Tag Archives: Canterbury scene

THE ARTAUD BEATS ‎– Nødutgang. Bodø 28.10.11

March 28, 2019

Bonobo’s Ark 2018 From Canterbury to the whole wide world, unorthodox ensemble exercise concert telepathy. It started back in 2009, when pianist Yumi Hara and reeds player Geoff Leigh had issued and, around that time, met the latter’s HENRY COW … Continue reading

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LAPIS LAZULI – Brain

January 22, 2019

Lapis Lazuli 2018 Perilously exciting journey into collective mind of synesthesia-living quartet from the heart of English quirkiness. A Canterbury-scene band from Canterbury itself: this may sound illogical, yet illogic is the gist of the local genre – a reasoning … Continue reading

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GEOFFREY RICHARDSON – The Garden Of Love

April 22, 2016

Esoteric Antenna 2015 Hazy summery record from the Canterbury scene associate who makes nuance the name of the game. If the title of Geoffrey Richardson’s second solo album – its emotional theme following up 1993’s “Viola Mon Amour” – suggests … Continue reading

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QUANTUM JUMP – Barracuda

June 6, 2015

The Electric Record 1977 / Esoteric 2015 Voracious, if non-predatory, attack of the magnificent three – their last one before the hit. It was a failure, but not on the band’s part, when “The Lone Ranger” from their had been … Continue reading

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THE ARTAUD BEATS: Not HENRY COW Reincarnation

June 5, 2015

It started back in 2009, when pianist and singer Yumi Hara and reeds player Geoff Leigh recorded  and, around that time, met the latter’s former HENRY COW colleagues, bassist John Greaves and drummer Chris Cutler, at a festival. There and then, the … Continue reading

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