My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-6-28) →
Bob Dylan (52) Blind Willie McTell (22) Gillian Welch & David Rawlings (21) Robert Johnson (15) Belle and Sebastian (13) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Davey Graham, amazing guitar, amazing drums.
Dick Dale absolutely flying through ‘Ghost...
Flood / Films / Fusion
Sitting on the back seat of a slow coach from Passau to Berlin. The sign says 458km from here - not too bad, but we’re really looking at an 9 hour journey door to door. I pinched a small pillow from the hotel (it really looked like they had plenty) so might catch up with some sleep en route. Last night I played upstairs at Pro-Li in Passau for the opening of the Crank Cookie film festival....
Of several acceptable explanations for a phenomenon, the simplest is preferable.– Occam’s razor
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-6-21) →
Bruce Springsteen (18) Spiritualized (16) The Diamond Family Archive (12) The La’s (12) Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy (12) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Recording and releasing and some shows to think...
This week Lawry Birdengine has been staying here in Berlin - we’ve had a lovely couple of days walking about the sunny streets, climbing Teufelsberg, and catching up with the news from Brighton. He came for a show here that by the time we both played felt like it was the smallest reason he had come, which was possibly just as well judging by the amount of beautiful empty chairs sitting in...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-6-14) →
Neil Young (37) Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan (25) Bob Dylan (21) Sam Amidon (18) Dieter Wyberneit (15) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Why are there bombs? Isn’t it enough to go fast?– Fee, playing Mario Kart 64.
Been kind of writing scrappy things the last few days, trying to find stuff for this lovely band I play with when we can get together. It sent me back to our last ‘gig’ together - in March last year at the BBC… We have another show together in July here in Berlin. More on that nearer the day, there’s loads before that.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-6-7) →
The Doors (37) Bob Dylan (28) Arctic Monkeys (25) Elliott Smith (18) Sam Amidon (17) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Beckett on UbuWeb →
Krapp’s Last Tape to download.
http://www.fusion-festival.de/ I play at this and I asked for two backstage tickets and today I received 17. Suffice to say if anyone wants to come please get in touch. Stephen The Great Park
Fee bought me a spaghetti plant as a reward for being a loser.
A version of my song ‘Little Mice’ I...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-5-31) →
Radiohead (19) The Diamond Family Archive (14) Alela Diane (10) Thirty Pounds Of Bone (10) Led Zeppelin (9) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz