...very few of those musicians who passed through the ranks of what they affectionately called the 'Man Family Jungle' are still with us, sadly, This set, however, is a fine tribute to Mickey Jones, Deke Leonard, Clive John, Phil Ryan, Will Youatt and the rest of the departed Man Men, as we might say. They..
The twelve-minute Reaffirmation … is another stunning exercise in ensemble playing, and really shows how good the band could be when on the top of their game. Personally, I blame Man. For what, you may ask, and what relevance can a proggy Welsh band have to this review of a London-based bunch who hovered around..
Son Of Man, led by George Jones (son of man legend Mickey) recently released the album State of Dystopia (see review posted 27 Feb 2020). Following the release of the album, I have the opportunity to sit down with George for Velvet Thunder, and discuss the latest news about the band and also the strange..
"A State of Dystopia is defined as an imagined (hah!) state or society in which there is great suffering or injustice." No, I'm not about to get political with you all, I'm just pleased to report that Son of Man are about to release their second album, with that title, as a follow-up to their..