Time signatures can change dramatically in certain songs, which not only keeps drummer David Lovering on his toes, it grabs the listeners’ attention with a skipped heartbeat and catapults them into the chorus. Uplifting major/minor chord changes, prominently distinct bass lines and melodic lead guitar accompaniment combined with a touch of dreamy backing vocals is a majestic formula, that Pixies sound. Francis’ lyrics express a wide range of emotions while also explore some dark and provocative themes from space, religion, sex, incest, death, and pop culture. It is no wonder their music has enraptured countless fans/critics throughout the world as well as featuring in TV and film.
Bitches Brew is the extension of its times, but not only – it’s a deep dive into Miles Davis’ mind, and what was his own deep passion for music, not only jazz.