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How To Move Forward

I’m currently listening to one of my all-time favourite musicians David Sylvian, probably better known in the early 1980s for being ‘the most beautiful man in the world’ and for his band Japan and songs such as ‘Forbidden Colours’ and ‘Ghosts’. 735 more words


Darshan (Robert Fripp & David Sylvian)

The implausible-til-you-hear-it collision between Robert Fripp and early ‘90s house music.


There's a Storm Coming...

I’m very pleased to announce that November 2014 will see the release of a very limited number of original landscape oil paintings featuring the Yorkshire Pennines. 71 more words


Japan and China

I think this is a rather clever combination of West and East, managing to be both a great pop song while infusing what seem to me to be unmistakably Chinese sounds. 135 more words

The Planet of Rude Surprises

- The Heart Knows Better, 2014 -


- Late Night Shopping, 2014 -



Waves (Robert Fripp & David Sylvian)

Somewhere in America, the prog-rock mastodon that is King Crimson is lumbering into action for the first time since 2008 – during which time the band’s baffling mastermind, West Country Hannibal Lecter Robert Fripp, repeatedly insisted he’d retired. 170 more words