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 […]

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 […]