A sublime evening - they make it look so easy. No recording or photography permitted at NCH, which is strictly enforced, so just a couple of very blurry, surreptitiously snatched, pics. But also one of my signed vinyl copy of Toumani & Sidiki, they did the honours in the foyer afterwards.
Sunday, 8 June 2014
Thursday, 5 June 2014
What a privilege, and a pleasure, to have been there: an understated, unshowy guitarist, who nevertheless makes every note count. There's no grandstanding, and he understands that his considerable musicianship is always in the service of the song. Well, I had a good time...
Sunday, 1 June 2014
Some snaps from yesterday's bash, featuring And So I Watch You From Afar, The Flaming Lips, dancing crowds, Jane, Des and, of course, Kevin Shields with The Flaming Lips, doing a cover of Bowie's "Heroes".