‘My White Bicycle’, written by Keith Hopkins (the real name of Tomorrow lead singer Keith West) and Ken Burgess, was inspired by the White Bicycle Plan: a community bike–sharing programme that industrial designer–inventor Luud Schimmelpennink of the radical Dutch Provo counterculture movement instigated in Amsterdam during the mid–s.
Apr 10, · “My White Bicycle” came out as a single while the band was still recording the album. Tomorrow disbanded as singer West found fame with producer Wirtz’s concept LP “Excerpt From a Teenage Opera.” Howe joined Yes in Club guru turned producer Joe Boyd remembered the song. He wrote a book called “White Bicycles: Making Music in the s.” Steve Howe revived .
Tomorrow's September single "Revolution" preceded the Beatles song "Revolution" by a year. In Joe Boyd's book White Bicycles – Making Music in the s he asserts the band's performance of the song one night at the UFO Club as the apotheosis of the '60s UK underground. Tomorrow also jammed with Jimi Hendrix at the UFO dathistazahnmoditius.infoinfo: Psychedelic rock, psychedelic pop, freakbeat.
"My White Bicycle" is Tomorrow's debut single. According to Tomorrow drummer John 'Twink' Alder, the song was inspired by the Dutch Provos, an anarchist group in Amsterdam which instituted a bicycle-sharing system: "They had white bicycles in Amsterdam and they used to leave them around the town. And if you were going somewhere and you needed to use a bike, you'd just take the bike and you'd Genre: Psychedelic rock.
Aug 31, · My white bicycle (My white bicycle) My white bicycle [ Tomorrow Lyrics are found on dathistazahnmoditius.infoinfo ] (My white bicycle) Lift up both hands, his head in disgrace Shines no light upon my .