the dopeness of the turtles

following on from Jimmy James (see previous post) here’s the break:

some nice open drums on this excellent track:

The description says “live”, I say beard.

Don’t know if anybody ever used this, maybe they should:

But beware lawsuits as the turtles sued the asses of de la soul for this lift:

The Turtles career was blighted by numerous lawsuits involving a long string of crooked managers apparently resulting in the loss of hundreds of thousands of dollars, so it’s understandable that they weren’t prepared to let somebody use their music so blatantly for free. However I’m sure we’d all rather hear the beasties and de la taking snippets of the turtles music to make new songs than scouse schmindie warbler and all round soccer maniac Ian “Moores murderer” Brodie make god awful turtles covers.

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