David Bowie Aladdin Sane slide

Bowie As An Art Exhibition

After 6 months at the Albert and Victoria museum In London from March till August this year, David Bowie’s life/art retrospective has now arrived in Ontario in Canada. The exhibition covers Bowie’s whole career and places him historically as an important cultural contributor of the 2oth century. From his genre shifts, his introduction of theatre […]

CBGB Tourist Attraction

CBGB The Movie – 2013

      CBGB the movie is released this week and sees Alan Rickman playing owner Hilly Crystal. The commercialisation of the brand is complete. CBGB’s as a tourist attraction, CBGB”s as a T-shirt, CBGB’s as a movie with proper actors. It seems along way from the glory days of The Ramones, Patti Smith, Blondie, […]

Robert Wyatt '68 Album Cover

8/10/13 – Robert Wyatt and Cunieform Records Release Lost Recordings From 1968. Plus a personal reflection on his music and a compact overview of his musical history.6Lost Recording’s: A personal reflection on his music and a compact overview of his musical history.

As a Robert Wyatt aficionado this is a delightful piece of news. If you do not know about Robert Wyatt then you can investigate many different stages of his career as a drummer, innovator, singer and a political voice. As part of the Canterbury scene (I recently picked up The Wilde Flowers vinyl release) along […]