Kevin Ayers – champagne and valium

Kevin Ayers performing on Old Grey Whistle Test

Kevin Ayers and Syd Barrett were the two most important people in British pop music. Everything that came after came from them. (Nick Kent) For six or seven years in the late 60s and early 70s, Kevin Ayers came to the brink of mainstream success. With his debonair English charm, deep wine-soaked voice and lost-boy … Read more