Tag Archives: John Ellis

Judge Smith Picks Another Lock

January 5, 2023

Forever associated with VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR – a band he had co-founded with Peter Hammill with whom he continued working for years, most notably on “The Fall Of The House Of Usher” in 1981, after exiting the ensemble fold … Continue reading

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Judge Smith Releases Music From His Movie

March 29, 2021

It’s nigh on impossible to remain an original in today’s music world, especially when your career spans over five decades, yet that’s how Judge Smith rolls – and rocks, too – with the veteran’s output being quite varied, if often … Continue reading

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March 29, 2021

Cleopatra 2021 Brit progenitors of sonic disturbance show the world they still care – or give a shit, if you like – and they still bet on optimistic outcome of current troubles. Punk rock may have faded in and out … Continue reading

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THE VIBRATORS Reunite With Chris Spedding On A New Album

November 2, 2020

Punk rock may have faded in and out of public favor but one of the genre’s originators, England’s own THE VIBRATORS, never disappeared from the face of the earth. Last heard on 2019’s among other artists – delivering the hilarious … Continue reading

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MR AVERELL – Gridlock

November 3, 2013

Equally Tuned 2013 Are we lemmings? Dutch artist paints an idiosyncratic picture of an urban state of mind in the company of kindred wandering spirits. It’s not a Jackyll-Hyde situation when RenĂ© van Commenee morphs into Mr Averell and shapes … Continue reading

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