25 December, 2020

Rock Music (Cream)

Posted by Socrates in rock music, Socrates at 1:11 pm | Permanent Link

Cream, “Disraeli Gears” (1967, full album). Don’t let the title fool you. It has zero to do with Benjamin Disraeli and everything to do with a ten-speed bicycle (derailleur gears). It’s a joke of sorts. One of the band members kept calling the bike’s gears “Disraeli gears.” [Audio; 32 minutes].


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