17 November 2016 // Music //Remembrance

Photographs taken by Tracey Moberly Words by Bill Drummond There seems to be a new world order in the making. It’s Remembrance Sunday – time to take stock. To this end I have taken myself out of London into Epping Forest. Autumn is at its most glorious. I want to lose myself in the trees. […]

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Leonard Cohen by Tim Tooher

16 November 2016 // Remembrance

Leonard, Hand In Pocket, photograph by Michelle Clement So, in the space of forty-eight hours, we get Trump and lose Leonard Cohen. Trump is nothing new. He’s just let the mask slip in a way that those who lead us normally don’t. We’ve long lived under the rule of such men. Men who rapaciously seek […]

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Caught by the Reaper: Prince Buster 1938-2016

10 September 2016 // Music //Remembrance

Prince Buster is a big deal to me. I’ve listened and danced to his music for well over forty years now. As with his fellow countryman Lee Perry, it’s just always been there. Music how I like it: rhythmic, exotic, rebellious. He died this week and the tributes have been pouring in (unsurprisingly I found […]

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Perry Eliot 1941-2016: My Personal Lament

22 July 2016 // Remembrance

By Richard Worthy We met on a football field in 1972 – Footsbarn Theatre v St.Germans Village. Perry was not good at football and his team’s stars were heard to yell in broad Cornish accents “bloody kick it up the field, m’Lord” He arrived on a powerful Dresda motorbike with a 750cc Norton engine and […]

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Caught by the Reaper – Peregrine, Lord St Germans

17 July 2016 // Port Eliot Festival //Remembrance

We are beyond saddened to hear of the death of Lord Peregrine Eliot, a good, good man and great friend to Caught by the River. Full tributes will follow. Our thoughts are with Cathy, Louis and the family. Read the official statement on the Port Eliot website.

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