Tag Archives: Richard Thompson


December 14, 2017

MiG 2017 When the night is like no other and the room is ringing in his ears, unlikely rock hero rides out to see the glory. This artist always seemed a reluctant solo star: he didn’t tour “Henry The Human … Continue reading

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Richard Thompson Fixes In The Zone

April 28, 2015

Richard Thompson has never been known for standing in one place, even when he revisits his back catalogue, as the guitarist did on last year’s , but its follow-up is laconically titled “Still.” Produced by WILCO’s Jeff Tweedy, it will be out on June … Continue reading

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JUDY DYBLE – Gathering The Threads

March 12, 2015

Judy Dyble 2015 Subtitled “Fifty Years Of Stuff,” a marvelous overview of lost gem’s of English folk rock first decades on the stage and behind the scenes. She may be praised as a national treasure now, but only core followers … Continue reading

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Yusuf to cover PROCOL HARUM and Edgar Winter

September 15, 2014

About a year ago, when we on Yusuf Islam, formerly Cat Stevens, recording an album with Rick Rubin producing and Richard Thompson adding guitar, it wasn’t known that the result would be a half-covers record. Yet is is. “Tell ‘Em … Continue reading

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RICHARD THOMPSON – Acoustic Classics

August 28, 2014

Beeswing 2014 Officer of the Order of the British Empire boils poignant pieces from his catalogue down to their bare bones. For all his charged brilliance, unplugged approach has long been part of Richard Thompson’s live performances, but this album, a … Continue reading

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