This is the third track on the double album Gone to Earth. It’s my favourite Sylvian song and has been for thirty years.
It’s magical, even though on first listening (all those years ago) I struggled to find the melody in parts. 427 more words
I’ve avoided the televised tributes that have been popping up lately (and based on what I’ve heard, they got mixed reviews). However, I’d definitely tune in if they could arrange this line-up: Peter Murphy, Richard Butler, David Sylvian, Brett Anderson, Iggy Pop, Kraftwerk and Scott Walker. 12 more words
I have been musing long and hard this week over the strange world of the avid music collector. This has been influenced by a number of factors, not least the rather fabulous experience we had last week, when Steve & Richard announced a ‘flash sale’ of some of the remaining (and hard to come by) JBK stock via their bandcamp page. 1,209 more words