It's great to hear his optimism on current single 'Planet Sizes' as Mason sings about looking to the stars and finding the wonder we all had as children. Video: YouTube. It's a classic scene which sums up the enormous cult appeal of the band. People just saw the beards and the acoustic guitars and thought we're just a bunch of hippies sitting around smoking dope all day. But we weren't.
Steve Mason reflects on how The Beta Band were "untainted by corporate ugliness".
They have two albums, two EP's and a number of singles. They formed in after Maclean and Jones had left The Beta Band the previous year and asked Anderson to join their new project. He described the friendship as "Gordon keeps you on your toes with his misbehaviour. The majority of the material was originally written by Anderson. The band made their touring debut in November of that year. The Aliens released their first album, Astronomy for Dogs , on 19 March The album was recorded in The Cave, the small recording space beneath the Forest Cafe in Edinburgh before being put onto disc at Olympic Studios in London. The band produced it themselves.
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Go on your different ways as friends and don't expect your relationship to go anywhere. I chose to get married and move across the state to live with my husband and left my job, family and friends and let me tell you, it's been tremendously difficult to meet new friends in the new town. My Buddhist husband likes Mormons and even going to church. Unless you have some super amazing other dating prospect there isn't a huge reason to cut this relationship off now. Sadly, the general consensus of "convert or nope out" sounds like what will end up happening. But his absence in the spiritual side of my life, and that of my mother, was very hard. Don't let her try to bring in the missionaries to explain; remind her that she is an RM and knows all they do and probably much more. I wouldn't end a relationship with her, just as I wouldn't deny someone a job, or refuse to socialize with someone who is a Mormon.
Even after that, the Church discourages youth from entering serious relationships before they are considering marriage. We are talking about kids and I know it will all fall to me. You have to make the decision as to what you want your home and your children to have in that home. Although with the change in times, people may not follow these rules as stringently as before, it is still better to be careful so as to not offend anyone, and you may possibly land up with the love of your life. Typical American girls have the government to make them feel secure. I wish I could let go of our love as easily as he has, but I just can't.