Tuesday, January 19th, 2010
Great news! Clashmusic.com reports that the new album from Venus 3 (which was actually recorded before Goodnight Oslo) will be available in two months' time.
Nice quote from Hitchcock: "We wanted to create a sprawling record like The Basement Tapes: so we sprawled for a week and then spent three years editing it."
- Star of Venus
- The Afterlight
- Ordinary Millionaire
- John in the Air
- Propellor Time
- Sickie Boy
- Born on the Wind
Thursday, February 11th, 2010
So YepRoc has no plans to release Propellor Time in the U.S., in physical or digital format. That's no good! If you are on FaceBook (and it makes a difference to you), go join the FaceBook group Persuade YepRoc to release Propellor Time stateside. That'll show 'em!
Monday, March first, 2010
The first video from Propellor Time is up at The Museum of Robyn Hitchcock:
The lines "To say you're only human,/ To say you're just a man,/ Well what does that mean?" Are reminding me strongly of something but I cannot figure out just what right now...
The video is (like The Day Before Boxing Day) directed by Hannah Bird and released on Groove Egg -- now I want to find out more about this.
Wednesday, March 31st, 2010
My copy of Propellor Time was in the mail today! Oh boy oh boy... Here's our man playing his harmonica in the back of a black cab:
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