Michael Nyman published an influential book in 1974 on experimental music called Experimental Music: Cage and Beyond. John Cage and other avant garde and experimental composers had a significant influence on Michael Nyman who is best known as a composer in his own right. He released his self-titled debut album in 1981. But is best [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Boxed Set'
Terry Lane - Sunday 12.01.14, 14:28pm
Edwin Huxley - Wednesday 30.10.13, 14:42pm
The Orb are currently amidst a 25 year anniversary UK Tour promoting their current retrospective 4 CD box set, History Of The Future – The Island Years.
It seems almost incomprehensible that it’s now 25 years since Alex Paterson took his first giant steps under the banner of The Orb. Caught in the escalating rush of [...]
Edwin Huxley - Sunday 30.06.13, 13:27pm
Poverty stricken students of 1968 rolled their own – not for them the cigarette temptations of a pack of 10 Embassy, no, their tobacco thrills came hand rolled, usually in Rizla papers which kindly reminded the participant that they were about to run out, with a yellow interleaf paper with bold red type stating Only [...]
Terry Lane - Sunday 29.07.12, 17:25pm
Universal have announced details of the 35th Anniversary ‘Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols’ limited edition super deluxe box set to be released on 24th September.
As one of the most iconic and influential albums in music history ‘Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols’ still sounds as powerful and unique as ever, [...]
Edwin Huxley - Monday 12.03.12, 07:26am
Following the announcement that celebrated Brit rockers, Reef, are to release an exceptional and innovative box set in March, we can now reveal the full and comprehensive tracklisting.
Available to buy on 26th March 2012 Reef release their complete recorded works in this all-encompassing box set. Spanning across their ten year career, the 9 CD and [...]