Paul Klee

Paul Klee – Exhibition At The Tate Modern London October 16th 2012 – March 2013

Paul Klee (1879-1940) the great Swiss /German Modernist painter has a broad retrospective opening at the Tate Gallery in London from October 16th 2012 till March 2013. Klee was the child of a music teacher and a singer and became an accomplished violinist who married Lily Stumpf a Bavarian pianist in 1906. He earned a […]

Paul McCartney New Cover Art

Paul McCartney – NEW – 2013

When Paul McCartney releases a new album, you close your eyes and pray that he tried to do something worthy of his talent. In the last eight years he has released Chaos And Creation In The Backyard 2005, where he tried, Memory Almost Full 2007, where he didn’t and Electric Arguments 2008, under the name […]

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 […]