The music of Gong sounds as fresh today as 50 years ago when the album ‘Continental Circus’ was released.

Blues for Findley
Gong with Daevid Allen

Gong avec Daevid Allen – Blues For Findlay (1971)

Daevid Allen: Guitar, Vocals
Gilli Smyth: space whispers, vocals
Didier Malherbe: sax
Christian Tristch: Bass
Pip Pyle: Drums

Motorcycle racer
greatest private rider in the world
lucky time chaser
greatest private rider in the world
I’m gonna be the fastest rider
comin’up behind you
now, I’m comin’up, you see me Agostini
now to catch y later oh yeah

Can’t you see me Agostini ?
can’t you see me Agostiniv?
comin’up behind you
comin’up behind you…
can’t you see me Agostini ?
can’t you see me Agostini ?

Gonna catch y later
gonna catch y later…
I’m gonna be the fastest rider
I’m gonna be the fastest rider…
comin’up behind you
comin’up behind you…

Well on a good day guess I’m just
the greatest private rider in the world
so cool Baby
see you waitin’ at the startin’ line
so cool Baby
maybe gonna be the last time
all I hope to see y later
use you know together we could be
so team to make it
so can make it
everybody watching me go
all the world is coming at me
coming at me pretty fast
pretty fast
is it ain’t me movin’ ?
is it ain’t me movin’ ?
and the trees go past
the trees go past…
and the world is coming at me
the world is coming at me…

Please, put your helmet on if you’re gonna watch this video !

Click on the image below to watch footage of the motorrace Isle of Man, Manx Grand Prix 2019, with Findley’s Blues as soundtrack.

links to the original material:
YouTube footage:
https://youtu.be/N4Sh4tIGb1Y
Buy the album:
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