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Leonid & Friends – Chicago’s 25 or 6 to 4

An evening pause: A great cover by a group of Russians, who did it, as they say, “as a tribute to the one of the greatest bands in the world!”

Hat tip Frank Kelly.

Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

 
The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

 
He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

 
Available everywhere for $3.99 (before discount) at amazon, Barnes & Noble, all ebook vendors, or direct from the ebook publisher, ebookit. And if you buy it from ebookit you don't support the big tech companies and I get a bigger cut much sooner.

5 comments

  • Joe

    Very cool, they about nailed it!

  • m d mill

    That’s what i would call “Solid” Rock…solid from head to toe ,and everywhere in between.

  • Frank

    Indeed. They have more smokin Chicago covers on YouTube. Worth checking out.

  • eddie willers

    Wonderful copy…Kudos.

    I saw the latest R&R Hall of Fame where Chicago was inducted and performed. One thought that stuck me is the difference between singing and playing an instrument. Being 65 years of age, I cringe at seeing my old favorites who can no longer hit the notes they could when they were young.

    But playing a trombone? Just need the air. Pankow sounded the same as he did 45 years ago.

  • Paineite

    Simply outstanding

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