Landscape Short Film featuring Richard Skelton, Rob St John and Laura Cannell

8 March 2015 // Music

Press release: Having recently released his first solo album in over two years, Nimrod Is Lost In Orion And Osyris In The Doggestarre, under the pseudonym The Inward Circles, Richard Skelton will perform three headline UK shows including 20 March Islington Mill Salford, 21 March De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill on Sea and 22 March […]

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Shadows and Reflections – Rob St.John

29 December 2012 // Shadows & Reflections

The year began warm and is closing frozen. In India in early January, as a friend’s wedding stretched over a week, we circled the rural south on trains and buses, sidestepping rusty tiger traps on tea plantations and watching kites circle city streets. On my return, ‘Weald’ (the record I put out at the end […]

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The Robin

3 December 2017 // Birds //Books

A seasonal extract from The Robin: A Biography by Stephen Moss, published by Square Peg and out now. It is often said that robins on the continent are far less tame and confiding than their British cousins. Lack suggested that there were good reasons for this: the properties of our European neighbours do not usually […]

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Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound

9 October 2017 // Field Recording //Sound art

Ian Preece visits Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound, an exhibition currently on show at the British Library: 140 Years of Recorded Sound sounds a somewhat overwhelming notion for an exhibition, but it turns out the British Library’s new initiative to highlight the preservation of their sound archive is a tightly structured affair. It’s a […]

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Grant & I: Inside and Outside The Go-Betweens by Robert Forster

25 August 2017 // Books //Music

Grant McLennan, left, & Robert Forster Grant & I: Inside and Outside The Go-Betweens by Robert Forster (Omnibus Press, paperback, 352 pages. Out now) Review by Kevin Pearce Grace is the word that immediately springs to mind reading Grant & I. It is a book full of grace, leading on to being graceful and gracious. […]

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