Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fi - Hi Podcast Ep 35 : Justin Trosper on Robert Wyatt's Rock Bottom.

Follow link (unable to embed here) for Fidelity High podcast with Justin Trosper, frontman and founding member of the post-hardcore band Unwound, on Robert Wyatt and "Rock Bottom".

Originally aired during Fidelity High Radio on WXNA 101.5 FM Nashville - Sunday, April 16, 2017.

Monday, April 3, 2017

Matt Hulse, Ivor Cutler and Beautiful Cosmos


Matt Hulse, Ivor Cutler and Beautiful Cosmos from Matt Hulse on Vimeo.


"On Saturday March 26th 2016 Matt Hulse led an audience at the Beijing Bookworm Literary Festival in a live hum-a-long rendition of Ivor Cutler's 'Beautiful Cosmos'. This was part of an event called 'Whisky & Writers' curated by Anthony Tao" (Vimeo).

Hobo Plays Robert Wyatt



This is happening tomorrow (4 April 2017): HOBO plays Robert Wyatt.

Eloisa Manera: violin, vocals
Massimo Giuntoli: keyboards, vocals.

They also played this in September 2016. Hoping for some footage!

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Miku Hatsune "O Caroline"



I must admit I´m not absolutely sure about this one, but I found it via Twitter today (@CCCharlieCCC), so here is"Vocaloid" Miku Hatsune with Matching Moles' "O Caroline".

The São Paulo Tapes



We have had a couple of posts earlier on Monica Vasconcelos and Robert Wyatt´s crowdfunded project "The São Paulo Tapes - Brazilian resistance songs", and now it seems to be out!

I will add more info when I find it. Where to order etc.


ThankYou_TSPTapes from Mônica on Vimeo.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Loïs Le Van: Alifib



Check out Loïs Le Van´s album "So much more" (Hevhetia 2016) on Bandcamp.

Track no. 5 is a fine version of Robert Wyatt´s "Alifib".

Loïs Le Van : voice
Sylvain Rifflet : tenor saxophone, clarinet
Bruno Ruder : piano
Chris Jennings : bass

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Fix it, Leroy!



Hey, this seems like an interesting publication and happening!

"VOX Press will host a release party to celebrate the publication of Fix It, Leroy! Adventures in Misfit Music by local author David Shirley on Tuesday, February 28. The event, which is open to the public, will be held at High Point Coffee on the and will begin at 6 pm.

Shirley will read a brief selection from the book, which features interviews with and articles about a variety of offbeat, under-appreciated musicians, including Laurie Anderson, Pere Ubu, Robert Wyatt, The Fugs, Faust, Wadada Leo Smith, Arto Lindsay, Kristin Hersh, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Bill Fay, Mary Margaret O’Hara, Vashti Bunyan and 20 other brilliantly gifted but commercially neglected performers".

The Yodeling Anarcho-Syndicalists will perform songs by Robert Wyatt and others!