My Prog Hero: Temples' Thomas Walmsley bangs the gong for the late Daevid Allen
Temples’ psychedelic bass chap chooses the high priest of cosmic anarchy, the late Daevid Allen, as his prog hero
“I got into prog through my dad’s records. He had The Dark Side Of The Moon, mid-period Genesis and one of the weirder Yes albums. These lived at the back of my collection with punk records and singles that I’d bought preceding them. About five years ago, they started to come to the front. The best thing about prog and psych is the lack of rules. It’s the freest music there is.