Learn more Shop now Learn more Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn More Shop now Shop now Learn more Shop Fire Shop Kindle Worried Blues Shop now Fitbit

"Canterbury" wonders

Kevin Mcclure "kevin21549"
 
Third
Third
"The ultimate Softs album with Robert Wyatt's presence still evident, and now with a brilliant bonus CD of the Proms concert. Great remastering too (really!)"
Little Red Record
Little Red Record
"Strangley Robert Wyatts request that the CD be made with side 2 of the LP first then side 1 makes this a much more accessable album. I guess this is the way round I used to play it on LP."
Matching Mole
Matching Mole
"I loved this album when I first heard it. What would this band have gone on to if  Robert's career had not been interupted so taumatically?"
Rock Bottom
Rock Bottom
"Robert Wyatt showed he could still cut the mustard but took a new direction, brilliant , aslo see Shleep below."
BBC Radio 1967-1971
BBC Radio 1967-1971
"The BBC  sessions serve this band very well but they have such a high quality of live and "for broadcast" recordings availble on CD it is difficult to know where to start, well right here!"
Hatfield and the North
Hatfield and the North
"Dave Stewart has always resented the Canterbury tag but he is in here several times so he'd better get used to it. Lovely but challenging sounds."
Rotters Club
Rotters Club
"More Hatfield brilliance"
National Health
National Health
"This will make you feel better!"
Camembert Electrique
Camembert Electrique
"Spaced out hippy nonsense, wonderful"
Jet-Propelled Photographs
Jet-Propelled Photographs
"With Allen & Ayers still onboard this is a more playful sounding band, another "what if " in Robert Wyatts career as the balance of power was very much in his camp at this point."
Egg
Egg
"With Movement 3 restored to Symphony No. 2 this is even better than I remember the LP, Essential!"
The Polite Force: Remastered
The Polite Force: Remastered
"Further development of this brilliant trio that should have been bigger than ELP"
Space Shanty
Space Shanty
"Steve Hillage's band (I know it put me off at first too) with Dave Stewart guesting, excellent!"
Arzachel
Arzachel
"Egg make another album with their friend and former bandmate (Steve Hillage) during his summer holidays from university! What did you do during your summer holidays?"
In the Land of Grey and Pink
In the Land of Grey and Pink
"The album that really confirmed to me that this was my kind of music. I do have much much wider tastes now."
Caravan & The New Symphonia: The Complete Concert
Caravan & The New Symphonia: The Complete Concert
"In all it's glory on this CD re-issue Again the rock band  symphony orchestra combo did not turne me on at first."
Live at the Fairfield Halls, 1974
Live at the Fairfield Halls, 1974
"If you can't bear the orchestra on, above, then  this is the band alone with much the same set."
Seven
Seven
"The end of this line of musical development before the change of direction heralded by Alan Holdsworth's arrival on Bundles (which was the last great Soft machine album)"
Gazeuse!
Gazeuse!
"As Pierre Moerlen took over this became a different band. It is asame that so few of the subsequent albums are availble."
Of Queues & Cures
Of Queues & Cures
"The album with the cappella drum solo."
Another Fine Tune You've Got
Another Fine Tune You've Got
"Alan Gowan's brilliant band"
Gilgamesh
Gilgamesh
"This looks like a childrens' record but the sound is definitely for mature ears only"
On the Radio
On the Radio
"A top notch collection of BBC sessions capturing the essence of Matching Mole"
Six
Six
"The Studio:Live album susstains the mood more effectively on a single CD. Remember all that messing around having to change sides 3 times?"
Shleep
Shleep
"Just when you thought that the music industry had gone stale here come Mr. Wyatt to the rescue."