Bethlehem Asylum Reunion at
Smokehouse, April 2004
Russell Buddy Helm
is a clip from the survivors of
Bethlehem Asylum reunion April 2004 in
Florida at Skipper's Smokehouse. I
just put up a video camera and got sound
the PA system speakers. So forgive the
the clip on YOUTUBE.COM!
this is a hint of things to come. We
performed another reunion concert in St.
Florida April 2006 and that is
now a DVD with good sound, which will be
In case you were
not born yet, Bethlehem
Asylum was a psychedelic Jazz, folk rock
in the Southeast from 1969 til
1972. We had some great players in the
Dechant went on to be the sax
player with Hall and Oates, Danny Finley
on to be Panama Red and play with
Kinky Friedman, Buddy Helm went out to LA
worked with Tim Buckley, Zappa and a
bunch of cool people.
Ghandi was a fantastic keyboard
player(he's gone) and Jim Neiman was a
bass player and singer(he is also
gone) but they are not forgotten.
did two albums with Exit-Capricorn
records in Macon which were released on
Records. A compilation
available at CD