their own write.
They’ve bagged the best of the ‘60s, with uncanny insight. I know. I was there but can remember. The decade known as the ‘60s didn’t last ten years. It’s alive and well in this audio embrace.
Here’s a sampling of what made the love vibe that fanned The Revolution.
HoffsisSweetwithHoffsandSweet” – Van Dyke Parks
“It’s All Over Now Baby Blue” – Van Dyke Parks on organ
“Different Drum” – Van Dyke Pars on harpsichord, piano
HOMERCAT provides some interesting thoughts on the album.