January ‘Q’ Maverick
“When people say they like my records I think, ‘If you knew how hard it was to make these records you’d be even more impressed”
Shipbuilding, one of the most noteable protest songs recorded, was written for Robert Wyatt by Elvis Costello. An anti war song touching on the affects of The Falklands war on working class communities.The single was released in five different sleeves, all featuring sections from two of Stanley Spencer’s’s series of eight panels entitled Shipbuilding on the Clyde which were painted in the 1940s
A fantastic 5 days spent down in Somerset shooting for ‘Q’ Review at Glastonbury. Highlights included photographing:
Two Door Cinema Club
And Shaking hands with Charles Bradley, shooting the live sets of Chic, Everything Everything, Villagers, Jagwa Marr, Goat, Beady Eye, Alt J, Savages, Palma Violets, Primal Scream, First Aid Kit, Bobby Womack, Haim, Nick Cave, and Dry The River.
Bring on 2014!
Describing her music as tropical pop, Hollie Cook has released a dub remix version of her eponymous debut album “Hollie Cook”. It’s really great old school . I was privileged to spend an afternoon hearing the band rehearsing for their forthcoming tour and taking pictures for Q. It just doesn’t get much better!