BIG BOY PETE - World War 4 - Gerfab, 1968-69


Big Boy Pete: WORLD WAR IV is his masterpiece. Created in 1969 by England's King of Freakbeat, this 47 minute Symphonic Poem graphically depicts the final hour of destruction for planet Earth. Having toured extensively with the Beatles, Pete presented WORLD WAR IV to his old mate John Lennon who wanted to release it on Apple Records. Taken from the original master tapes, the piece is coPete Miller spent 12 months writing and recording WORLD WAR IV in his English studio from March 1968 to March 1969.

1. Overture
2. Largo
3. Transience
4. Echelon
5. Quietus
6. Finale